Kaleb Zuidema
Kaleb Zuidema

Hometown:
Midland Park, N.J.

High School:
Midland Park

Event:
Throws

Year (I/O):
R-So./R-So.


2014 SEC Outdoor Javelin Bronze Medalist
2014 Second Team All-SEC Javelin
2014 Javelin Honorable Mention All-American
• 2013, 2014 SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2011-12 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

2014: Javelin specialist...finally healthy after two redshirt years and multiple surgeries...Second Team All-SEC honoree finished in the top three of four javelin competitions in 2014, including a win in the collegiate section at Penn Relays...in his breakthrough at Penn Relays, recorded a heave of 228'6" (69.66m) that ranked him third in school history...captured bronze at SEC Outdoors, improving his PR to 229'2" (69.87m) and went on to earn his first NCAA Outdoor bid with a throw of 225'2" (68.65m)...finished 21st at NCAA Outdoors with a throw of 204'11 (62.47m) to receive Honorable Mention All-America nod.

2013:Did not compete in the 2013 season.

2012: Did not compete, medical redshirt.

HIGH SCHOOL: Top mark of 224-11 in the javelin throw ... United States Champion with a win at the New Balance Outdoor Nationals ... ranked fourth in the nation in the javelin throw ... competed at the USA Junior National Championships, taking fourth overall at 207-9 ... owns the New Jersey state record ... went undefeated as a junior, including a Penn Relays victory ... two-time New Jersey Meet of Champions winner.