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    Brett Einbecker
    Brett Einbecker

    Naperville, Ill.

    High School:
    Waubonsie Valley HS



    High School
    2008 Illinois Class 2A state champion in the discus ... Broke the Illinois high school record in the discus as a senior with a throw of 197-6 1/2 ... Was fourth in the discus at the 2008 Nike Outdoor Nationals ... 2008 high school All-American ... State indoor runner-up in the shot put in 2008 ... Runner-up in the discus at the 2007 Illinois Class 2A Track and Field Championships ... Earned All-State honors twice and All-Conference honors three times ... Earned four letters in track and field and two letters in football.

    Born June 7, 1990 ... Son of Roger and Nancy Einbecker ... Has one older sister, Kelly ... Majoring in recreation, sport and tourism ... Father was a thrower at Eastern Illinois, grandfather played football at Penn State and great-grandfather Kenneth Jack Lipe played basketball at Illinois ... Nickname is Night Hawk.

    Einbecker's High School Personal Bests
    Shot Put: 59-8 (18.19m)
    Discus: 197-6 1/2 (60.21m)

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