On Locke: Earned All-BIG EAST honors in the javelin in both 2014 and 2015, in addition to placing fourth at the 2016 conference meet ... Tough competitor who was part of a Villanova throwing group which made significant contributions to the team at the BIG EAST meets during his years on the team.
2016 Outdoor: Rejoined the team during the spring season and scored in the javelin at the BIG EAST Championships for the third straight year ... Came in fourth at the conference meet with a throw of 53.66 meters.
2015 Outdoor: Earned All-BIG EAST honors in the javelin for the second straight year and also established a new personal best mark at the BIG EAST Championships ... Threw for a distance of 59.94 meters at the conference meet and finished in second place, one spot higher than last year ... Was one of five Villanova scorers in the javelin and the group's contributions helped the Wildcats successfully defend their team title at the BIG EAST meet ... Qualified for the IC4A Championship, where he finished 17th with a throw of 55.03 meters ... Competed at a total of six meets during the season ... Opened the season by finishing sixth at the Philadelphia College Classic with a mark of 50.57 meters ... Came in 10th in the championship section at the Colonial Relays (51.97m) ... Finished fifth at both the Delaware Open (45.57m) and the Delaware Classic (49.12m).
2015 Indoor: Did not compete at any meets.
2014 Outdoor: Finished third in the javelin at the BIG EAST Championships with a personal best throw of 56.38 meters ... Earned All-BIG EAST honors for his finish and was one of four Wildcats who finished in the top six at the conference meet (2-3-5-6) ... Competed at a total of five meets during the season and his effort at the BIG EAST Championships surpassed his previous personal best mark of 52.58 meters which came in a third place finish at the Colonial Relays earlier in the year ... Registered a first place finish at the Delaware Open (51.62m), came in 10th at the Larry Ellis Invitational (50.11m) and was fourth at the Delaware Classic (48.97m).
2014 Indoor: Did not compete at any meets.
Hatboro-Horsham High School: Won the SOL Continental Conference title with a personal best throw of 51.84 meters ... Also was the champion at the Jack Armstrong Invitational (51.59m) ... Came in ninth at the PIAA District 1 AAA state meet with a distance of 51.56 meters ... Earned first team all-league honors ... Received his school's Hard-Working Hatter award ... Also earned two varsity letters in golf ... Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born 7/15/95 ... One of three children of Greg and Marybeth Locke ... Has two sisters, Jackie and Jenny ... Majoring in Chemical Engineering.
Javelin 59.94 Meters 2015 BIG EAST Championships
CAREER AWARDS (Outdoor Track)
All-BIG EAST 2014, 2015 (Javelin)
CAREER AWARDS (Academics)
BIG EAST All-Academic Team 2014-15, 2015-16