And, closing in on 44 year-old shot put record
Loveland, Oh. - Camden Baucke is a 4-year lettermen in track. He won his first meet at the Loveland, Dawn Dehart Invitational as a freshmen. He broke the Loveland discus record on April 23rd at the Anderson Invitational with a throw of 149' 6". He qualified for Regionals as a junior in shot putt last year.
The old discus record was set by Andy Weinheimer in 2000 at 147' 10".
Camden has been Captain of the Loveland track and field team for the past two years.
He has a PR of 52' 7" in shot putt and is working towards breaking the shot record as well.
Camden received an offer to throw in Division I track, but has chosen to play DII football at Malone instead. He was a key offensive lineman on Loveland’s Div. II State Football Champion Team.
He put the shot 51' 6" last Friday at this year’s Dawn Dehart Invitational. Camden’s PR is 52'7" and the current record of 53' 9" has stood for 44 years. It was set in 1970 by Richard Allen.
Camden planning to study nursing at Malone.