Alec Dutton
Alec Dutton
Year: Senior
Hometown: Catlin, Ill.
High School: Catlin HS
Major: Engineering
Events: Throws

Personal Bests

Discus: 156-10.25 (47.80m) (5/12/17)
Hammer Throw: 187-8 (57.20m) (4/8/17)
Javelin: 155-1 (47.28) (4/29/16)
Shot Put: 49-11.25 (15.22m) (4/22/17)

Shot Put: 50-5 (15.36m) (2/25/17)
Weight Throw: 53-9.75 (16.40m) (1/14/17)
Discus: 149-7 (45.60m) (1/14/17)

2017 Outdoor: Finished in the top eight in three events at the OVC Championships ... Collected fifth place in the hammer throw with a toss of 177-3 ... Took sixth place in the discus at the OVC meet with a personal best of 156-10.25, beating his season high by more than eight feet ... Grabbed eighth place in the shot put with a throw of 49-10.75 at the OVC Championships, just a half inch off his personal best set at the Illinois Twilight ... Runner-up at the Gateway Classic with a PR in the hammer of 187-8.

2017 Indoor: Competed in the Badger Icebreaker and posted a personal best in the weight throw with a 53-9.75 throw

2016 Outdoor: Set personal bests in all four events he competed in... finished in fifth in the discus at the OVC Championships, seventh in the hammer throw, seventh in the shot put, and eighth in the javelin... earned five top-five finishes during the season across four events.

2016 Indoor: Set personal bests in the shot put and wieght throw... finished in the top five in four meets in the shot put... posted two fourth-place finishes in the weight throw. 

2015 Outdoor: Did not compete

2015 Indoor: Set a personal best in the shot put at 50-4.5 2/14... Finished fifth in the shot put at the Gateway Dual, the Prin Relays, and the GVSU Big Meet... finished eighth in the shot put at the OVC Championship... tossed a personal best in the weight throw at the OVC Championship 47-10.

2014 Outdoor: Registered a personal-best discus toss at the Memphis Invitational, finishing with a mark of 139-4 (42.48m) … Recorded his best hammer throw at the SIUE Gateway Invite, tallying a toss of 140-3 (42.76) … Competed in the javelin on one occasion, notching a personal-best mark of 139-3 (42.44m) at the SIUE Gateway Invite … Posted a personal-best mark of 43-10.5 (13.37m) in the shot put at the Missouri Relays in Columbia, Mo.

2014 Indoor: Tossed a personal-best 46-3.5 (14.11m) in the shot put at the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships in Nashville, Tenn., finishing eighth … Notched a personal-best weight throw toss at the SEMO vs. SIUE meet, throwing 44-1.5 (13.45m) and finishing sixth … Placed 13th in the weight throw at the OVC Indoor Championships.

Prep: At the 2013 IHSA Outdoor Championships, he placed fourth in the shot put and single in the discus throw in Single A...Competed at Catlin High School and is a native of Catlin, Ill.