ALL-USA Preseason Boys Track and Field: Throws

ALL-USA Preseason Boys Track and Field: Throws

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ALL-USA Preseason Boys Track and Field: Throws

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The American Family Insurance ALL-USA Preseason Boys Track and Field team was selected by Fred Baer, the founder of Track and Field Writers of America, and Jack Shepard, the high school editor for Track & Field News.

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Here are the four athletes selected in the throws (shot put, discus, hammer, javelin). Returning ALL-USA selections are denoted with asterisks.

Bobby Colantonio (Photo: Michael Fusaro, Mare' Studios)

Bobby Colantonio (Photo: Michael Fusaro, Mare’ Studios)

BOBBY COLANTONIO

School: Barrington (R.I.)

Year: Senior

Event, distance: Hammer throw, 243-7

Jordan Geist (Photo: Pittsburgh Post Gazette)

Jordan Geist (Photo: Pittsburgh Post Gazette)

JORDAN GEIST

School: Knoch (Saxonburg, Pa.)

Year: Junior

Events, distances: Shot put, 72-9 ½ (i) (2016); Discus, 186-2

Bronson Osborn (Photo: , Bill Pendleton)

Bronson Osborn (Photo: , Bill Pendleton)

BRONSON OSBORN

School: Esperanza (Anaheim, Calif.)

Year: Junior

Events, distances: Shot put, 70-4 ½ (2016); Discus, 191-8 (2016)

Adrian Piperi (Photo: The Piperi family)

Adrian Piperi (Photo: The Piperi family)

ADRIAN PIPERI

School: The Woodlands (Texas)

Year: Junior

Events, distances: Shot put, 70-5 ½ (2016); Discus, 190-6 (2016)

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Geist leads three juniors who have already put the shot more than 70 feet this year to rank among the top 25 preps all-time in the event.

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