Raul Gonzalez
    Raul Gonzalez

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Fontana, Calif.

    High School:
    Alta Loma HS

    Height:
    6-3

    Event:
    Throws

    Fresno State: (2010) Competed in the discus and hammer throw events...marked a season-best discus throw of 148-1 (45.14m) at the WAC Championships...season-best hammer throw of 174-5 (53.16m) came at the Last Chance Meet. (2009) A solid competitor for the Bulldogs as a sophomore ... ranked among the WAC's Top 10 for his hammer throw mark at the Cal-Nevada Championships, throwing a 181-1 (55.42m) (2008) Strong addition to the Bulldog throwing corps as a freshman ... threw both season-bests at the USC Invite, marking a 157-7 (48.11) in the discus and 165-4 (50.45m) in the hammer.

    Prior to Fresno State: Lettered four years in track and field at Alta Loma High School ... CIF State Champion in the discus throw as a senior, tossing a 173-9 ... won the league championship in discus three times ... marked personal bests of 53-0 in the shot put and 189-0 in the hammer.

    Personal: Born July 18, 1989 in Hollywood, Calif. ... parents are Stacy and Raul Gonzalez ... has two sisters, Asti and Stacia ... lists winning the CIF Championship as his biggest athletic thrill ... chose Fresno State in order to throw for a Division I track and field program.

    Gonzalez's Records Best Marks Meet, Date
    Discus Throw 159-2 (48.25m) Stanford, (4/5/08)
    Hammer Throw 181-1 (55.42m) Cal-Nevada Championships, (3/28/09)

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