PRs: SP - 15.68m (51' 5.5"), Disc - 161' 1", Hammer - 55.53m (182' 2"), Weight - 18.18m (59' 7.75")
Set PR of 55.53m (182' 2") in hammer at North Florida Invite
Placed 10th in weight throw and 11th in shot put at ACCs
Won weight throw at Liberty Quad and Liberty Kick Off
Set PR of 18.18m (59' 7.75") in weight throw at Liberty Kick Off
Set PR of 15.68m (51' 5.5") in shot put at Liberty Quad
Finished 10th the shot put at ACCs
Placed 11th in hammer throw at conference meet
PR of 162' 6" in hammer at ACCs ranks sixth in UVa history
Placed ninth in the shot put at ACCs
Four-time VHSL AAA All-State in shot put
State runner-up indoors in shot put ('10)
Central Region runner-up in shot put during indoor and outdoor ('10)
Ranked fifth in Virginia in shot put and 13th in discus during senior outdoor season
Son of Peter and Suzanne Fuson
Has three sisters, Megan, 23, Katie, 22, and Alyson, 17
Coached by James Abraham at Deep Run
More about James:
Favorite movie: Troy
Favorite TV show: Friends
Favorite subject: history
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
Jeff White: Sky's the Limit for UVA Pole Vaulter
Track & Field, Cross Country | 7/20/2017
Jeff Jernigan, who during his UVA career became one of the ACC's top pole vaulters, was...
Cavaliers Record Three National Titles
Track & Field, Cross Country | 7/9/2017
Filip Mihaljevic, Jordan Young and rising junior Hilmar Jonsson captured first-place finishes...
Lake Captures British National Title in 3000m Steeplechase
Track & Field, Cross Country | 7/2/2017
Iona Lake (Class of 2016) captured the national title in the 3000m steeplechase at the British...
Mihaljevic Named ACC Men's Outdoor Scholar Athlete of the Year
Track & Field, Cross Country | 6/28/2017
Virginia's Filip Mihaljevic has been named the 2017 ACC Outdoor Track and Field Scholar Athlete...
Cavaliers Compete Globally This Summer
Track & Field, Cross Country | 6/22/2017
The Virginia men’s and women’s track and field teams will see current and former...
Mihaljevic Earns ACC Outdoor Field Athlete of the Year
Track & Field, Cross Country | 6/16/2017
Virginia track and field senior Filip Mihaljevic (Livno, Bosnia and Herzegovina) was named ACC...
Mihaljevic Named 2017 Bowerman Semifinalist
Track & Field, Cross Country | 06/15/2017
Virginia men’s track and field senior Filip Mihaljevic (Livno, Bosnia and Herzegovina) was ...
Cavaliers Finish Fourth in Program of the Year Standings
Track & Field, Cross Country | 06/13/2017
The Virginia men’s track and field team finished fourth in the John McDonnell Program of...
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