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  Andrew Wells
Andrew  Wells

Player Profile
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Unionville, Ontario

High School:
Unionville

Last College:
Texas A&M-Kingsville

Event:
Throws

04/17/2015

Julia Koloski Wins Triple Jump at Virginia Challenge

Spadaro tallies PR in men's triple jump

04/16/2015

Pitt Track and Field to Compete at the Virginia Challenge

Pitt continues to prep for championship season

04/13/2015

Pitt Honors Student-Athletes at Annual Senior Awards Banquet

Pitt guard and NFL nine time Pro Bowler Ruben Brown served as guest speaker

04/11/2015

Pitt Wins SMR in Tennessee; Huge PRs Set at Bucknell

Pitt women win Sprint Medley Relay

04/10/2015

Wells Tosses School Record in Hammer Throw

Wells breaks own school record, yet again

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."