Blake Gish
Blake Gish

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Saunemin, Ill.

High School:
Pontiac Township

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
09/17/1986

2005-06: Threw a distance of 129-05 in the discus for 12th-place and was 10th in the shot put (44-01.25) at the State Farm MVC Outdoor Championships ... best finish in the shot put came at the Missouri Relays with a throw of 47-07.25 for 15th-place ... took seventh in the hammer throw (130-05) at the Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational and was fourth in the discus (145-06) ... recorded his two best throws of the indoor season at the Redbird Open with a throw of 47-01.50 in the shot put and 47-00.25 in the weight throw.

At Pontiac Township: Conference and sectional champion in the discus ... established school discus record ... placed fifth in the discus at the IHSA state meet junior year ... discus champion at the Honor Roll Meet junior and senior year ... was a member of the football team that placed second in the state his sophomore year.

Personal: Born 9/17/86 ... son of Donald and Christine Gish ... majoring in criminal justice.