Christopher Ackell
Christopher  Ackell

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brookfield, Conn.

Event:
Throws

ELIGIBILITY (IN/OUT):
JR/JR


01/05/2013

Ten First Place Finishes Lead Huskies to Victory Over Southern Connecticut

Senior Kevin Smith sets Field House record and Personal Best in 55-meter dash at 6.40

05/15/2015

AAC Men's Outdoor Championship Day 2

AAC Outdoor Championship Storrs,CT

2015 Outdoor (Redshirt-Junior)
  • Won the conference championship in the hammer throw with a 60.63m throw at the American Outdoor championship on May 14. 
  • Posted a career-best 62.22m throw in the hammer at the Larry Ellis Invitational on April 17.
2015 Indoor (Senior)
  • Took third at the Yale Invitational in the weight throw (15.83m).

2014 Outdoor (Junior)
  • Redshirt season
2014 Indoor (Junior)
  • Threw for 15.12m in the weight throw at the Sykes and Sabock Challenge Cup.
2013 Outdoor (Sophomore)
  • Took 10th in the discus with a toss of 45.42m at the BIG EAST Championships.
  • Took fifth in the hammer (58.26m) at the BIG EAST Championships.
  • Finished 30th in the hammer at the NCAA East Regional with a throw of 56.38m.
2013 Indoor (Sophomore)
  • Placed 28th in the weight throw (15.92m) at the IC4A Championships.
2012 Outdoor (Freshman)
  • Claimed 9th place at the BIG EAST Championships in the hammer throw with a hurl of 52.08m.
  • Finished 7th in the hammer at the IC4A Championships with a throw of 55.23m.
2012 Indoor Season
  • Redshirt season.
Personal: A biomedical engineering major.