Conner Neu
Year: So.
Hometown: Brook Park, Ohio
High School: Midpark High School
Previous College: Kentucky
Major: Physical Education
Events: Throws

2014 Outdoor (R-Freshman): Finished 15th in the Hammer Throw at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships...posted a high mark of 63.61 meters (208-8 feet) at the event to earn second-team All-America status...qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in the hammer throw with a school-record breaking throw of 66.19 meters at the NCAA East Preliminaries...placed fourth in the East...was the hammer throw champion at the Horizon League Championships registering a heave of 64.22 meters…named the Most Outstanding Field Performer at the HL Meet...set a then-YSU record in the hammer throw at the Virginia Campbell/Wright Open with a length of 65.26 meters…placed second in the discus throw at the league meet with a toss of 48.94 meters…set a season-best 50.04m discus throw at the Jesse Owens Classic…threw a season-best 42.25 meters in the javelin throw at the Coastal Carolina Invitational... Earned his first letter.

2014 Indoor (Sophomore): Won the Horizon League Championship in the weight throw with a toss of 20.26 meters...nearest competitor was at 18.44 meters in the event...placed 10th in the shot put with a heave of 13.49m...had a school-record setting toss of 20.40 meters in the weight throw at the Alex Wilson Invitational on Feb. 22...earned his first letter.

Kentucky: Competed for the Wildcats as a freshman in 2012-13...during the outdoor season, competed in the discus and hammer throw...season-best toss in the discus was 48.84 meters at the USF Bulls Invitational...season-best hammer throw was a 52.07-meter toss also at USF...granted a redshirt following the outdoor season...during the indoor slate competed in the shot put and weight throw...best shot put was 14.23 meters and best weight-throw toss was 17.54 meters...was 17th in the weight throw at the 2013 SEC Indoor meet (17.42m).

High School: Eleven-time letterwinner between track and field and wrestling...has the discus record at Midpark....in 2010 advanced to OHSAA Division I Track and Field Championship in discus and placed seventh with a toss of 170-11...as a wrestler, set the school record for most pins in a season.

Personal: Son of Michelle...is majoring in Physical Education.