David Lissy
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    David Lissy

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Sandpoint, Idaho

    High School:
    Sandpoint HS

    Event:
    Shot Put, Discus

    2007: Competed in the shot put during the indoor season...led the team with a season-best throw of 51'6¼"...finished sixth at the Mountain West Conference championships with that distance...selected as co-captain of the 2008 squad.

    2006: Moved into the Academy record books with a discus throw of 167'10" at the Jack Christiansen Invitational...that mark is the eighth-best throw in program history...ranked second on the team in the shot put behind a winning 52'7¾" performance at the Spring Break Collegiate Classic...posted the second-best shot put distance on the team after recording a distance of 50'6¾" at the Air Force All-Comers Meet.

    2005: Led the team in the indoor shot put with a toss of 48'8¼" at the Air Force Classic...ranked second on the team in the outdoor shot behind a career-best throw of 52'4¾" at the Mountain West Conference Outdoor Championships...finished sixth at the conference meet...also ranked second on the team in the discus throw with a toss of 164'11" at the Colorado College Invitational...won the discus at CC with that throw.

    PERSONAL: Son of Bob and Jeannie Lyon...has one younger brother, Sean...majoring in biology...earned an Athletic Pin...served as Element Leader and two-time Element NCO...attended the Academy's Prep School...hobbies include hunting, fishing, snowboarding, water sports and all outdoor activities.

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