Panthers look to continue steady performance in Youngstown
Accolades:Broke own school record in the hammer throw at Big East Outdoor Championships (56.32).
2014 Outdoor:Marked a new personal record in the discus throw (55.16) at the UNF Invite...Recorded a 60.16 in the hammer throw at the ECAC/IC4A.
2013-14 Indoor: Recorded personal bests in the shot put (15.19) and weight throws (20.20) at the ACC Championships...Wells finished fourth in the men's weight throw at the Kent State Golden Flash Gala with a posted distance of 19.20M, also competed in the shot put with a distance of 14.16M...set a new personal record at the PSU Relays in the shot put, 14.26 meters.
2013 Outdoor:Placed third in the men's discus and eighth in the hammer at the Charlotte 49er Classic...set a new personal and school record at the Big East Outdoor Championships in the hammer throw with a distance of 56.32 meters, placing seventh.
2012-2013 Indoor:Competed in the Penn State National in the men's weight throw (35 lbs.) with a posted distance of 17.21 meters, placing sixth...threw in the Akron invitational men's weight throw with a posted distance of 16.83 meters, a personal best.
Prior to Pitt Texas A&M-Kingsville:Division II All-America in discus...discus personal best was 55.10M...hammer personal best was 54.39M...received Honors Award for having above 3.5 GPA.
High School:2010 National junior champion for Canada...OFSAA champion...attended IAAF 2010 World Junior championships and had a personal record of 57.28M for his throw...also former hockey captain and MVP.
Personal:Born on August 6, 1991...son of Angie and Steven Wells...has three siblings, Athena (32), Stephanie (28) and Sarah (24) who currently attends the University of Toronto and is an Olympic 400 MH...working toward a bachelor in business administration...plays the guitar...Wells' motto, "every day is almost perfect- that way their is enough room for improvement."