2008 OUTDOOR: Competed in six events ... threw a personal best in the javelin at the Red Raider open with a mark of 184'-03" finishing fourth ... finished second in the Oklahoma Invitational with a mark of 179'-02" ... placed second in the Oliver Jackson Open with a mark of 182'-9.75" ... placed second in the UTEP Invite with a mark of 179'-10".
2007 OUTDOOR: Competed in the javelin event at six meets ... threw a personal best of 179'-4" with a second place finish at the Oliver Jackson Open.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Brady High School in Brady, Texas... Participated in football, basketball and track... Football team became Bi-District champions in 2004... Named first-team all-district quarterback and all-West Texas in basketball.
PERSONAL: Born March 25, 1986, in San Antonio, Texas, to Rodney and Sherri Behrens... Father, Rodney, works as a salesman for HRI in Brady, Texas... Mother, Sherri, is employed as a dental hygienist... Has one brother, Rhett, 23... Grandfather played football for Texas... Majoring in business.