Nearly 2,200 student-athletes across 22 sports honored for academic success
Over 2,000 student-athletes across 22 sports honored for academic success
Unprecedented success in BIG EAST Conference highlights 2014 Athletics Department Banquet
Unprecedented BIG EAST success highlights 2013-14 Athletics Department Awards Banquet
DePaul finishes first in 10 events at the Northern Illinois meet
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.