Kenneth Wooten
Kenneth Wooten
Height: 6-2
Weight: 225
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Prince George, Va.
High School: Prince George
Position: Throws

Shotput Outdoor: 9.90m
Discus Outdoor: 39.94m
Javelin Outdoor: 54.30m


2013 Outdoor

  • Third place finsher in the javelin throw at the Atlantic 10 Championship with a personal record toss of 58.37-meters.
  • Won the javelin throw at the Vanderbilt Invitational with a personal-best toss of 55.88-meters.
  • Set a personal record and finished sixth in the javelin throw with a 54.30-meter toss at the Fred Hardy Invitational
  • Finished second with a personal record throw of 52.89-meters at the Virginia Cup in the javelin throw

Just the Facts

  • Full Name: Kenneth Nickolas Wooten
  • Born: Nov. 30th, 1990
  • Birthplace: Athens, Greece
  • Parents:  Steven and Nikolitsa Wooten 
  • Major: Biology (Pre-Med/Sports Med) 

While With the Rams

  • Finished 6th in the Javelin at the CAA Conference Meet last season

Prior to VCU

  • Was Indoor District Shot Put champ as a high school junior
  • Two-time Outdoor District Shot Put runner-up as a junior and senior
  • Also threw the discus for the Prince George Royals

Off the Field

  • Chose VCU over Old Dominion and Virginia Tech
  • 3.77 GPA while in Honors College
  • Once to become a Sports Medicine doctor after graduation