Scott Wiegand
Scott Wiegand

Player Profile

Arcadia, CA

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 323



2002 -- Placed 12th in the shot put (61-5.75) at the NCAA Outdoor Championships, earning All-America status (top eight Americans) ... Won the Pac-10 shot put title with a personal best outdoor throw of 64-1.75 ... Threw a personal best 187-9 in the discus at the Salinas Throwers Invitational ... At the NCAA Indoor, was 15th in the shot put (60-3.75) ... Personal indoor best of 64-7.75, No. 9 in school history.

2001 -- Wiegand scored at the Pac-10 meet in two events, placing sixth (59-5.50) in the shot put and fourth (184-9) in the discus ... Season bests of 59-11.25 in the shot put and 142-9 in the hammer throw.

2000 -- At the Pac-10 meet, Wiegand scored in the shot put (55-6.50) by placing eighth and he was 10th (164-11) in the discus ... Recorded season-bests of 57-0 and 169-1

1999 -- A former offensive lineman on the Bruin football team, Wiegand as a redshirt frosh on the track team earned All-America Junior honors, placing fourth in the shot put (54-4) at the U. S. Junior meet . . . Recorded season-bests of 55-11 in the shot put and 167-0 in the discus.

1998 -- Redshirt offensive lineman on the UCLA football team.

High School -- One of the nation's top prep linemen as a senior at Arcadia HS ... Earned PrepStar, National Recruiting Advisor and SuperPrep All-America honors ... Four-year letterman in track and field ... Wiegand as a junior at the CA State meet, reached the finals in the shot put (57-0) and discus (167-0) and placed 11th in the shot put ... Three-time league champion in the shot put and discus.

Personal -- History major ... Born Sept. 26, 1980.

SP ... 64-7.75I
DT ... 187-9