TJ Beelen
    TJ  Beelen

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Zeeland, Mich.

    High School:
    Zeeland East

    Position:
    Throws

    Birthdate:
    01/15/1994

    Experience:
    JR


    05/28/2015

    DeAnna Price qualifies for nationals in the hammer throw at Day One of NCAA West Regional

    In three outdoor seasons at SIU, Price has qualified for a trip to Eugene in the hammer each year.

    05/27/2015

    SIU looking to extend season for 19 Salukis at NCAA West Region Prelims

    In Austin this weekend, Southern will have 19 student-athletes compete in 26 events across the three-day preliminary championship.

    05/21/2015

    Salukis qualify 19 student-athletes to compete in 26 events at NCAA West Region Preliminary Round Championships

    This year's 19 regional qualifiers are the most since 2010, when Southern sent 27 in the first year of the current format.

    05/17/2015

    Saluki men win MVC Outdoor Championship for first time since 1992

    Southern sealed the deal on Sunday with extraordinary performances in the men's pole vault and discus.

    05/14/2015

    Saluki men and women both picked to finish third at MVC Outdoor Championships

    The MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships will be hosted by Illinois State in Normal, Ill., on May 15-17.

    TFRRS Bio| Football Bio

    2013-14
    Placed fifth in discus at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a 48.53m mark...Finished ninth in shot put at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a 14.92m throw...Competed in shot put and discus in three outdoor meets.

    2012-13
    All-MVC in Discus
    Participated in the outdoor season only...Competed in the shot put and discus across five meets...All-MVC in the discus after his third-place finish and personal best mark of 51.22m...Finished 16th in the discus at the USATF Outdoor Junior Championships.

    High School
    All-State, All-Area and All-Holland Sentinel in discus and shot put as a junior, placing third in discus and fourth in shot put at state finals...Qualified for state in discus as a sophomore.

    Football
    A two-time All-Conference and All-Area selection...ESPN rated him a two-star recruit, ranked 147th best DT and the 52nd best player in the state of Michigan...Rated a two-star recruit by Scout.com and the 143rd best DT in the nation...2011: Recorded 41 tackles, 28 solo tackles, 10 tackles for loss, four sacks and two fumble recoveries, helping Zeeland East to a 9-2 record...2010: Recorded 35 tackles, 15 solo tackles, two tackles for loss, three sacks and three fumble recoveries.

    Personal
    Born on Jan. 15, 1994...Full name is Timothy William Beelen Jr....Son of Timothy and Tonia Beelen...Also a member of the Saluki Football team.