Forrest Akers
Forrest Akers
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    Mason, Mich.
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Thrower for Ferris State...Collegiate bests include (14.09m) in the Shotput, (34.35m) in the Hammer Throw and (38.96m) Discus...finished 11th in shotput at the Indoor Championships in 2022...was 13th in shotput in 2021 Track and Field Championships...Native of Mason, Mich...competed at Mason High School for Eric Haynie...also played football at the prep level...was a three-time All-Conference Discus thrower and two-time All-Conference in Shot Put...also an All-Academic Performer...helped Mason to a State Runner Up finish in 2016, Regional Runner-Up in 2018, and conference titles in 2014 and 2018...his father, John, competed in Decathlon at Michigan State.