Jasper Club
Manhattan Track & Field BIO
 Roman Ewald
Roman Ewald 198978

2012 Outdoors: Selected to the Capital One Academic All-District Team, as well as the USTFCCCA Division I All-Academic Men’s Track & Field team and MAAC All-Academic Team…Secured three second-place finishes, in the shot put (50’2¾), discus (152’0) and hammer throw (174’11), at the FDU Knight Invitational on March 31…Placed first in the shot put (54’4) and second in the discus (163’8) at the Roadrunner Invitational on April 7…Earned MAAC Performer of the Week honors on April 17 for his efforts at the Metropolitan Outdoor Championships (April 13), taking first in the shot put (53’11¼) and discus (171’0), as well as third in the hammer throw (178’0)…Participated in both the shot put and discus competitions at the Penn Relays (April 27)…Named Most Outstanding Performer for Field Events after winning both the shot put (54’0½) and discus (168’10) to go along with a second-place showing in the hammer throw (188’7) at the MAAC Outdoor Championships (May 5)…Competed in the shot put, discus and hammer throw at the IC4A Outdoor Championships (May 11), capturing fifth place in the hammer throw (188’4)…Qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary Round (May 24) in the discus, finishing 32nd overall with a toss of 166’1.

2011-12 Indoors: Earned a place on the MAAC All-Academic Team…Named MAAC Performer of the Week on Dec. 6 after grabbing first place in the weight throw (56’11¼) and second in the shot put (52’10) at the Manhattan College Opener on Dec. 1…Registered a pair of second-place showings in the shot put (54’5¼) and the weight throw (57’1) at the Brother Jasper Invitational on Dec. 9…Notched a second-place result in the weight throw (54’11¼) at the NYC Gotham Cup on Jan. 13…Took fourth in the weight throw (58’8) at the Albany Great Dane Classic on Jan. 20…Secured first place in the weight throw (58’3¾) and fifth in the shot put (52’10¼) at the Metropolitan Indoor Championships on Jan. 26…Uncorked a season-best toss of 55’3 to win the shot put while also placing second in the weight throw (58’10¼) at the Manhattan College Invitational on Feb. 8…Won the weight throw (62’1¾) and took second in the shot put (54’10¼) at the MAAC Indoor Championships on Feb. 17…Finished ninth in the weight throw (58’7½) and 22nd in the shot put (50’7½) at the IC4A Indoor Championships on March 3.

2011 Outdoors: Chosen to the MAAC All-Academic Team...Opened the season by finishing sixth in both the shot put (48’7½) and discus (159’8) at the Baldy Castillo Invitational on March 18…Won three events (shot put, 51’7; discus, 162’2; hammer throw, 186’3) at the FDU Track Classic on April 9…Secured first place in both the shot put (51’11¾) and hammer throw (186’10) while also grabbing third in the discus (137’6) at the Metropolitan Outdoor Championships on April 15…Took 16th place in the Eastern section of the men’s shot put (50’3¼), 20th in the men’s college discus (152’6) and 28th in the men’s college hammer throw (163’0) at the prestigious Penn Relays on April 26-28…Shared Most Outstanding Performer for Field Events honors at the MAAC Outdoor Championships (May 8) after taking first in the hammer throw (184’6), second in the shot put (52’7¼) and discus (157’4), and fourth in the javelin (174’6)…Competed in the shot put, discus and hammer throw at the IC4A Outdoor Championships (May 13).

2010-11 Indoors: Selected to the MAAC All-Academic Team for the second straight year…Grabbed first place in the shot put (49’9¾) and second in the weight throw (52’7¼) at the Manhattan College Opener on Dec. 1…Captured third place in both the shot put (49’11¼) and weight throw (54’0½) at the Metropolitan Indoor Championships on Jan. 28…Won gold in the weight throw (58’0¼) and bronze in the shot put (50’1¾) at the MAAC Indoor Championships on Feb. 18…Recorded a season-best toss of 50’2½ in the shot put at the Armory Collegiate Challenge (Feb. 25)…Placed 18th in the weight throw with a mark of 53’5½ at the IC4A Indoor Championships on March 5.

