Jacob Keeling
Jacob Keeling
Height: 6-3
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chepachet, R.I.
High School: Ponaganset
Position: Throws

2010-2011: (Indoor) Recorded a mark of 17.10m in the shot put at the URI Sorlien Invitational... Placed first in the shot put with a mark of 17.25m while finishing fifth (16.46m) in the weight throw at the Northeastern-Carisella Invitational... Won both the shot put and weight throw events at the U.S. Navy Invite... Finished third in the shot put with a toss of 16.83m at the Terrier Classic... Won the shot put event at the Giegengack Invitational... Earned Most Outstanding Field Performer honors at the Atlantic 10 Championships after winning the shout put and finishing runner-up in the weight throw... Was runner-up in the shout put with a mark of 16.83m at the New England Championships... Finished fourth in the shot put with a toss of 17.05m at the IC4A Championships... (Outdoor): Won the javelin with a toss of 63.93m and was fourth in the shot put at the Husky Invitational... Finished runner-up in the shot put with a toss of 16.66m and seventh in the javelin with a mark of 62.88m at the Sea Ray Relays.

2009-2010: (Indoor) Won the shot put with a toss of 51 feet, 7 inches at the Rhody Open, while taking second in the weight throw with a toss of 55-10.50... Placed sixth at the Terrier Invitational in the shot put... Placed fourth in the weight throw at the Giegengack Invitational... Placed third in the weight throw with a season-best toss of 57-7.75 on day one of the A-10 Indoor Championships, while completing in second place in the shot put... Finished runner-up (59 feet, 2.75 inches) at the New England Championships... (Outdoor): Placed sixth in the discus throw (150-03/45.81m) at the UConn Alumni Invite... Won the javelin with a toss of 188-01 at the Brown Invitational... Placed third in the shot put with a heave of 53-07.50, while finishing the javelin in fifth place at the Larry Ellis Invite... Finished second in the shot put with a toss of 52-01 and second in the javelin with an A-10 best 200-03 toss at the Holy Cross Meet... Finished second (16.09m) in the shot put, while adding a fourth place finish in the javelin at the A-10 Outdoor Championship... Finished second in the javelin and third in the shot put at the New England Championships... Notched a 16th place finish in the javelin throw at the IC4A Championship.

2008-2009: (Indoor) Placed 4th in both the shot put and weight throw at the Sorlien Invitational... Finished 4th in the weight throw and 5th in the shot put at the Rhody Quad... Placed 4th in the weight throw at the Armory Winter Games... Finished 3rd at the A-10 Championship in the shot put... Placed 4th in the weight throw at the New England Championships... (Outdoor):Placed third in the shot put at the Bryant Invitational... Placed 9th in the hammer throw at the UConn Alumni Meet... Finished second in the shot put with a toss of 50-2.75 and third in the javelin (58.53m) at the A-10 Championship... Placed 7th in the shot put (15.50) at the New England Championships.

2007-2008: (Indoor) Recorded a personal-best of 15.77m in the weight throw at the Boston Valentine Invitational... (Outdoor): Took fourth in the javelin throw (179-07/54.74m) at the SCSU Owl Invitational. High School: Four-year letterwinner in track and football ... earned three varsity letters in basketball ... two-year captain of track team (2006-07) ... captain of football team as a senior ... named Gatorade Player of the Year and earned all-state honors in 2007 ... owns the second-best javelin throw in Rhode Island high school history ... helped Ponaganset to Northern Division Championship ... member of Rhode Island Honor Society and student council. Personal: Born June 16, 1989 ... son of Beth and Tom Keeling ... has two siblings - Mike and Nick ... enjoys fishing ... lists Boston Red Sox and Boston Celtics as favorite pro teams ... kinesiology major at URI.