Eric Dean
Eric Dean

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Indianapolis, Ind.

High School:
Southport HS

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 230

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
12/23/1992



03/27/2014

Track & Field Set to Host Home Opener - *UPDATE: CANCELLED*

The two-day Mike Poehlein is set for Friday and Saturday at Rankin Track and Field.

05/29/2013

Sixty-Two Boilers Honored Among Spring Academic All-Big Ten

Thirty-two members of Purdue track & field recognized for 3.0+ GPAs.

01/31/2013

Track and Field Heads to Meyo Invite

The Boilermakers are one of nearly 50 teams scheduled to compete this weekend in South Bend, Ind.

01/12/2013

Track and Field Battles to Closest Purdue/IU Dual

The men's and women's squads made huge improvements from a year ago and the women were within three points of victory.

2014: Competed in two outdoor meets; finished ninth in the discus at The Border Battle; PR was45.86m (150-5) in the discus.

2013: Competed in four indoor events throwing the weight; had a pair of fourth place finishes to start the season at the Indiana/Purdue Dual and the Gene Edmonds Cup; season best was 17.86m (58-7.25).

2012:
Did not compete while redshirting.

High School: Four-time letterwinner for track, two-time letterwinner for football, two-time letterwinner for wrestling, one-time letterwinner for cross country; as a senior was a state qualifier for track; twice was all conference; was a two-time regional runner up; a two-time sectional champion; as a junior won the county championship; as a sophomore was a regional qualifier; as a freshman won the discus freshman county champion; football team won conference sophomore year; as a freshman was county runner up for freshman wrestlers; in high school had a 4.0 GPA; made the honor roll and the National Honors Society; as a senior was mascot and cross country manager.

Personal: Eric Alan Dean was born December 23, 1992, in Indianapolis, Indiana; is the son of Jeff and Brenda Dean; has three sisters; Jennifer, Christy and Rachel; plans to major in plant biology and botany.

CAREER BESTS

Weight Throw Discus
Lifetime 17.86m/58-7.25 (1/19/13) 45.86m/150-5
Indoor 17.86m/58-7.25 (1/19/13) --
Outdoor -- 45.86m/150-5