Event: Hammer (153-1), Javelin (197-11)
Competed in both the hammer and javelin throws during the outdoor season … Lettered for the first time in his collegiate career after throwing the javelin at the SEC Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Lexington, Kentucky … Ended his season by throwing a personal best of 197 feet, 11 inches in a 14th-place finish in qualifying at the SEC Outdoor Championships … Placed fourth in the event at the LSU Invitational with a throw of 190-10 … Finished in sixth place at the Battle on the Bayou (181-0), ninth place at the LSU Alumni Gold (177-10) and 10th place at the Jim Mize Invitational (169-5) while throwing the javelin … Threw a personal best and seasonal best of 153-1 in a ninth-place finish in the hammer at the LSU Invitational in his regular-season finale … Posted a mark of 145-4 for a seventh-place finish in the hammer throw at the Battle on the Bayou … Also threw the hammer at Louisiana Tech’s Jim Mize Invitational and the LSU Alumni Gold during the outdoor season … Did not compete in the indoor season in 2014.
Threw the javelin in three home meets during the 2013 season … Set a seasonal best in his collegiate debut by throwing 178-3 in a ninth-place finish in the javelin at the LSU Relays … Followed with a ninth-place finish at the Battle on the Bayou while throwing a series-best of 174-10 … Placed 12th at the LSU Alumni Gold with a top throw of 168-3.
PRIOR TO LSU
Threw the javelin during his prep career at South Terrebonne High School … Posted a personal record of 184-8 during his senior season in 2012 … Was the district runner-up in 2011 and state runner-up in 2012 with his performance … Was also a standout on the football field as a defensive end during his high school career … Earned second-team all-district honors on the gridiron in 2011 … Helped lead his high school football team to back-to-back runner-up finishes in their district in 2009 and 2010.
Full name is Garret Anthony LeBouef … Born on Dec. 23, 1993 … Parents are Gerald and Michele LeBouef … Has one younger sister, Sarah … An honor roll student during his prep career at South Terrebonne High School … Graduated as the valedictorian of his senior class … Served as class secretary of his senior class … Member of the National Honor Society and Key Club … Majoring in electrical engineering.