Sophomore Josh Freeman broke SIU throws coach John Smith's 30-year old shot put record with a launch of 19.25m (63-02.00).
Last updated Aug. 31, 2010
2009-10: Won the 60m dash at the McDonald's Invitational with a time of 6.90...Finished seventh in the 60m at the MVC Indoor Championships and at the GVSU Big Meet.
Football: Will be a senior wide receiver on football team in 2010...Played in nine games for the Saluki football team during career...Caught 48 passes for 874 yards and nine TDs as a senior in High School...Named to the Illinois High School Coaches Association honorable mention all-state team...An outstanding kick returner...Helped lead his team to a conference title....Also named all-area and all-conference as a junior and senior...Ranks second in career receiving yards at his school.
Personal: Born August 28, 1988 in Chicago, Ill...Son of Roy Blake and Linda Seay...Majoring in art.