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Anthony Agrusa
Anthony Agrusa

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
St. Clair Shores, Mich.

High School:
Lake Shores

Event:
Throws


Personal Bests
• Weight Throw (Una.) - 18.93m (62-1 1/4)
• Weight Throw - 18.76m (61-6 ¾)
• Hammer Throw - 59.25m (194-4)
• Discus Throw - 52.53m (172-4)

2009-10:
• U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic Honoree
• CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District IV First Team Honoree
• Academic All-Big Ten
OUTDOOR: Placed fifth in the discus throw at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a season-best mark of 51.56m (169-2) ... Recorded a season-best toss of 59.25m (194-5) in the hammer throw for sixth place at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships ... Competed at the NCAA East Region preliminaries where he had a discus throw of 49.08m (161-0) and a hammer throw of 58.61m (192-3).
INDOOR: Posted a weight throw of 18.47m (60-7) which was a season-best toss at the Big Ten Indoor Championships.

2008-09:
OUTDOOR: Earned his second-straight berth to the NCAA Mideast Regional, qualifying in the hammer throw ... Shattered the school record in the event at the regional, throwing 59.21m (194-3), earning him 12th in the event ... Threw five of the top 10 team marks on the season, including the team's fifth-best mark of 58.15m (190-9) at the Big Ten Championships, a regional qualifying mark; the throw earned Agrusa fifth place in the conference ... Threw 57.22m (187-9) at the Hillsdale Gina Relays ... Measured in at 56.89m (186-8) at the Indiana Invite and 56.70m (186-0) at the USF Quad Meet ... Also competed in the discus throw, turning in the team's 10th-best performance of the season in the event with a toss of 50.78m (166-7) at the Joe Hilton Invitational.
INDOOR: Competed for the Spartans in the weight throw at the Big Ten Indoor Championships, registering his second-best throw of the season, 18.76m (61-6 ¾) ... Season- and personal-best toss came while competing unattached at the MSU Open when he cleared 18.93m (62-1 ¼) ... Notched throws of 18.74m (61-5 ¾) and 18.73m (61-5 ½) at the Chippewa Open and Grand Valley Big Meet, respectively ... Hit 18.00m (59-0 ¾) in all but one meet in 2009.

2007-08:
OUTDOOR: School record-holder and NCAA Regional qualifier in the discus ... Notched a team-best and school-record 52.53m (172-4) discus toss, earning third place at the Big Ten Championships and a spot at the NCAA Mideast Regional Championship ... Posted a 50.60m (166-0) toss at the regional championship ... Holds seven of the team's top 10 discus tosses from 2007 and the top five marks ... Finished first in the discus throw at the Spartan Invite and third at both the Raleigh and Gina Relays ... Made several appearances in the hammer throw, tallying a season-best 54.77m (179-8) at the Big Ten Championships, finishing 12th overall ... Earned a season-high sixth place at the Colonial Relays.
INDOOR: Competed in the weight throw ... Hurled a season-best distance of 17.12m (56-2) at the Big Ten Indoor Championships ... Recorded a distance of 14.44m (47-4), placing ninth, at the Notre Dame Invite ... Posted third-place finishes at both the Chippewa Open (15.94m/52-3) and the Akron Quad (15.72m/51-7) ... Finished fourth with a distance of 16.11m (52-10) at the Jack Skoog Open.

2006-07:
OUTDOOR: Redshirted.
INDOOR: Redshirted.

High School:
Four-year letterwinner in track, football and wrestling ... Personal best throws of 14.96m (49-1) in the shot put and 52.91m (173-7) in the discus ... Placed fourth in the state in both the shot put and discus ... Placed second in the state in 215-pound weight class in wrestling.

Personal:
Son of Dino and Cheryl Agrusa ... Pre-med major ... Nephew of Joe Jacqumain, who played football for MSU in 1980 ... Born Feb. 15, 1988.

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