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Hometown: Centralia, Mo.
High School: Centralia R-6 HS


Collegiate Performances

Indoor: Competed at the Bob Timmons Challenge with two fourth place finishes in the mens shot put with  a distance of 14.58m and in the weighted throw with a distance 15.8m 

2017: Outdoor - Competed in seven meets for UMKC … Finished seventh in the discus throw at the KT Woodman Classic with a personal-best mark of 46.68 meters … Turned in a personal-best performance in the shot put at the WAC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 14.31 meters and a sixth-place finish … Collected the bronze medal at the WAC Outdoor Championships in the hammer throw with a personal-best heave of 48.52 meters.

Indoor - Competed in eight meets for the Roos … Notched a personal best in the shot put at the Herm Wilson Invitational with a second-place finish of 14.13 meters … Finished fifth at the Nebraska Tune-Up in the weight throw with a personal-best mark of 15.46 meters.

2015: Indoor-  Enjoyed a career-day at the WAC Indoor Championships, setting two personal-records, with a 13.70 meter heave in the shot put and a 14.10 meter toss in the weight throw.

Outdoor- Set a personal-best in the hammer throw at the Tulsa Duels with a throw of 42.78 meters… Set two personal-records at the Rock Chalk Classic, throwing the discus 46.45 meters and setting a mark of 13.77 meters in the shot put.

High School: All-state in the discus and shot put as a senior … District champion in the shot put as a senior … State qualifier in the discus as sophomore, junior and senior … State qualifier in the shot put as a junior and senior … Conference champion in the shot put as a junior and senior … Conference and sectional champion in discus as a senior … Helped his team to conference titles as a freshman and sophomore, and runner-up finishes as a junior and senior … Shot put PR of 52' 5.25'' … Discus PR of 159' 6'' … Team Captain and male track athlete of the year as a senior … Set the school record in the shot put … Also played football and basketball … Lettered three times in football and once in basketball … Earned all-conference and all-district honors as a defensive lineman as a senior … Helped the football team to three-straight conference and district titles … Helped the basketball team to a conference title in 2010 … Played in the KHGA All-Star game … Named to the Honor Roll all four years … Was also involved in FFA.

Personal: Born on March 15, 1994 in Columbia, Mo. … Son of the late Howard Hockman, and Marie Hockman-McDowell and Jim McDowell … Brother of Josh Hockman, Jeff Hockman, Jade Hockman, Kerry Beasley, Emma McDowell and Sam McDowell … Majoring in business administration.



Shot Put



Weight Throw

2016 Outdoor

43' 10.75''

140' 11''

140' 7''


2016 Indoor

43' 1''



43' 11.75''

2015 Outdoor

45' 2.25''

152' 5''

140' 4''


2015 Indoor

44' 11.5''



46' 3.25''







Shot Put




High School

52' 5.25''

159' 6''



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