DePaul finishes first in 10 events at the Northern Illinois meet
Blue Demons looking to come out on top in rivalry track and field meet
Will compete against local rivals in 27-team field at Lewis University in Romeoville
McDonald, Whittler win their events as Kovacs sets school record in the javelin throw
Blue Demons compete Friday and Saturday at Bill Cornell Spring Classic in Carbondale
Career Notes: Named to BIG EAST All-Academic Team in 2012.
Outdoor: Finished first in the hammer throw at the Huskie Open on April 20, posting a career-best throw of 52.21m ... Finished second in the javelin throw at the Bill Cornell Spring Classic, recording a career-best mark of 61.68m ... also placed second at the Chicagoland Championships in the javelin ... qualified for the BIG EAST Championhips in both the hammer and javelin.
Outdoor: Threw a career-best 59.57m in the javelin throw at the BIG EAST Championships, where he finished in second place...finished second in the javelin throw at the Oliver Nikoloff with a throw of 59.16...placed second at the Chicagoland Championships with a throw of 47.25m...placed third at the FSU Relays with a throw of 56.96m...threw a career-best 46.56m in the hammer throw in a second-place finish at the DePaul Invitational...placed fourth at the Purdue Open and eighth at the FSU Relays.
High School: Competed in both the javelin and hammer throw at St. Joseph's High School in Barrie, Ontario...placed fourth in the javelin at the 2011 Canadian Junior Championships with a personal-best throw of 61.09 meters...personal best in the hammer throw has been measured at 46.07 meters.
Personal: Adam's older sister, Alanna, is currently a senior on the women's squad...son of Atilla and Monique Kovacs...also has an older brother, Paul, who played basketball at Laurentian... mother was a track and field athlete at the University of Toronto.