4-4-14 Track and Field: Tiger Track Classic Day 1
2014 Outdoor All-American (javelin)
2014 All-SEC Second Team
2014 SEC All-Freshman Team (javelin)
Competed in the Javelin with a team best throw of 65.09m at the Yellow Jacket Invitational ... 2015-16 SEC Academic Honor Roll ... 2015-16 Academic Top Tiger.
2015 Outdoor Season:
Competed in seven meets in the javelin ... Recorded a throw of 219-9/66.99m at the NCAA Prelims ... Threw 222-8/67.87m at the SEC Championships to finish eighth ... Placed second at the Border Clash with a throw of 203-8/62.08m ... Placed third at the Tigers Track Classic at 203-4/61.98m.
2014 Outdoor Season:
Snapped the school's 18-year record in the javelin at the SEC Championships with a distance of 239-7/73.04m ... Finished 13th at the National Championships in the javelin with a throw of 215-8/65.75m ... Named a Second Team All-American ... Qualified for NCAA Championships after finishing 10th at the NCAA East Preliminaries with a throw of 222-6/67.82m ... Broke the school's freshman record in his first meet with a throw of 223-11/68.26m ... Named to the Men's All-SEC Second Team as well as the All-Freshman Team.
Prior to Auburn:
Born July 29, 1995 ... Attended nearby Auburn High School in Auburn, Alabama ... Won javelin throw at 2013 New Balance Nationals with a long throw of 212-7 ... Mark ranks third nationally and was the best throw in Alabama ... Won 2013 Alabama State Championship with a throw of 197-6 ... Threw 175-11 in 2012 to place second at the state meet ... Has only thrown javelin for two years ... Threw 211-7.75 at the Chicagoland Throwers Series in June 2013 to place sixth ... Top throw ranks second all-time in Alabama history ... Named an All-American in 2013 for his performance at New Balance Nationals.
Attended Auburn High School in Auburn, Ala. ... Son of Kelly and Leslie Carter.
|CARTER'S PERSONAL BESTS|
|Javelin Outdoor||239-7/73.04m||2015 SEC Outdoor Championships|