Themo Liakopoulos
Themo Liakopoulos
Height: 5-11
Year: So.
Hometown: Swampscott, Mass.
High School: Swampscott
Event: Throws

2017-18 SEASON BESTS (INDOOR)

Shot Put: 38-04.00 Feet (January 20, Springfield College Maroon & White Classic) 

Weight Throw: 40-11.75 Feet (February 10, Little East Conference Championship) 

2018 SEASON BESTS (OUTDOOR)

Shot Put: 35-11.25 Feet (March 31, Tufts University Snowflake Classic) 

Discus: 121-00.00. Feet (April 14, Mount Holyoke Spring Fling Classic) 

Hammer: 105-09.00 Feet (April 14, Mount Holyoke Spring Fling Classic) 

Javelin: 154-02.00 Feet (April 7, Smith College Pioneer Invitational) 

NOTABLES 

  • Put together a strong sophomore campaign in which he improved upon each of his personal bests 
  • Finished sixth at the Little East Conference Indoor Championship Meet with a new career-best mark in the weight throw (40-11.75 feet) 
  • Earned a third-place finish in the javelin throw (154-02.00 feet) with a career-best throw at the Smith College Pioneers Invitational 
  • Registered a four-place finish in the discus throw (116-02.00 feet) at the Little east Conference Outdoor Championship Meet 

2016-17 SEASON BESTS (INDOOR)

Shot Put: 36-02.0 (1/14/17, Tufts University Invitational)

Weight Throw: 33-04.0 (12/3/16, 5th Annual UMB Indoor Open)

2017 SEASON BESTS (OUTDOOR)

Hammer: 104-01.0 (4/8/17, Smith College Pioneers Invitational)

Javelin: 139-09.0 (4/15/17, Tufts Invitational Sunshine Classic)

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from Swampscott High School in 2016 where he was a member of the football, basketball, and track & field teams … Competed at the MIAA State Championship in the javelin throw … Was an NEC Division 4 All-Star during the outdoor track season … Born on January 27, 1998 … Son of Stefanos Liakopowlos and Virginia Kristakinos … Has two siblings, Faye and Dimitri … Currently undecided on his major ... Member of the UMass Boston Student Athlete Advisory Council.