Indoor Collegiate Bests
Shot Put: 62-11.50 (19.19m), 2015
(Outdoor) Finished 10th in discus at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with an effort of 164-03 (50.06m). (Indoor) Runner-up in the shot put at the Big 12 Championships with an effort of 62-04.50 (19.01m)... Finished sixth in the shot put at the Tyson Invitational with a throw of 62-10.75 (19.17m)... Won the shot put with a new personal best of 62-11.50 (19.19m) at the Razorback Invitational... Placed second in shot put with a distance of 60-07.75 (18.48m) at the Texas A&M Quadrangular... Won shot put with a throw of 62-03.00 (18.97m) at the J.D. Martin Invitational, a mark that put him second all-time in school history.
2012 (At University of Tulsa)
(Outdoor) Competed at the NCAA West Preliminary in the discus, placing 34th with a mark of 51.11m (167-08) . . . won the Conference USA Championship in the discus with a mark of 51.06m . . . named to the all-C-USA First Team in the event . . . also placed seventh at the league meet in the shot put with a season-best mark of 16.02m, which was the second-best distance recorded in school history . . . finished 10th in the hammer at the C-USA Championship (43.69m) . . . recorded a season-best discus throw of 53.24m to win the event at the Dean Pryor Invitational, which was the second-best mark in school history. (Indoor) Participated in five meets . . . finished ninth at the C-USA Championship in the weight throw with a mark of 15.17m . . . also placed 11th in the shot put at the league meet with a school-record throw of 15.63m . . . finished second at the KSU Invitational in the shot put with a mark of 15.51m . . . best mark in the weight throw was a school-record toss of 15.42m at the Meyo Invitational . . .
Lettered all four years in track and field at Edmond Memorial High School . . . member of the track team that finished runner up at the 6A State Championship senior year . . . won an individual state title senior year . . . named all-state, all-region, All-Mid-State, All-Big City and All-Edmond senior year.
Son of David and Diane Sammons... Has four siblings, Heather, Summer, Monica and Myles.