Awards & Honors:
All-Big 12: Triple Jump (2013)
Outdoor: Took fifth at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships on a jump of 49’7.75” (15.13m) … set a career-best at the Baldy Castillo Invitational, taking the event title with a PR of 49’11.75” (15.23m) … notched top-five finishes in five of his six competitions … posted scoring marks of 49’ or better in four of six outings.
Indoor: Competed in seven triple-jump competitions over the indoor slate … picked up three event titles … posted a season-best jump of 48’6” (14.78m) at the UNI-Dome Open … placed seventh at the Big 12 Indoor Championships with a 45’8” (13.92m) performance … placed third at the ISU Classic, Husker Invitational and Holiday Preview.
Outdoor: Placed seventh at the USA Junior Outdoor Championships with a jump of 47-09.25 ... earned All-Big 12 Honors placing sixth in the triple jump with 49-00.75 at the Big 12 Championships ... cleared a height of 5-10.75 in the high jump at the Jim Duncan Invite ... set a personal best mark in the triple jump with 48-02.00 at the Sun Angel Classic.
Indoor: Earned second with a personal best mark of 46-05.25 in the triple jump at the NCAA Qualifier ... cleared a mark of 45-02.00 in the triple jump at the ISU Classic ... earned fourth in the triple jump with a mark of 45-09.00 at the ISU Open ... placed first in the triple jump with a mark of 46-01.25 at the Holiday Preview.
Before Iowa State
Hamline Elite Meet champion as a senior in the triple jump with a jump of 46'3" ... as a senior was conference champion in the triple jump and high jump ... as a junior was a finalist in the 4x100-meter relay at the 2011 Minnesota state track meet ... as a junior won All-Conference in the triple jump and high jump ... All-Conference honorable mention in the long jump both junior and senior seasons.
Born July 6, 1994 ... son of Kevin and Angela Poster ... kinesiology major.