These tweets on Josh say it all....we are getting a real good one in Josh Banderas...
Steven M. Sipple
@HuskerExtraSip #Huskers recruit Josh Banderas unleashes 160-foot throw in discus. But get this: His best event is high hurdles ... http://tinyurl.com/7hwyj4a
@HuskerExtraSip You have to go back to names like Scott Frost to find another athlete that has this combination of power, speed & explosion.
The day after committing to Nebraska to play football, Lincoln Southwest junior Josh Banderas added another milestone to his wild week.
At the Fremont Track Invitational on Friday, Banderas shattered his personal-best mark of 126 feet in the discus when he won the event with a throw of 160 feet.
"It's a surprise," Banderas said. "I'm really excited. I didn't expect 160."
Banderas, who considers the hurdles his best event, throws shot put in addition to the discus. After warming up and running the 110-meter hurdle prelims, Banderas said he felt good going into the discus. He was loosened up, and he could just let it rip.Along with winning the discus, Banderas won the 110 hurdles in 14.95 seconds and was third in the shot put with a toss of 49-6.
Read more: http://journalstar.com/sports/high-s...#ixzz1s2ErTiFH