Chris McIntyre
Chris McIntyre

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Deerfield, Ill.

High School:
Deerfield

Height:
6-0

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
05/07/1990

03/31/2012

Records Fall for Redbirds at EIU Big Blue Classic

Redbirds broke four meet records and set three ISU records in the process.

01/25/2012

Chris McIntyre Receives Most Courageous Award

McIntyre continues a battle with leukemia and competes for the Redbird track and field team.

01/21/2012

Redbirds Finish Second At Wisconsin Invitational

Men: Wisconsin 150, ISU 128; Women: Wisconsin 157.5, ISU 155.5

01/14/2012

Sycamores Out-Duel Redbirds, 167.5-138.5

Brittany Smith set new school record and personal best in weight throw.

12/03/2011

Redbirds Dominate Early Bird Invitational

Brittany Smith broke the school record in the weight throw with a mark of 67-10.75.

03/31/2012

Illinois State at EIU Big Blue Classic

Illinois State at EIU Big Blue Classic

2011-12

Indoor: Threw a personal-best 51-04.50 in the weight throw at the Early Bird Invitational (Dec. 3) for eighth place ... took second at the Indiana State Dual (Jan. 14) in the shot put with a mark of 51-07.25 ... finished second in the shot put at the Keck Invitational (Feb. 3) with a toss of 52-11.50 ... recorded a season-best 54-04.00 in the shot put at the Missouri Valley Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships (Feb. 25), finishing eighth.

Outdoor: Posted six top-10 finishes in the shot put and discus combined ... finished fifth in the shot put at the EIU Big Blue Classic (March 29) with a mark of 51-11.75 ... threw 52-02.50 in the shot put a the ISU vs. SIU Dual (April 7) for second place ... took seventh at the Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships (May 11) in the shot put with a season-best throw of 52-11.00 ... threw a personal-best 145-03 in the discus at the same meet for 14th place.

2010-11

Indoor: Took third at the Early Bird Open in the shot put with a mark of 53-05.50 ... Finished second with a mark of 53-00.75 at the Indiana State Dual ... threw a personal best 55-11 at the MVC Indoor Championships in the shot put to finish fourth.

Outdoor: Finished eighth at the Billy Hayes Invitational with a mark of 49-06.50 in the shot put ... took third at the MVC Outdoor Championships in the shot put with a toss of 53-00.75 to earn All-Valley honors.

2009-10

Indoor: Did not compete.

Outdoor: Did not compete.

2008-09

Indoor: Finished third in the shot put at the Terre Haute Double Dual with a season-best throw of 50-2 ... 11th at the State Farm MVC Indoor Track and Field Championships ... took ninth with a season-best performance in the weight throw at the Redbird Invitational launching a distance of 45-9.25.

Outdoor: Walk-on freshman ... earned all-conference honors with a second-place finish in the shot put and All-Missouri Valley Conference honors at the Valley Championships ... set season-best marks in both throwing events at conference with a four foot record in the shot put (54-4.5) and then 147-2 in the discus to finish 11th ... recorded a distance of 138-11 in the hammer throw at the Stan Lyons Invitational.

PRIOR TO ISU

At Deerfield High School: Named team captain and field events MVP his junior and senior season ... won back-to-back indoor conference championships his junior and senior seasons ... conference and sectional champion in the shot put and discus his senior season ... earned all-conference honors for football his senior year ... a member of the honor roll during his entire high school career and an athletic scholar for two years.

Personal: Born 5/7/1990 ... son of Patrick and Mary McIntyre ... major is education ... siblings are Sean and Katy.