Tony Nguyen
Tony Nguyen
Height: 5-6
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Boston, Mass.
High School: Boston Green Academy
Event: Throws

2012-13 Combined in three events on the throwing squad … Recorded his career best throw in the shot put at the UMass Dartmouth Corsair Classic on April 6 with a throw of 34-06.25 feet … Earned his best throw of the outdoor season in the discus of 86-05 feet on March 30 at the Tufts University Snowflake Classic … Recorded his second best throw in the shot at the Snowflake Classic with a toss of 34-03.00 feet … His second best throw in the discus took place on April 6 at the Corsair Classic Invite with a throw of 76-10 feet.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from Boston Green Academy in South Boston in 2012 … Two sport athlete in high school (football & track and field) … Two-time gold medalist in the shot put … Helped the track and field team to a City and Conference championship … Received the Defensive Lineman Award with the football program … Named his high school’s Salutatorian and was High Honor Roll student … Born on July 13, 1994 … Son of Joseph Lee and Myle Nguyen … Has one sister, Amanda … Member of the UMass Boston Asian Student Center … Majoring in Criminal Justice.

OUTDOOR PERSONAL BESTS

Discus 86-05.00 3/30/2013 Tufts University Snowflake Classic
Shot Put 34-06.25 4/6/2013 UMass Dartmouth Corsair Invitational