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Brandon Dennis

  • position Throws
  • class Sophomore
  • Hometown Amityville, N.Y.
  • High school Amityville Memorial HS
  • position Throws
  • class Sophomore
  • Hometown Amityville, N.Y.
  • High school Amityville Memorial HS

Brandon Dennis Bio

Season and Career Results
2024
Indoor
Appeared in two meets on the season, throwing the shot put twice and the weight throw once … Made his collegiate debut at the South Carolina Invite, throwing 14.45m (47-5) in the shot put and recording his personal best in the weight throw with a mark of 16.07m (52-8.75) … Set a personal best in the shot put at the USC Indoor Open when he finished fifth after throwing 14.81m (48-7.25).

Outdoor
Threw in three outdoor meets during the season, competing in both the shot put and the hammer throw … Made his outdoor debut in the shot put at the Weems Baskin Invitational, finishing third with a distance of 15.49m (50-10) … Two weeks later he finished third at the Gamecock Invitational when he threw the shot put 15.86m (52-0.5) … Turned in a pair of personal bests at the USC Outdoor Open in the shot put and the hammer, finishing sixth in the shot put after throwing 15.94m (52-3.75) and 10th in the hammer throw with a personal best distance of 48.14m (157-11).

2023

Indoor

Redshirted as a true freshman.

Outdoor

Redshirted as a true freshman.

Pre- South Carolina
High School

Competed in shotput and discus at Amityville Memorial High School in Amityville, N.Y. … Also lettered in football for the Warriors … Finished runner-up in states in shot put and finished third in Federation … Was awarded the Coaches Award twice in high school.

Personal

Son of Rohan and Areica Dennis … Has one sibling, Nia … Graduated in the National Honors Society and received his Advanced Regents Diploma … Plans to major in Mechanical Engineering … Is on the Presidential Scholarship at South Carolina.

Personal Records

Indoor

SP 14.81m/48-7.25 (2/17/24)
WT 16.07m/52-8.75 (2/3/24)

Outdoor

SP 15.94m/52-3.75 (4/20/24)
HT 48.14m/157-11 (4/20/24)