Curtis Wideman
    Curtis Wideman

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Evanston, Ill.

    High School:
    Evanston Township

    Event:
    Throws

    Birthdate:
    04/26/1993

    Experience:
    SR


    01/29/2015

    Salukis trek to Hoosier State for Indiana Relays

    Southern currently owns 18 national top-50 marks -- six of which are in the top-10.

    01/24/2015

    Murray breaks school pole vault record again, Salukis take two more event titles on Day Two of Vanderbilt Invite

    In three meets as a Saluki, freshman Lindsey Murray has now set and broken her own school record in the indoor pole vault.

    01/23/2015

    Salukis win two event titles at Day One of Vanderbilt Invite

    Southern swept the men's and women's weight throw with wins by seniors Curtis Wideman and DeAnna Price.

    01/22/2015

    Salukis travel to Nashville for Vanderbilt Invite this weekend

    The Saluki women's squad is ranked No. 23 in the nation.

    01/17/2015

    Salukis wrap up with four more titles on Day Two of Kentucky Invitational

    After winning the men's weight throw Friday night, SIU ended with a total five event wins.

    12/08/2014

    2014 Saluki Fast Start

    Photos from the 2014 Saluki Fast Start, Dec. 6, 2014

    05/18/2014

    2014 MVC Outdoor Championships, Day Three

    Photos from the final day of the MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Carbondale, Ill. 5.18.14

    05/17/2014

    2014 MVC Outdoor Championships, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the MVC Outdoor Championships in Carbondale, Ill. 5.17.14

    05/16/2014

    2014 MVC Outdoor Championships, Day One

    Photos from Day One of the 2014 MVC Outdoor Championships in Carbondale, Ill. 5.16.14

    04/03/2014

    2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the 2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, 3.29.14.

    TFRRS Bio

    2013-14
    Honorable Mention All-American (Hammer Throw, 19th place)
    NCAA National Qualifier (Hammer)
    NCAA Regional Qualifier (Hammer, Shot and Discus)
    4x All-MVC (Weight, Indoor and Outdoor Shot, Hammer)
    MVC Scholar-Athlete
    MVC Field Athlete of the Week (Feb. 11)
    Fifth All-Time at SIU in Weight Throw
    Fourth All-Time in the Hammer and Eighth All-Time in the Outdoor Shot
    Honorable Mention All-American outdoors in the hammer throw (19th place)...First career trip to Eugene for the NCAA Outdoor Championships...Qualified for outdoor regionals in all three of his throwing events (hammer, shot and discus)...Earned four All-MVC honors in the weight throw, hammer throw and the indoor and outdoor shot put...MVC Scholar-Athlete...Named the MVC's Field Athlete of the Week on Feb. 11...Finished the season moving up to fifth all-time in the weight throw (20.72m), as well as fourth in the hammer (64.32m) and eighth in the shot (17.64m) outdoors...Competed in nine meets indoors, winning three weight throw titles along the way...Also competed in nine meets outdoors, with two event titles coming at the Bill Cornell Spring Classic.

    2012-13
    NCAA Regional Qualifier (Hammer, Discus)
    All-MVC, Discus (Outdoor)
    Ranks Seventh All-Time at SIU in Discus and Hammer Throw
    NCAA Regional Qualifier in the hammer throw and discus...Finished 18th in the hammer throw and 30th in the discus at the NCAA West Regional...At the MVC Outdoor Championships he also scored in the shot put (fourth place) and hammer throw (fifth place)...Scored in the weight throw at the MVC Indoor Championships (eighth place)...Notched two event wins, both at the Saluki Outdoor Open (discus and hammer throw)...Set personal bests in the shot put (17.00m), discus (53.20m), hammer throw (61.72m) and weight throw (18.84m)...Participated in eight meets indoors and nine meets outdoors...Posted six top-three finishes indoors and eight outdoors.

    2011-12
    Competed in four events in 15 meets combined in the indoor and outdoor seasons...Notched four event wins over both seasons, three of them in the discus in the outdoor season.

    High School
    All-conference performer sophomore, junior, and senior years...All-state selection senior year.

    Personal
    Born on April 26, 1993... Son of Curtis and Valerie Wideman...Has one brother, Kyle...Graduated from the same high school as former Saluki and NFL tight end Damon Jones...Majoring in television broadcasting.

    Friday, Jan 30
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Bloomington, Ind. All Day
    Saturday, Jan 31
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Bloomington, Ind. All Day
    Friday, Feb 6
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Carbondale, Ill. 9:30 AM
    Saturday, Feb 7
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Carbondale, Ill. 9:00 AM
    Saturday, Feb 14
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track West Lafayette, Ind. All Day
    Friday, Feb 20
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Charleston, Ill. All Day
    Saturday, Feb 28
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Cedar Falls, Iowa All Day
    Sunday, Mar 1
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Cedar Falls, Iowa All Day
    Friday, Mar 13
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Fayetteville, Ark. All Day
    Saturday, Mar 14
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Fayetteville, Ark. All Day
    SIU