Adam Shigem
Adam Shigem
Born: 10/20/1988
Height: 6-2
Year: Junior
Hometown: Rocklin, Calif.
High School: Rocklin HS
Position: Throws

UC Santa Barbara
2010
Shigem finished second in the hammer throw against Cal Poly Dual meet for a personal best throw of 176'4" and beating his previous mark by more than 10 feet.

2009
Performed well at the Cal Poly dual meet, finishing fifth in the discus at 150'2" (45.77m) and third in the hammer at 150'10" (45.98m)...Threw over 150 feet in the hammer for the first time at the Big West Challenge Cup, hitting 150'5" (45.84m).

High School
Competed in the Sierra Foothill League of the CIF-Sac-Joaquin Section Div. II...Was all-league his senior year...Was Masters Champion of the discus and attended the State Meet in 2007...Held high school marks of 165'0" in the discus and 51'8" in the shot put.

Personal
Majoring in communication and hopes to enter broadcast journalism...Enjoys playing, writing, and creating music.


Collegiate Career Bests
Hammer - 176-4           
(dual meet vs. Cal Poly, 5/1/2010)
Discus - 150-2  (45.77m) 
(dual meet vs. Cal Poly, 5/2/2009)