Jasper Club
Manhattan Men's Track & Field BIO
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 Ire Bozovicar

2016 Outdoors: Selected to the MAAC All-Academic Team…Opened the campaign with a season-best performance of 162’6 in the hammer throw at the Baldy Castillo Invitational on March 18…Placed first in the discus (164’1), third in the shot put (44’7½) and seventh in the hammer throw (143’5) at the Metropolitan Outdoor Championships on April 8…Captured third place in the discus with a toss of 158’0 at the Princeton Outdoor Invitational on April 15…Participated in the men’s college discus throw at the Penn Relays (April 28) for the second straight year, ending up 11th with a best effort of 157’0…Had a season-best mark of 167’5, which was good for fourth place in the discus at the Lions Invitational on April 29…Also secured third place in the hammer throw (151’4) at the Lions Invitational…Took second in the discus (165’1) to go along with ninth-place showings in the shot put (48’4) and hammer throw (144’3) at the MAAC Outdoor Championships on May 7…Finished ninth in the discus (162’2) at the IC4A Outdoor Championships on May 13.

2015-15 Indoors: Named to the MAAC All-Academic Team…Secured fourth place in the weight throw with a season-best effort of 56’7¼ at the Metropolitan Indoor Championships on Feb. 4…Finished third in the weight throw (46’11¾) and fourth in the shot put (46’6¼) at the Draddy Invitational on Feb. 13…Took fourth in the weight throw (54’1) and sixth in the shot put (49’6½) at the MAAC Indoor Championships on Feb. 21…Qualified for the IC4A Indoor Championships in the weight throw.

2015 Outdoors: Opened the season by grabbing ninth place in the discus (158’6) and 10th in the shot put (44’5½) at the UTSA Team Challenge on March 20…Won the discus (161’8) and took fourth in the shot put (46’3¼) at the Rider Invitational on April 11…Had a season-best effort of 163’8 to capture third place in the discus at the Larry Ellis Invitational on April 15…Competed in the men’s college discus at the Penn Relays (April 23), placing 20th with a mark of 158’8…Secured fourth-place points in the discus with a toss of 156’0 at the MAAC Outdoor Championships on May 2…Finished 20th in the discus (147’10) at the IC4A Outdoor Championships on May 15.

2014-15 Indoors: Made Manhattan debut at the Army Five-Way Meet on Jan. 9 and placed seventh in the shot put (43’3)…Placed 10th in the shot put (45’2½) at the MAAC Indoor Championships on Feb. 21.

Before Manhattan: Finished first in the discus at the Slovenian National Championships as a senior after placing second as a junior…Qualified for the Slovenina National Team as a discus thrower in both 2013 and 2014…Also a member of the Slovenian National Team in volleyball.

Personal: Son of Matjaz and Ana…Has three brothers, Matija, Leonard and Kristof…Majoring in kinesiology…Born on October 16, 1995.

Position: Throws
Height: 6'7"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Potoki, Slovenia
High School: Gimazija Jesenice

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