UCLA Track & Field BIO
Braheme Days
Player Profile:
Braheme Days 1775254
Position: Throws
Other Position: Throws
Height: 6'1"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Bridgeton, N.J.
High School: Bridgeton HS

2015 – A NCAA qualifier in the shot put … Competed in nine outdoor meets during his redshirt freshman season … Threw a personal best of 64-4 at the dual meet against USC … Placed second at the Pac-12 Championships in the shot put with a mark of 63-6 … Threw over 62 feet at three meets … Also threw the discus where he posted a personal best 171-4 at the Pac-12 vs. Big 10 Invitational … Placed 10th at the Pac-12 Championships in the discus with a throw of 169-9. 

Unattached/Summer – Won the USATF Junior Championship in the shot put (6kg) with a throw of 65-5.50 … Broke the American junior shot put record at the 2014 Imperial Section of the USATF Championships with a mark of 69-5.25 (21.16m) ... Earned a bronze medal in the shot put at the IAAF World Junior Championships.
2014 – Competed unattached during the outdoor season … Participated in five indoor meets … Heaved the shot a personal best 61-11 to win the New Mexico Invite … Placed third at the MPSF Indoor Championships with a throw of 60-5.75 … Opened the season with a mark of 60-3 at the NAU Invitational.

HIGH SCHOOL – Attended Bridgeton High School in Bridgeton, N.J. … Lettered all four seasons in track and field for coach Ray Wilks and twice in football for coaches Warren DeShields and Kevin McNear … New Jersey state champion in the shot put and discus … A three-time national champion in the shot put … Earned eight All-American honors in the shot put and discus … Holds the Bridgeton High School shot put (70-8) and discus (199-6) records.

PERSONAL – Son of Braheme Days Sr. and Ishna Michelle Crawford … Has five brothers named Shyheme, Jack, Jayden, Jaylen and Jordan and a sister named Reve … Lists his biggest athletic thrill as winning his third national championship in the shot put … Plans to be a doctor.

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