William Janes
William Janes
Year: Junior
Hometown: Newport, R.I.
High School: Rogers
Position: Hammer

2011-12 (JUNIOR): INDOOR: At the Sorlien Invite, earned second in the weight throw (17.66m)... At Navy, took fourth in the weight throw (16.84m)... At the Terrier Invite, won the weight throw (18.53m)... At Lafayette/Rider Winter Games, earned third in the weight throw with a personal best 18.74m (61' 5.75")... At the Indoor Atlantic 10 Championship, placed second in the weight throw with a toss of 18.69m... In the New England Indoor Championships, earned third in the weight throw with a personal best 18.78m. OUTDOOR: At the Florida Relays, earned eighth in the hammer throw (55.36m)... At Princeton took 13th in the hammer throw with 54.21m... At Holy Cross took second in the hammer with 54.93m (180-02)... At Brown's Springtime Open earned fourth in the hammer throw (55.57m), which ranks third in the A-10.

2010-11 (SOPHOMORE): INDOOR: Placed first in the weight throw with a mark of 16.96m at the URI Sorlien Invitational... Finished eighth with a mark of 16.11m in the the weight throw at the Northeastern-Carisella Invitational... Placed third in the weight throw with a toss of 17.00m at the U.S. Navy Invite... Won the weight throw with a toss of 17.74m at the Lafayette Rider Winter Games... Finished fifth in the weight throw at the A-10 Championship. Posted a mark of 16.84m at the New England Championships... Won the hammer throw at the Bryant Invitational with a toss of 56.93m... Placed fourth in the hammer throw at the Husky Invitational... Posted a mark of 51.92m to finish fourth in the hammer throw at the Brown Outdoor Invitational... Finished ninth in the hammer throw with a mark of 54.51m at the Larry Ellis Invitational.

2009-10 (FRESHMAN): OUTDOOR: Placed second in the hammer throw with a mark of 53.99m at the UConn Alumni Invite... Finished third in the hammer throw with a toss of 180-03 at the Holy Cross Meet... Placed fifth (175-00) in the hammer throw at the Brown Springtime Invitational.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played football, baseball, hockey and indoor/outdoor track at Rogers High School... Captained his football and indoor/outdoor track teams... An all-star in the hammer and weight throw... A member of the National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Born April, 21, 1991... Son of William and Lisa Janes... Has one sister, Grace... Lists Jake Keeling as his favorite athlete and the Atlanta Braves as his favorite sports team... Majoring in kinesiology.