Freshman Alexandre Asselin takes fourth in decathlon.
Zuidema posts third-best javelin throw in school history.
South Carolina honors seniors, wins nine events.
Royster, Collier and Todd win two individual events each.
South Carolina tallies points from all four athletes on first day of scored meet.
2014 Team Captain
2014: Indoors - Won a pair of hammer throw events at the Gamecocks' home meets, and finished in the top five of two other events in 2014...hit a best mark of 61' (18.59m) at the Gamecock Invitational...finished 15th at the SEC Indoor Championships with a heave of 57'11 ¼" (17.66m)...Outdoors - Focused on the hammer throw, posting a best mark of 182'6" (55.63m) to take second at the Bill Carson Invitational...finished 18th in the event at SEC Outdoors (49.27m // 138-08)...also entered the discus at Bill Carson, taking fourth with a season-best 138'8" (42.72m)
2013: Indoors, had five top-six finishes on the season in the weight throw, including a win at the USC Indoor Open...best performance of the season came at the Auburn Invitational where he posted a throw of 57-10.25 (17.63m) to finish in third place...competed at SEC Indoors, finishing 25th after a best throw of 53-11.75 (16.45m)...Outdoors, concentrated on the hammer throw and improved his throw every meet of the season...took second at the Hurricane Invite with a throw of 167-05 (51.04m)...finished sixth at the Spec Town Relays with a mark of 175-08 (53.55m)...at SEC Outdoors, threw a season-best 176-03 (53.72m) for 13th place.
2012: Indoors, competed in the weight throw...placed seventh at the Virginia Tech Invitational...took second at the Gamecock Invitational with his top mark of 53-08.50 (16.37m)...finished 15th in the preliminary round of the SEC Indoor Championships...Outdoors, competed in the hammer throw and discus...in the hammer throw, placed sixth at the Spec Towns Invitational and seventh at Bob Pollack...recorded top hammer throw mark of 182-10 (55.73m) on his way to eighth place at the SEC Championships...In the discus, placed eighth at the North Florida Invitational and ninth at Spec Towns Invitational where he put up a top mark of 139-11 (42.66m)
2011: Indoors, competed unattached at the Gamecock Indoor Open with a mark of 47-10 (14.58m) in the weight throw ... Outdoors, competed unattached in the discus at the Weems Baskin Invite and Gamecock Open with a top mark of 139-01 (42.40m).
HIGH SCHOOL: Placed third at the USATF Region III Junior Olympics with a PR of 156-4 ½ in the discus ... At the Georgia Region 8 AAAA, won the shot put at a PR of 47'11 and took third in the discus ... Took second in both events at the USATF Georgia Championships.
Personal: Son of Ann and Joe Seay