NCAA East Prelims set for May 28-30 in Jacksonville, Florida
Morgan Keesee upends expectations with seventh-place finish in discus
4x100m relays, long jumps highlight meet competition
LA Tech sweeps sprints on men's and women's side
LA Tech with three top marks in the state
Highlights from the first day of the 2014 NCAA East Prelims
Photos from the final day of the 2014 C-USA Outdoor Championships.
Photos from the 2013 WAC Outdoor Championships hosted by UT Arlington at Maverick Stadium.
Photos from the 2013 Jim Mize Invitational.
Photos from the final day of the 2012 WAC Outdoor Championships.
2012 Outdoor First Team All-WAC (Javelin)
2012 Outdoor NCAA Qualifier (Javelin)
2013 Outdoor Javelin WAC Champion (223-11/68.26m)
2013 Outdoor First Team All-WAC (Javelin)
2013 Outdoor NCAA Qualifier (Javelin)
2014 Outdoor Third Team All-Conference USA (Javelin)
2014 Outdoor NCAA Prelims Qualifier (Javelin)
2014 Outdoor NCAA Championship Qualifier (Javelin)
2014 Outdoor Second Team All-America (Javelin)
2014: Did not compete during indoor season ... Finished fourth in the javelin at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/22) with a throw of 204-9 (62.42m) ... Placed 10th in the javelin at the Texas Relays (3/27-29) with a throw of 210-5 (64.14m), the sixth-best throw in school history ... Broke his own school record as he won the javelin at the UTEP Invitational (4/12) with a throw of 228-4 (69.61m) ... Was the runner-up in the javelin at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/19) with a throw of 218-3 (66.52m) ... Finished third and was named third team all-conference in the javelin as he threw 221-3 (67.43m) at the C-USA Outdoor Championships (5/16-18) ... Qualified for the NCAA Championships as he finished 12th at the NCAA East Prelims (5/29-31) with a javelin throw of 217-10 (66.39m) ... Earned second team All-America honors as he finished 15th in the javelin at the NCAA Championships (6/11-14) with a throw of 213-4 (65.03m).
2013: Opened the 2013 season with a then-school record javelin throw of 220-8 (67.26m), winning the event title at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/16) ... Finished 13th in the javelin at the Texas Relays (3/28-30) with a throw of 191-6 (58.38m) ... Placed fourth in the javelin at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/20) with a mark of 209-4 (63.82m), the fifth-longest throw in school history ... Broke his own javelin school record as he won the gold medal at the WAC Otudoor Championships (5/8-11) with a throw of 223-11 (68.26m) ... Finished 22nd in the javelin at the NCAA East Preliminary Championships (5/23-24) with a throw of 213-4 (65.02m).
2012: Redshirted the indoor season ... Competed only in the javelin all outdoor season ... Threw a season-best 213-9 (65.16m) at the Louisiana Classics (3/17) to finish third, a mark that ranks third in school history ... Placed fourth at the Victor Lopez Classic (3/23) with a javelin throw of 189-4 (57.70m) ... Won the javelin at the Jim Mize Invitational (4/7) with a mark of 201-9 (61.50m) ... Finished fifth in the javelin at the Mississippi Open (4/14) with a throw of 195-4 (59.55m) ... Won the javelin at the Southeastern Invitational (4/20) with a throw of 208-2 (63.44m) ... Finished third and garnered first team all-WAC honors with a javelin throw of 211-3 (64.38m) at the WAC Championships (5/10-11) ... Qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary Championships (5/24-26) but an elbow injury in practice the day before the team departed for Jacksonville, Fla. kept him from competing.
High School: Graduated from Cedar Creek High School in 2011 ... Lettered in track and field, football and basketball ... Was a four-time state champion in the javelin ... Set the 1A state record in the javelin with a throw of 204-2 ... Was a member of the National Honor Society ... Coached by Corwin Aldrege.
Personal: Joshua Cox ... Son of Glenn and Lori Cox ... Has one older sister, Allison ... Born on June 29, 1991 in Farmerville, La.