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Phil Jagers
Phil Jagers
Year: Jr. (R)/Sr.
Hometown: Solon, Ohio
High School: Solon
Position: Throws

2015-16: Outdoor:  Garnered honorable mention All-America accolades in the discus at the NCAA Outdoor Championships (June 10)...established a school-record throw of 205-9 (62.71m) to finish first in the discus at the NCAA East Preliminary Round (May 27)...registered five winning efforts in the discus on the campaign, while also placing second with a then school-record mark of 201-2 (61.33m) at the Texas Relays (April 1)...finished third in the discus at the Mid-American Conference Championships (May 14) with a throw of 187-5 (57.14m)...recorded a season-long throw of 163-7 (49.86m) in the hammer at the Northeast Ohio Quad (April 16)...named three times as MAC Field Athlete of the Week (April 5, April 26 and May 10)...Indoor: Placed first in the discus at the Akron Invitational (Feb. 5) with a distance of 191-2.50 (58.28m)...record three top-10 performances in weight throw, including placing fourth in the Nittany Lion Challenge (Jan.16) with a mark of 60-1.75 (18.33m)...registered a season-best throw in the weight throw at the Akron Invitational (Feb. 19) with a throw of 60-9 (18.53m)...finished sixth at the Kent State Dual (Jan.22) with a distance of 56-7.26 (17.25m) in the weight throw.

2014-15: Indoor: Turned in a trio of fourth-place performances in the weight throw at the Akron Pole Vault Convention (Jan. 9), Kent State Dual (Jan. 16) and Zips Invitational (Feb. 20)…recorded a season-long throw of 60-1.75 in the weight throw at the Kent State Dual (Jan. 16)…placed ninth at the Mid-American Conference Championship (Feb. 27) with a heave of 52-6.50…threw the shot put 45-11.75 at the Akron Pole Vault Convention (Jan 9)...Outdoor: Garnered honorable mention USTFCCCA All-America accolades after placing 18th in the discus at the NCAA Championship with a throw of 181-8...registered a school-record throw of 188-1 in the discus at the NCAA East Preliminary Round (May 29) to place 12th...placed fourth and eighth, respectively, in the discus and hammer at the MAC Championship with marks of 172-10 and 177-11...posted six top-10 performances in the discus, including winning at the Northeast Ohio Quad (April 2) before finishing second and third, respectively, at the Campbell/Wright Invitational (May 9) and Ashland Alumni Open (April 25)...recorded career-best throw of 182-10 in the hammer to place fifth at the Longhorn Invitational (May 2).

2013-14: Indoor: did not compete ... Outdoor: placed seventh in the discus at the MAC Championships (May 17) with a mark of 171-09 ... competed at the USA Junior Championships (July 6) ... finished runner-up in the event at the Northeast Ohio Quad (Apr. 5) with a throw of 166-01 ... placed 12th at the Raleigh Relays (March 28) with a mark of 161-05. 

at Solon HS
: Led his team to a fourth-place finish at the state meet as a junior ... recorded top throws of 184-07 in the discus and 54-00 in the shot put ... was also an all-district wrestler.

Personal: Born Aug. 12, 1995 ... parents are Reginald Jagers and Phyllis Young ... older brother Reggie is a thrower at Kent State ... enjoys playing the drums.