Sam Barnhardt
Sam Barnhardt


Concord, N.C.

High School:
Mt. Pleasant



Harley Progresses To 400-Meter Hurdle NCAA National Quarterfinal

Junior and C-USA Champion Finishes Second in Heat Five


Pirates Kick Off NCAA East Preliminary Action Thursday

ECU Qualified Program Single-Season-Best 21 Athletes


Track and Field Nets 21 NCAA East Preliminary Qualifiers

Pirates Send Program Single-Season Record Number of Athletes to NCAA Preliminary Round


Track And Field Dominates At Charlotte

Pirates Post 13 Event Titles in Queen City


Pirates Win Two Events At North Carolina

ECU Continues Preparation for Conference USA Outdoor Championships

2010-11: Competed in the javelin during the outdoor season ... Took sixth place at the C-USA Outdoor Championships with a season-best mark of 59.45 meters ... Produced a trio of top-five finishes in six appearances.

2009-10: Turned in four showings in the javelin throw during the season, taking seventh-place at the C-USA Outdoor Championships with a mark of 53.29 meters ... Finished third at UNC Wilmington (53.73 meters) ... Produced his career high at the Shamrock Invitational in Conway, S.C. and captured 10th-place with a mark of 57.05 meters.

2008-09: Placed second at North Carolina (4/11) in the javelin with a career-best mark of 53.34 meters ... Took 11th at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships, throwing a 48.87 ... Also threw the discus at the league meet, recording a 38.49 which was good for 15th-place.

High School: Earned three conference championships, two county titles and one regional championship in the discus ... Turned in a seventh-place finish in the North Carolina 2A state meet his senior season ... Also lettered in football and swimming.

Personal: Majoring in engineering ... Son of David and Sherri Barnhardt.