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Final 2018 Outdoor US Hammer Throw List

With the month of August coming to a close, the 2018 outdoor season also reaches it’s official conclusion. Below are this year’s final national performance lists, including some last minute improvements and additions. Read more

8/30/18 U.S. High School Hammer List

School is starting up across the country, which means that the 2018 season is nearly to a close. On this week’s national performance lists we have a few last minute improvements and additions to the rankings. Read more

8/23/18 U.S. High School Hammer List

In his final meet of the year, Trey Knight (Ridgefield, WA) extended his national lead and came within 10 feet of the national sophomore class record. That throw highlights this week’s national performance list. Knight has led the nation throughout the season, and with his new best he secures that spot as the month of August comes to a close. His mark is also the second best ever for a sophomore. Read more

8/16/18 U.S. High School Hammer List

The season is nearing an end. With just a few weeks of action left, the positions on the national list have nearly been finalized. Read more

For the love of the game

When asked by reporters last month about how he endured such a difficult drama-filled offseason, San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich had a quick response that put things in perspective: Read more

8/16/18 U.S. High School Hammer List

As the end of the season approaches, the national performance lists are finally becoming clear. Just a few more meets remain this year. Read more

HMMR Podcast Episode 167: Europe vs. the world

Europe has long been the epicenter of track and field. With the European Championships taking place last week, it’s a good time to take a look at whether that is still the case. On this week’s episode of the podcast we recap the highlights from the meet, which countries are on the rise, and how Europe still stacks up against the rest of the world. Read more

8/9/18 U.S. High School Hammer List

As the season slows down, there were fewer updates on this week’s national performance list. However, one major improvement came from Ian Frost (Mary M. Knight, Elma, WA), who moved up one spot to third on the boy’s list in this week’s update. Read more

8/2/18 U.S. High School Hammer List

This week’s national performance lists featured several notable performances. On the boy’s list, Jacob Wilkins (Bishop England, Mt. Pleasant, SC) broke 200 feet for the first time to become the 19th boy over the barrier this season. Sophomore Markayha Billings (Elk Grove, CA) improved by two feet to climb up a few spots on the girl’s list to 13th in the nation and now the second best underclassmen in the country. Read more

7/26/18 U.S. High School Hammer List

Ian Frost (Mary M. Knight, Elma, WA) climbed one spot up the national rankings this week with his improvement at the last Centralia Hammer Series meet of the year. His new best of 218’5″ ranks him third in the nation on this week’s performance list. There were fewer improvements on the girl’s list, however there were two top five improvements with the lighter 3-kilogram implement. So far this season four girls have now thrown the youth hammer over 200 feet. Read more