He competed at the 1996 Olympic Games without reaching the final.
- Missouri valley conference outdoor record holder (2.27 m)
- Southern Illinois University hall of fame 2011
- 5 time NCAA ALL-AMERICAN
Former head track and field coach Southern Illinois University 2000-2004
- "World men's all-time best high jump (last updated 2001)". Archived from the original on September 15, 2018. Retrieved August 14, 2008.