Men's Track & Field

Chris Cubra
Chris Cubra
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Asheville, N.C.
High School: Asheville
Position: Throws

2014 Outdoor: Finished 15th in the discus at the Ivy Championships … competed in three different events during the season, participating in the shot put, hammer and discus.

2013-14 Indoor: Recorded a second place finish and personal best throw in the shot put at the Alden Invitational with a throw of 48’ 3.5” … Finished seventh at the Brown University Invitational in the weight throw with a personal best of 43’ 10.5” … Finished third in the shot put at the Brown University Invitational with a toss of 47’ 11” … Tallied a fourth place finish in the weight throw at the Alden Invitational with a throw of 42’ 4.75”.

Before Brown: a four-year letter winner in outdoor track and two-year letterwinner in indoor track at A.C. Reynolds High School … two-time team captain … two-time team Field MVP… All-State as a senior in both indoor and outdoor … set school record for shot put … Western North Carolina Male Track Athlete of the Year… All-Conference for shot put and discus as a junior and senior… FCA Invitational Field MVP … Buncombe County Field MVP … MAC Conference Field MVP as a junior and senior … All-4A West Region as a junior and senior… 4A West Regional Male MVP … All-Western North Carolina… All-American, 4th in shot put at USATF Junior Olympic Nationals … also lettered in football… Recipient of the Good Citizenship Award from the Asheville Civitan Club in 2013… Awarded the Athletic Certificate of Achievement for maintaining a GPA of 4.0 or above… Graduated with highest honors.

Personal: Born on May 26, 1995 … son of Debra an Steven Cubra … has one sister, Tracy, and one brother, Kenny … plans to concentrate in engineering.