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Bruce Ewen
Bruce Ewen

Men's Track and Field (1981, 83-84, 86)

Inducted: 2008

Illinois State's first All-American thrower ... a finalist in the 35-pound weight throw at the 1985 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships, earning an All-American honor ... a seven-time Missouri Valley Conference champion ... member of the Valley All-Centennial team ... won the conference title in both the indoor and outdoor shot put in 1983 and 1985 ... claimed a league title in the 35-pound weight throw in 1985 and the discus in 1983 and 1985 ... participated in the U.S. Olympic Trials and was a finalist in the hammer throw during the 1988 trials ... owns the school record for the indoor shot put with a toss of 60-0 ½....held the school record for outdoor shot put (59-6 ½) for 22 years.