Connor Kostrzewa
Connor Kostrzewa

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Traverse City, Mich.

High School:
Traverse City West

Position:
Throws


05/14/2014

MSU Track & Field Travels to 2014 Big Ten Outdoor Championships

Spartans head to Purdue University to compete against conference foes on May 16-18.

05/08/2014

Spartan Track & Field Gears Up for GVSU Last Chance Weekend

MSU looks to add more to the NCAA Regional qualifying list in preparation for Big Tens.

05/04/2014

O'Connor & Chorny Rewrite the Record Books at Dave Rankin Invite

O'Connor breaks 1,500-meter, Chorny sets pole vault record at Purdue University.

04/17/2014

Spartan Track & Field Hits the Road in Weekend Slate

MSU to be represented at Mt. SAC, Larry Ellis and Jesse Owens this weekend.

04/12/2014

MSU Wins Two On Day One at Tennessee Relays

Gjokaj wins the discus and Mattix takes first in the pole vault on Friday in Knoxville.

04/05/2014

2014 Spartan Track & Field Invitational

2014 Spartan Track & Field Invitational

Collegiate Bests
• Discus - 45.48m/149-2½
• Hammer - 59.76m/196-1
• Weight Throw - 19.16m/62-10.5

2013-14:
OUTDOOR: Qualified for the NCAA East Regional in the hammer throw where he threw a distance of 55.74m (182-10)... Won the Spartan Invitational with a season-best mark of 59.76m (196-1)... Finished second at the Dave Rankin Invite with a hammer throw of 59.36m (194- 9).
INDOOR: Season-best mark in the weight throw of 19.16m (62-10.5) came at the SPIRE Invitational where he finished seventh... Finished fourth in the weight throw at the Silverston Invitational with a distance of 18.46m (60-6.75)... Placed fifth at both the Notre Dame Invitational and the Bob Eubanks Open.

2012-13:
OUTDOOR: Threw the discus for 44.22m/145-1 and the hammer for 48.51m/159-2 at the Raleigh Relays ... Competed with the discus at the Spartan Invitational, posting a season-high mark of 45.48m/149-2½ ... At the EMU Twilight meet, competed in the preliminaries for discus, earning a mark of 37.62m/123-5, and in the hammer throw, earning a mark of 49.66m/162-11 ... Earned a mark of 50.74m/166-5½ in the hammer throw at the Hillsdale College GINA Relays ... Competed with the discus at the Toledo Invitational, earning a mark of 44.93m/147-5 ... Threw the discus for 41.19m/135-1½ and the hammer for a season-high mark of 54.56m/179-0 at the Big Ten Outdoor Conference Championships.
INDOOR: Posted a third-place 18.64m/61-2 in the weight throw at the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open ... Earned fourth place in the weight throw at the Notre Dame Invite with a mark of 18.28m/59-11¾ ... Placed third in the meet against Michigan with a season-high mark of 18.83m/61-9¼ ... Competed in the weight throw at the Findlay Indoor Open, earning a 17.6m/57-9 ... Threw 17.81m/58-5 in the weight throw at the GVSU Big Meet ... Placed fourth in the weight throw at the Silverston Invitational with a throw of 17.7m/58-0¾ ... Competed in the weight throw at the Big Ten Indoor Championships, posting a mark of 17.4m/57-1.

2011-12:
OUTDOOR:
Competed unattached in the discus (45.83m/150-4) at the Lyle Bennett Open ... Competed unattached in the discus (41.23m/135-3) and the hammer throw (43.18m/141-8) at the Don Kleinow Memorial Invitational ... Threw for a mark of 43.50m/142-8 in the discus and 47.43m/155-7 in the hammer throw ... Posted a mark of 38.88m/ in the discus and 46.59m/159-10 in the hammer throw at the Jesse Owens Classic.
INDOOR:
Threw for a mark of 14.52m/47-7¾ in the weight throw competing unattached at the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open.

High School:
All-state his junior and senior year in track & field ... Division 1 State champion in the discus his senior year ... Also played tight end for three years at West Senior High School.

Personal:
Born on December 4, 199 2 ... Son of Daniel Kostrzewa and Melissa Yeomans ... Majoring in international relations.