Junior (2007): Posted a regional-qualifying and lifetime-best 177-9 (54.19 meters) in the discus to place 13th at the Pac-10 championships...recorded Cal's top mark of the season in the shot put (54-7.25) to place fourth at the California Collegiate Challenge...was fourth in the javelin with a mark of 166-9 (50.84) at the Big Meet...posted Cal's top indoor mark in the shot put with a 55-5.75 (16.91) at the Dan DeHart Invitational.
Sophomore (2006): Finished 17th in the shot put (16.14 meters, 52-11.50) at the NCAA West Regional...notched Cal's top throw in the shot put (17.01, 55-09.75) at the Big Meet...had Cal's fourth-best discus mark (51.03, 167-05), at the Johnny Mathis Invitational and fifth-best javelin mark (53.56, 175-09) at the Bay Area Blast Off...redshirted the indoor season.
Freshman (2005): Kent posted Cal's second-best mark of the season in the shot put (58-02.00/Holiday Inn Invite - indoor), in the discus (169-06/Modesto Relays), and his season-best mark in the javelin (171-06/Illinois). (2004): Redshirted...a 2004 Verizon Junior All-American in shot put and discus.
High School: Graduate of Central Valley High School....Central Valley team captain in 2003...Greater Spokane League athlete of the Year in 2003...2003 Washington state champion in shot put and discus...set school records in shot put, discus and javelin in 2003...played three years varsity football...2003 MVP of Greater Spokane League - Defense.
Personal: Born in Mead, Wash....parents are Steve and Sue Kent...Steve Kent played football at Eastern Washington...American studies major.