Mark Van Orden led a dominant effort by the Mids' throwers as Navy topped the four-team field in its outdoor home opener.
Arment's Career Honors: 2009 & 2008 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
Career Bests: Weight Throw -- 54-1.75 (16.50m) Hammer -- 175-5 (53.47m) Discus -- 161-0 (49.09m) Junior Season (2008-09): IC4A qualifier and Navy's second-ranked discus thrower Won the discus against Army with career- and season-best 161' toss Point-scorer at Patriot League Outdoor Championship, finishing sixth in the hammer Recorded PR hammer toss of 175'5" at conference meet Notched career-best 54'1¾" in weight throw versus Army Sophomore Season (2007-08): Finished eighth in weight throw at indoor league meet with season-best 50'7 1/4" toss Produced three IC4A-qualifying marks in the discus, highlighted by a season-best of 160'9" Placed third in the hammer against Army with a then-PR of 156'3"
Freshman Season (2006-07): Finished ninth in discus at league championship
High School: A 2006 graduate Kadoka High School in S.D. Earned six letters in track, four in football and two in wrestling Two-time state champion in discus (2005 &'06) Football team captain and all-state academic honoree
Personal: Born April 12, 1988, in Philip, S.D. Son of Debra and Steve Arment Owns a 3.92 cumulative GPA as a mechanical engineering major Entered senior year, ranked 15th in Overall Order of Merit among 2010 class One of 13 Bowman Scholars for 2009-10 academic year Named to Commandant's List five times, Superintendent's List four times and twice to Dean's List