Brenden Chavis
Brenden Chavis
Height: 6-0
Weight: 247
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ellicott City, Md.
High School: Mount Hebron
Position: Throws

AS A JUNIOR:  Named Most Outstanding Performer/Throws at the 2017 Northeast Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships...Won the weight throw at the NEC Championships with a mark of 18.26m (59' 11")...Earned All-East honors in the weight throw with a school-record throw of 18.32m (60' 1.25")...Had a season-best mark in the shot put at the NEC Championships...Outdoors, was Second Team All-NEC in the hammer throw with a mark of 53.46m (175' 5")...Finished sixth in the shot put at the NEC's with a mark of 13.65m (44' 9.5") and sixth in the discus (40.45m, 132' 8.75")...An All-East performer in the hammer throw after a mark of 55.44m (181' 11").

AS A SOPHOMORE:  Moved into second place on the Mount's all-time list in the hammer throw with a mark of 54.49m (178' 9") at Bucknell...Indoor, took over the third spot on the Mount's all-time list in the weight throw with a toss of 17.53m (57' 6.25") at George Mason...Grabbed second place in the weight throw at the 2016 NEC Indoor Championships with a mark of 16.06m...Outdoors, finished in second place in the weight throw (52.36m)...Named Second Team All-NEC in both the weight throw and the hammer throw...Qualified for the IC4A Championships in the hammer throw.

AS A FRESHMAN:  Moved into third place on the Mount's all-time list with his throw of 49.11m (161' 1") in the hammer throw at Bucknell...Finished in sixth place in the hammer throw and in eighth place in the discus at the NEC Championships...Finished in fourth place in both the shot put and the hammer throw at the Colonial Relays... Indoors, finished fourth in the weight throw at the NEC Championships (15.37m), good for fifth on the Mount's all-time list...Had a second-place finish in the weight throw at George Mason (14.55m).

HIGH SCHOOL:  Helped track win regionals, county and state titlein 2012-13...A two-year captain on the track team...Also played football in high school.

PERSONAL:  Born May 2, 1996...Parents are Jeffrey and Sharnet Chavis...Has a brother, Stefen...Majoring in computer science.