Great West Conference runner-up in the weight throw at the 2012 GWC Indoor
Championship with a personal-record throw of 16.90 meters (55-5 ½) ... Broke the
school record in the hammer throw and placed third at the 2012 Great West
Conference Outdoor Championship with a throw of 54.92 meters (180-02) ... Also
placed eighth in the javelin with a mark of 44.49 meters (145-11) ... Earned
first letter at UND.
Before UND: Spent
freshman season at Bemidji State University ... A 2010 graduate of Plymouth
Regional High School ... Lettered four times in track and field in the javelin
and shot put ... Earned all-state honors in the javelin as a senior ... Set
school record in the javelin ... A three-time New Hampshire All-Star Meet
winner ... Lettered twice each in football and wrestling ... Was an all-state
selection in football as a senior and an all-state honorable mention as a
junior ... Named his team's most valuable offensive player as a senior ... A
two-time state place winner in wrestling who was named team MVP as a senior.
Majoring in physical education, exercise science and wellness ... Son of Monika
Bissell and Mark Bissell ... Grandfather, Robert Armstrong, played football at
the University of Arkansas.