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  Andrew Wells
Andrew Wells

Player Profile
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Unionville, Ontario

High School:
Unionville

Last College:
Texas A&M-Kingsville

Position:
Throws

04/18/2014

Gallaher Sets the Bar High in Career Debut of Decathlon at ACC

Springman sets new personal record in the hammer throw on day one

04/18/2014

Spratling and Nkanata Claim Top Times on Day Two of ACC

12 Panthers advance to the Saturday championship finals

04/15/2014

Panthers Travel to Inaugural ACC Outdoor Championships

Pitt will send 39 student-athletes to school's first-ever ACC Outdoor Championships

04/15/2014

Panthers Travel to North Carolina for 2014 ACC Track and Field Outdoor Championships

Pitt will send 39 student-athletes to school's first-ever ACC Outdoor Championships

04/15/2014

Panthers Travel to North Carolina for 2014 ACC Track and Field Outdoor Championships

Pitt will send 39 student-athletes to school's first-ever ACC Outdoor Championships

Top Performances:Shot Put- 14.26 meters | Discus- 54.50 meters | Hammer- 56.32 meters | Weight Throw- 19.20 meters

Accolades:Broke own school record in the hammer throw at Big East Outdoor Championships (56.32).

2013-14 Indoor: 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."