Aaron Sirles, a senior track and field athlete, is next up in February's Get To Know Your
Mean Green Student-Athlete. Click on the video to meet Aaron.
Mean Green track and field compete in the Sun Belt Indoor Track and Field Championship Feb. 23-24.
in discus at the NCAA Division 1 West Preliminary Round ... Participated in three
events at the SBC Outdoor Championships ... Took fifth in discus at the Texas
State Bobcat Classic ... Threw a season-best 52.36 meters in discus at the John
Jacobs Invitational ... Notched a long hammer throw of 50.94 meters at the UTA
Bobby Lane Invitational ... Threw a career-best 16.89 in shot put at the Texas
Tech Indoor Open #3 ... Named SBC Men's Field "Athlete of the Week" for the week
of Feb. 8, 2012.
Finished fourth at the Sun Belt Conference Outdoor
Championships in the shot put with a career mark of 15.84m … Started the
outdoor season with a fourth-place finish at the TCU Invitational …
Registered six overall top-five finishes on the year with a career best
in the hammer throw at 47.01 to go along with his shot put mark.
Threw shot put and discus in six meets during the outdoor season … Set
his season high of 15.17 meters in the shot put during the Sun Belt
Championships where he finished 10th … Recorded a seventh-place finish
in the discus at the SBC Championships, throwing 47.57 m.
Lettered in both football and track & field … Son of Donald and
Robin Sirles … Born April 8, 1990 … Has one older sister, Danielle