Brian Zimmerman
Brian Zimmerman

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sarver, Pa.

High School:
Freeport Area

Event:
Javelin

Birthdate:
12/12/1988

Major:
Environ. Science


Personal Records: Javelin 227'10" (UC School Record)

2011: Returned from shoulder surgery to place 4th at the All Ohio Championships and place 4th at the Big East Championships in the javelin, earned the Bearcat Award for his valiant efforts.

2010: Voted MVP Field Athlete of the year, All-Ohio Champion in the Javelin, set a school record of 227'10" winning the Big East Outdoor Championships, NCAA Finalist in the Javelin (finished 19th)

2008: Broke the school's longest-standing record - Bob Brickweg's javelin mark, set in 1967 - with a 204' 0" toss at the All-Ohio Championships ... finished eighth at the BIG EAST Championships with a throw of 188' 6" in the javelin.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Freeport Area High School ... set school record and Pine Richland Invitational record in the javelin throw as a junior with a 194' 0" toss ... district champion in javelin as a freshman ... finished third in state as a junior.

Personal: Born Dec. 12, 1988 ... son of Walter and Delores Zimmerman.