Joshua Cox


Ruston, La.

High School:
Cedar Creek HS





Joshua Cox


Gotch Jumps National Leading Mark at UTEP Invitational

Joshua Cox smashes own school record


@LATechSports Student-Athletes Earn C-USA Honor Roll

More than 100 Tech athletes earn academic honor


@LATechTandF Relay Teams Shine at Texas Relays Friday

Three relay teams advance


Track and Field Hosts Jim Mize Invitational Saturday

LA Tech hosts LSU, ULM, Northwestern State among others


Yusuf Muhammad Punches Ticket to Eugene

400m Hurdler runs top time at East Prelims


2013 WAC Outdoor Championships

Photos from the 2013 WAC Outdoor Championships hosted by UT Arlington at Maverick Stadium.


Jim Mize Invitational

Photos from the 2013 Jim Mize Invitational.


2012 WAC Championships

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)

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.