Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer

Holst joins 61-Foot club, leads Men's T&F

Holst joins 61-Foot club, leads Men's T&F

Men's Results


St. Thomas' Eric Holst did it again. The junior thrower moved up from No. 5 to No. 2 on the Division III season performance list in the weight throw with Friday's 61-4 3-4 toss to highlight the Tommies' showing at the non-team scored St. Thomas Invite at Anderson Fieldhouse.

The winning heave -- nearly two feet farther than his best from last weekend -- is also the second best throw in school history, just 18 inches off Pat Ahern's 1993 school record.

Teammate Austin Jochum placed second in 56-1- 3-4, just two inches off his top-10 ranked national throw of last week.

UST athletes won six other events and its alum one of its alumni won other: