Concordia University Wisconsin Athletics

 

Men's Track & Field

 
William Sommer
William Sommer
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Germantown, Wis.
High School: Germantown
Position: Throws
Major: Environmental Studies
Indoor/Outdoor: Outdoor

2014 Season (Junior): Competed in the shot put, discus throw and hammer throw during the outdoor season...OUTDOOR: Competed at four meets...Posted a personal-best 34.07 meters in the discus throw at the Washington University Invite (Mar. 28-29)...Placed seventh in the shot put with a toss of 12.23 meters at the Carroll University Invitational (Apr. 5)...Recorded a season-best 12.39 meters in the shot put at the Washington University meet...Added a season-best 33.77 meters in the hammer throw at the Washington University meet.

2013 Season (Sophomore): Competed in the discus throw, hammer throw, shot put and weight throw...INDOOR: Recorded a personal-best 12.93 meters in the weight throw at the Wisconsin Red & White Open (Feb. 15)...Began season with a personal record in the shot put with a throw of 12.70 meters at the Carthage Private College Invitational (Jan. 11-12)...OUTDOOR: Placed ninth in the shot put at the Northern Athletics Conference Outdoor Championships (May 3-4) with a throw of 11.92 meters...Earned a personal-best in the discus throw at the NAC Outdoor Championships with a toss of 32.03 meters...Recorded a season-best 34.44 meters in the hammer throw at the Rex Foster Invitational (Apr. 5).

2012 Season (Freshman): Competed in the discus throw, hammer throw, javelin throw, shot put and weight throw...Helped the men's team win the Northern Athletics Conference Indoor Championship...INDOOR: Finished ninth in the shot put (12.07m) at the Tadd Metzger Invitational (Jan. 27)...Placed ninth in the shot put (12.16m) at the UW-Parkside Classic Open (Feb. 4)...Was ninth in the shot put (12.11m) at the NAC Indoor Championships (Feb. 25)...OUTDOOR: Threw to a 10th place finish in the hammer throw (36.09m) at the Emory Invitational (Mar. 23-24)...Finished 14th in the shot put (11.57m) at the Ted Haydon Invitational (Mar. 31)...Placed 13th in the hammer throw (35.97m) at the Cougar Invitational (Apr. 19-20)...Took 10th in the shot put (11.60m), 14th in the hammer throw (29.58m) and 16th in the discus throw (28.18m) at the NAC Outdoor Championsihps.

High School (Germantown): Earned varsity letters in soccer, wrestling and track & field.

Personal: Son of Scott...Has one sister, Erica.