Jay Roberts
Jay Roberts
Height: 6-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Whitwell, Tenn.
High School: McCallie

Jay Roberts '202018-19: A two-year letterwinner and a captain this year ... will compete in the throws.

2017-18: Earned his second letter ... (Indoor) Scored in two events at the ODAC Championship (2/25) ... was fourth in the shot put at 13.86m, and placed fourth in the weight throw with a career-best toss of 13.38m ... (Outdoor) Took fifth in the discus (40.61m) at the ODAC Championship (4/21) ... claimed seventh in the shot put at 12.90m, and finished eighth in the hammer throw with a career-best mark of 36.27m ... notched a personal-best throw in the discus (40.69m) at the Phoenix Invitational (4/14).

2016-17: Lettered in his first season ... (Indoor) Took second in the shot put at the ODAC Championship (2/26) with a toss of 14.44m (47'4.50") to earn Second Team All-ODAC accolades ... earned USTFCCCA all-region laurels in the shot put ... (Outdoor) Finished second in the shot put at the ODAC Championship (4/22) with a throw of 14.27m (46'10.00") ... recorded a season-best toss in the discus of 37.66m (123'7.00") at the Dr. Jack Toms Alumni Invitational (3/25).

High School: Earned four letters in wrestling and three each in football and track & field ... two-time all-state honoree from the Tennessee State Writers Association ... placed third in the state wrestling championship as a junior and senior ... finished fourth in the state championship for the shot put as a junior and won the state shot put championship as a senior ... served as president of the McCallie Athletic Council.

Personal: Mathematics major ... also plays football for W&L.

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