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Willem Geuskens

Multi's
Position
Fifth Year
Class
Antwerp, Belgium
Hometown
High School

2018 Outdoor

  • Topped the javelin at the Fred Hardy Invitational with a throw of 44.69m (146’7”)
  • Finished fourth in the high jump and shot put at the Virginia Quad meet

2018 Indoor

  • Finished sixth in the heptathlon at the Larry Wieczorek Invitational with a season-best score of 2,206 points

Background

  • Earned silver at the 2016 Flemish Championships in the decathlon and bronze in the pole vault 
  • Recorded 11th at the 2017 European combined event team championships 

Personal 

  • Son of Ilse Hermans
  • Has a brother Karel 
  • Grandmother was a 23-time national champion competing in the hurdles, multis and shot put