|High School:||Rocklin HS|
UC Santa Barbara
Shigem earned a sixth place finish at the Big West Conference Championships in the hammer throw...threw a seasonal in the discus at the USC Trojan Invite with a toss of 149-7.25...Placed seventh at the Cal/Nevada Championship in the hammer, heaving 178-2.5 and setting a new personal best.
Shigem finished second in the hammer throw against Cal Poly Dual meet for a personal best throw of 176'4" and beating his previous mark by more than 10 feet.
Performed well at the Cal Poly dual meet, finishing fifth in the discus at 150'2" (45.77m) and third in the hammer at 150'10" (45.98m)...Threw over 150 feet in the hammer for the first time at the Big West Challenge Cup, hitting 150'5" (45.84m).
Competed in the Sierra Foothill League of the CIF-Sac-Joaquin Section Div. II...Was all-league his senior year...Was Masters Champion of the discus and attended the State Meet in 2007...Held high school marks of 165'0" in the discus and 51'8" in the shot put.
Majoring in communication and hopes to enter broadcast journalism...Enjoys playing, writing, and creating music.
Collegiate Career Bests
Hammer - 178-2.5 (Cal/Nevada Championship,3/26/2011 )
Discus - 150-2 (45.77m) (dual meet vs. Cal Poly, 5/2/2009)