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Calvin Jackson
Position: Throws
Year: Senior
Hometown: Carrollton, Mich.
High School: Carrollton HS
Major: Art
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Jackson Photos
Calvin Jackson
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 04/26/2012

2014 (Indoor Track and Field):  Finished third in the weight throw (58-09.5) at the EMU Triangular-Quad (2/1) ... won the weight throw with a mark of 58-05.75 at the GVSU Big Meet (2/14) ... placed eighth in the weight throw with a mark of 58-02.00 at the MAC Indoor Championships (2/28). 

2013 (Outdoor Track and Field): Placed second in the hammer throw, 180-04, at the John Jacobs Invitational (3/24) ... third place in the hammer throw, 172-11, at the Grand Rapids Open (3/28).

2012 (Outdoor Track and Field): Finished 10th in the hammer throw with a career-best mark of 167-05 at the Spartan Invitational (4/7) ... finished 3rd in the hammer throw with a career-best mark of 169-07 at the Northwood Open (4/14) ... finished 9th in the hammer throw (168-09.50) at the Al Owens Classic (4/21) ... finished 5th in the hammer throw (169-10) at the Lyle Bennett Open (4/28) ... finished 7th in the hammer throw with a career-best mark of 180-08 at the MAC Championships (5/10-5/12).

2012 (Indoor Track and Field): Finished runner up in the weight throw (52-08) at the Chippewa Invitational (1/13) ... finished 5th in the weight throw with a career-best toss of 55-01.5 at the Jack Harvey Invitational (1/21) ... finished 3rd in the weight throw (54-11) at the Cardinal (1/27) ... finished 4th in the weight throw with a mark of 57-11 at the Findlay Open (2/3) ... finished 3rd in the weight throw with a career-best mark of 59-05 at the Jack Skoog Meet (2/17) ... finished 7th in the weight throw (57-05) at the MAC Championships (2/25) ... finished 9th in the weight throw (57-05) at the Alex Wilson Invitational (3/3).

2011 (Outdoor Track and Field): Placed eighth in the discus (138-0) at the Black and Gold meet (3/26) ... placed sixth in the discus (149-9) and seventh in the hammer throw (152-2) at the Toledo Collegiate Challenge (4/2) ... took fifth in the discus with a toss of 152-4 and tossed the hammer 152-3 at the Lenny Lyles Invitational (4/22) ... took sixth in the discus (154-9) and 10th in the hammer throw with a 153-8 at the Lyle Bennett Open (4/30) ... placed sixth in the hammer throw with a mark of 154-4 at the Len Paddock Invitational (5/6-5/7).

2011 (Indoor Track and Field): Took fifth at the Chip Invite (1/14) in the weight throw with a toss of 47-9 ... tied his career-best toss in the weight throw at The Cardinal (1/28) ... took fourth at the Jack Skoog Open (2/18) in the weight throw with a personal-best toss of 52-4.

2010 (Outdoor Track and Field): Redshirted.

2010 (Indoor Track and Field):
Redshirted.

High School: Finished second in the discus while placing seventh in the shot put at the 2009 state meet ... took runner-up in the Saginaw County track meet in both the shot put and the discus in 2009 ... finished third in the discus at the Saginaw County track meet ... set school records at Carrollton High School in both the shot put and the discus ... earned all-conference honors twice in football and basketball ... won a conference championship in football as a senior ... lettered four times in track and field and basketball, three times in football and once in baseball.

Career Bests: Discus (165-05); Shot Put (55-11); Weight Throw (59-05); Hammer (180-08).