The Pirates concluded the indoor season with an appearance at the NCAA Championships
Kayla Padgett wins weight throw with school record mark of 20.03 meters
Tynita Butts wins the women's high jump, sets facility record
ECU to compete in two-day event beginning on Friday, Jan. 25
Five school records are rewritten, while ECU wins six events
2012-13 Track & Field: Tied the ECU school record with a mark of 2.16m (7-01.00) in the men's high jump at the Virginia Tech Invitational for a second-place finish...Participated in five high jump events and finished in the top 10 in every one...Placed second at the Conference USA Indoor Championships with a mark of 2.06m (6-09.00)...Earned a third-place finish at Christopher Newport to open the indoor season with a mark of 2.05m (6-08.75).
2011-12 Track & Field: Did not compete in any indoor events...Participated in six outdoor high jump events and finished in the top five in four of them...Recorded a season-high 2.10m mark for a second place finish at Charlotte...Placed third at the C-USA Outdoor Championships with a mark of 2.08m.
2010-11 Track & Field: Earned his second Conference USA high jump title at the league's indoor meet with a mark of 2.11 meters...Competed six times during the outdoor season, taking the event championship at the Charlotte Invitational.
2009-10 Track & Field: Started his collegiate career strong, capturing third-place at the C-USA Indoor Championships in the high jump with a mark of 2.00 meters...Produced the same mark at Virginia Tech, taking fifth-place...Was the conference champion at the C-USA Outdoor Championships, recording a career-best jump of 2.13 meters...Qualified for the NCAA East Regional, placing 33rd at 2.01 meters.
High School: Was the 2009 All-South Jersey MVP ... Participated in four events during high school - the 110-meter hurdles, triple jump, long jump and high jump.
Personal: Born Drew Kanz in Mt. Holly, N.J....Son of Deborah Kanz...Majoring in English.