VINTON- The Hawkeye Community College Men's Track and Field team adds Vinton-Shellsburg's Cole Overton to the roster for the 2018-2019 season.
Overton is a 2017 Class 3A Iowa High School State Track and Field Championships qualifier, as well as a 2017 Drake Relays qualifier. He finished 10th overall at the 3A State Meet with a put of 49' 7.25". He has posted a personal record in the discus of 137'6" at the Viking Invitational as well as a PR of 54' 4" in the shot put at the Bettendorf ABC Invitational last spring. Cole also took home the 3A district crown in the shot put held at Waverly-Shell Rock last spring with a throw of 53' 4.5."
He is the son of Stu and Pam Overton and plans to enroll in the Liberal Arts Transfer Program at Hawkeye next fall.