Josh Miller
Josh Miller
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Botkins, Ohio
High School: Botkins
Event(s): Throws


SP: 15.78m at the Ohio Open (Athens, Ohio), May 4, 2018

DT: 44.82m at the OAC Outdoor Championships (Ada, Ohio), April 27-28, 2018

WT: 13.51m at the OAC South Split Meet (Westerville, Ohio), Jan. 19, 2018

2017-18 (outdoor): Competes in the shot put and discus … set a personal record of 44.82 meters in the discus, the third-best throw in program history, at the OAC Outdoor Championships on April 27-28 … mark of 15.73 meters in the shot put at the OAC Outdoor Championships set a personal record and is the fourth-best throw in program history … placed second in the shot put at the Otterbein April Fools Invitational on March 30 (15.00 meters) and at the Muskie Invite on April 7-8 (15.13 meters) … earned 11 top-five finishes. 

2017-18 (indoor): Competed in the shot put and weight throw … placed second in both the shot put (13.77 meters) and weight throw (12.04 meters) at the Otterbein Home Meet on Jan. 13 … achieved the fifth-best shot put mark in program history at the All-Ohio Indoor Championships (Feb. 10) with a throw of 15.17 meters … recorded seven top-five finishes and only finished outside of the top-10 once. 

Personal: Majoring in social work … parents are Susan and Daniel Miller … attended Botkins Local High School where he played golf and basketball in addition to participating in track & field … career goal is to become a social worker … hobbies include listening to music, playing golf, volunteering, theater and going to church.