Sophomore Josh Freeman broke the all-time SIU and MVC outdoor shot put records with his winning throw of 19.12m (62-08.75).
Altamont Community HS: Threw the shot put 51-2 and the discus 154-1 as a senior ... named all-conference in the discus, shot put, 4x100 and 4x200 ... qualified for the state meet in the discus ... also played golf and qualified for the state meet.
Rend Lake C.C.: Placed tenth in the shot put at Indoor Nationals with a throw of 47-6 and 11th in the weight throw with a mark of 47-0 ... tossed record breaking throws of 148-10 in the discus and 155-2 in the javelin ... threw 44-8 in the outdoor shot put ... owns all the throwing records at Rend Lake and was a six-time Super Regional champion.
Personal: Majoring in Business Administration ... born Nov. 14, 1982 ... son of Phil and Joanie Milleville.