|Hometown:||Broad Brook, Conn.|
|High School:||Hebron Academy|
|Major:||Political Science & Communication|
Career Personal Bests:
Shot Put: 40-00.75 indoor, URI (1/19/13) / 42-08.25 outdoor, Stonehill Invitational (4/26/13)
Discus: 131-03.00 NE-10 Championship, (5/4/13)
2012-13: Threw the shot put in four meets for Stonehill. Posted a15th-place effort at UMass Boston Invitational (12/1/12), throwing 36-07.75. Placed 15th at Reggie Poyau Invitational (12/7) with a throw of 37-00.25. Set an indoor personal-best mark of 40-00.75 at URI Sorlien Invitational (1/19), good for 11th. Placed 15th at Northeast-10 Indoor Championships (2/16) in the shot put with a throw of 39-11.25.
2013: Participated in five meets for the Skyhawks, throwing the discus in each meet. Placed 8th at Bridgewater State Bears Invitational (3/23) with a throw of 115-10.00. Finished 6th at Holy Cross Invitational (4/20) with a throw if 127-11.00. A throw of 124-08.00 would be good for 3rd at Skyhawk Invitational (4/26), and a 131-03.00 effort, a personal best, would be good for 7th place at the Northeast-10 Championships (5/4). In four shot put events, the highlight was a 42-08.25 posting at Skyhawk Invitational, good for 3rd and an outdoor personal best.
Prep: 2012 graduate of Hebron Academy.
High School: 2011 graduate of East Catholic High School. Lettered in track & field. Undefeated in discus in the Central Connecticut Conference junior year. Received East Catholic Athlete-of-the-Year award as a senior. Earned All-Academic and Defensive Lineman of the Year awards. 2011 All-State and All-Area selection for track & field. 2011 state champion in discus.
Personal: Born May 9, 1993, in Hartford, Conn. Son of Brian and Patricia Hastings of Broad Brook, Conn. Has two brothers, Harrison (16) and Colin (11). Majoring in political science and communication. Chose Stonehill for the great education.