Steve Harrison surpassed the USA Masters Track and Field All-American standard for the Discus Throw at the Ohio University Open in Athens, Ohio on May 8. His throw of 39.59m (129'10.75") exceeded the Age 40-44 All-American mark of 39.50 meters. Harrison, of Cross Lanes, is a 43-year-old former WV State Senator. He competed in track and field and football for Sissonville High School (WV) and Brown University (RI) in the 1980s.
Steve Harrison USA Masters Track and Field Rankings
-USA Masters Track & Field Championships Meet
2007: M40-44 Discus Throw (5th)
BROWN UNIVERSITY ('90)
-Member of 1986 Track & Field Team
-1989 GTE District I Academic All-America (Football)
-Ivy League Senior All-Stars in 1989 Epson Ivy Bowl(Football)
SISSONVILLE HIGH SCHOOL ('85)
-7-Time WV State Track & Field Championships Meet qualifier
1983: 110 High Hurdles & Shuttle Hurdle Relay;
1984: 110 High Hurdles & Discus Throw (3rd Place);
1985: Discus Throw, Shot Put & Shuttle Hurdle Relay.
-1984 AA All-State Special Mention (Football)