Indoor Track and Field

 

Zach Marinucci

Year Junior
Event(s) Throws
Hometown Brunswick
High School

Brunswick

Major Undecided

SPORTS PLAYED AT BW (YEARS AND LETTERS WON):  As a junior in 2011-2012, Zach is competing in his third season of track and field. He has earned two varsity letters (2010 ans 2011). He will earn his third letter this spring.

INDOOR TRACK INFORMATION:  As a freshman in 2009-2010,  Zach did not compete in indoor track due to an injury.
    As a sophomore in 2010-2011, Zach competed in his first season of indoor track. He had a season-best of  47' 5.75 in the men's weight throw during the 2011 OAC Indoor Track and Field Championships. Zach also had a season-best in the shotput with a throw of 50' 3.50".
    As a junior in 2011-2012, Zach competed in his second season of indoor track. He competed at the 2012 NCAA Division III National Indoor Track & Field Meet hosted by Grinnell (Iowa) College in the men's shot. He finished in ninth place with a career-best throw of 54'2" and missed All-America honors by just one spot (top eight places earn All-America status).  Zach earned All-OAC honors in the shot put as he placed second with a throw of 53'5.50". He also finished seventh in the weight throw with a career-best throw of 47'10.5"

OUTDOOR TRACK INFORMATION:  As a freshman in 2009-2010, Zach competed in his first season of outdoor track in the throw events.   He recorded a mark of 50'1.25" in the shot put and a mark of 148'09" in the discus at the Allegheny "Gator" Invitational.  He also recorded a toss of 131'07" in the hammer throw at the Toledo Tune-Up.
    As a sophomore in 2010-2011, Zach  competed in his second season of outdoor track.  He had personal bests in all of his events with a mark of 51' 5.50" in the shot put, 155' 01" in the discus and 157' 00" in the hammer. Zach also earned his second letter as a sophomore.

    As a junior in 2011-12, Zach is competing in his third season of outdoor track. He earned OAC Field Athlete of the Week honors for his efforts at the Ohio Wesleyan University Marv Frye Meet. Zach won the shot put and placed second in both the discus and hammer throws.

HIGH SCHOOL BACKGROUND:

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS PLAYED (YEARS & LETTERS EARNED):  Zach played one year of soccer. He also competed and earned four letters in track and field.

HIGH SCHOOL HONORS, SPECIFY SPORT & YEAR: (ALL-CONFERENCE, DISTRICT,  ETC.):   In 2007-08 as a junior, Zach was the OHSAA state indoor shot put champion.  That spring, he was the OHSAA Division I state runner-up in the shot put and placed fifth in the discus. He also was the Northern Ohio Conference champion in the shot put and discus and the District runner-up in the shot and discus. As a senior in 2008-09, Zach was the OHSAA state runner-up in the shot put indoors.

Marinucci Headlines:

BW Thrower Zach Marinucci Has Been Selected the OAC Male Field Athlete of the Week
(Posted on February 9, 2012)

Three Indoor Track and Field Student-Athletes Named OAC Athletes of the Week
(Posted on February 20, 2012)

Eight Baldwin Wallace University Track Members Qualify for This Week’s Division III National Meet
(
Posted on May 21, 2012)


This page was last updated on April 11, 2012
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