Thunderstorms Delay Events by 3 Hours Friday in Austin
Bears Advance 2 Long Jumpers to National Championships
More Than 30 Qualifiers Will Give Cal Strong Representation
Top 12 Out of Each Event Will Advance to NCAA Nationals
Senior Runs PR 13.43 to Lead Bears at Pac-12 Championships
High School: Captured CIF titles in the shot put (62-5.25) and discus (196-4) as a senior and won the state crown in the discus as a junior (185-9) ... set his PR of 64-6.50 the shot put in qualifying (#1 in California and #9 in U.S.) ... member of the 2012 USA Today All-USA track & field team ... voted team MVP ... best distance in the discus came during a victory at the Arcadia Invitational (209-8) ... mark ranked second in the country and first in California among preps for 2012 ... captured a silver medal in the discus at the 2009 World Youth Games in Lille, France (201-4). Personal: Born Jan. 9, 1994 ... mother is Christine Cochran ... in addition to track, also played four years of varsity football ... undeclared major.