Andrew Birgin
Andrew Birgin
Year: FR
Hometown: Bethesda, Md.
High School: Walter Johnson
Events: Throws
Major: Marketing

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • Shot Put: 14.40 (2018-19 at New England Indoor Championship)
  • Outdoor
    • Discus: 38.50 (2018-19 at Holy Cross Invite)
    • Shot Put: 15.83 (2018-19 at New England Championship)

2018-19

  • Indoor:
    • Finished sixth in the shot put (14.09m) at the Husky Invitational.
    • Finished 10th in the shot put (14.16m) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished eighth in the shot put (14.11m) at the Sorlein Invitational.
    • Finished 17th in the shot put (14.27m) at the Columbia Challenge.
    • Finished 15th in the shot put (14.40m) at the New England Indoor Championship.
    • Finished 10th in the shot put (13.90m) at the URI Coaches Tribute.
    • Finished fifth in the shot put (13.99m) at the URI Pre-Conference Meet.
    • Finished 11th in the shot put (14.30m) at the Atlantic 10 Indoor Championship.
  • Outdoor:
    • Finished second in the shot put (15.03m) and 13th in the discus (38.43m) at the Bryant Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Finished eighth in the shot put (15.01m) and 20th in the discus (37.44m) at the UConn Northeast Challenge.
    • Won the shot put (15.49m) and finished seventh in the discus (38.50m) at the Holy Cross Invite.
    • Placed third in the shot put (14.96m) at the Brown Open.
    • Finished sixth in the shot put (15.71m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished sixth in the shot put (15.83m) at the New England Championship.

High School

  • Attended Walter Johnson High School.
  • Member of the football and track and field teams and earned seven total varsity letters.
  • Owns both the indoor and outdoor records for shot put (2018).
  • Named Scholor Athlete for football his sophomore year.

Personal

  • Born Nov. 22, 1999.
  • Has one sister, Audrey who attends the University of Maryland.
  • Chose URI over Vermont.
  • Interests include video games.
  • Favorite team is the Baltimore Ravens and favorite athlete is Ray Lewis.
  • Majoring in Marketing.