2010 Outdoors: Named to the USTFCCCA Division I All-Academic Men’s Track & Field team…Earned a selection to the MAAC All-Academic Team…Grabbed third place in the shot put (52’5¼) and fifth in the discus (166’9) at the season-opening Baldy Castillo Invitational on March 19…Selected as MAAC Performer of the Week on April 6 after finishing first in both the shot put (54’1¼) and discus (166’0) and placing sixth in the hammer throw (175’1) at the Sam Howell Invitational on April 2…Named MAAC Performer of the Week for the second straight week on April 13 after winning three events (shot put-54’3¾, discus-175’6, hammer-174’3) at the FDU Track Classic on April 10…Captured fourth place in shot put with a mark of 52’10¾ in the Eastern Section at the prestigious Penn Relays on April 22…Won gold medals in both the shot put (52’8¼) and discus (169’7) while also taking third in the hammer throw (169’8) at the MAAC Outdoor Championships (May 1-2)…Took ninth in both the shot put (53’8½) and discus (159’8) at the IC4A Outdoor Championships on May 14…Competed at the NCAA East Regional Championships (May 27) in the discus, finishing 42nd with a throw of 152’7.

2009-10 Indoors: Selected to the MAAC All-Academic Team...Claimed first place with a shot put of 47’1½ at the Manhattan College Opener on Dec. 1…Captured first place in the shot put with a mark of 51’8¼ at the Brother Jasper Invitational on Dec. 13…Took the gold medal in the shot put (51’2¾) and silver in the weight throw (55’9¼) at the Metropolitan Indoor Championships on Jan. 29…Finished first in the shot put (51’1¾) and second in the weight throw (51’11¼) at the Manhattan Invitational on Feb. 11…Won the shot put competition (55’2¼) and finished third in the weight throw (55’3) at the MAAC Indoor Championships on Feb. 19…Qualified for the IC4A Indoor Championships (March 6) in the shot put.

2009 Outdoors: Finished 10th in the discus with a mark of 173’8 at the Baldy Castillo Invitational on March 20…Took third in the discus (166’7¾) and fourth in the shot put (50’0¼) at the Sam Howell Invitational on April 4…Claimed the gold medal in the discus (158’1¾) at the New York Relays on April 10…Placed second in the discus with a toss of 151’6¾ at the Yale Springtime Invitational on April 26…Won the silver in both the shot put (50’11¼) and discus (156’3) at the MAAC Outdoor Championships on May 3…Qualified for the IC4A Outdoor Championships (May 16) in the shot put, placing 14th with a toss of 51’11.

2008-09 Indoors: Took first place in the shot put (51’9¾) at the Metro Coaches Invitational on Jan. 9…Captured third place in the shot put with a mark of 51’4¼ and finished 13th in the weight throw with a distance of 46’7½ at the NYC Gotham Cup on Jan. 16…Won the shot put competition with a toss of 51’4¼ and took sixth in the weight throw with a mark of 48’2 at the Metropolitan Indoor Championships on Jan. 28…Finished first in the shot put (53’4¾) at the Manhattan Invitational on Feb. 12…Garnered the gold medal in the shot put (52’1) and placed fifth in the weight throw (48’2) at the MAAC Indoor Championships on Feb. 20.

Before Manhattan: Won the silver medal in the discus at the 2008 German Under-20 Winter Throwing Championships…Represented Germany at the 2008 Winter Throwing Matchn against Spain, Italy and France…Finished fifth in the discus at the 2008 German Under-20 Championships…Placed second in the discus at the 2006 German Under-18 Winter Throwing Championships, then took fourth in the shot put and fifth in the discus at the German Under-18 Championships…Earned gold medals in the pentathlon and 80 meter hurdles at the 2005 German Under-16 Championships.

Personal: Son of Theo and Marita…Has one brother, Sven…Father and brother are both former sprinters…Majoring in finance…Born on March 20, 1989.

Position: Throws
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 240
Year: Senior
City/State: Olching, Germany
High School: Isar-Sport-Gymnasium
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