|Hometown:||Ida Grove, Iowa|
About Garrett: Is the son of Tracey and Kelly...has three brothers, Chance, Trey and Leyton.
High School Highlights: Was a four-year letterwinner in track and field for the Falcons. He captured a conference individual title in the discus as a junior before winning a distrit title and placing eighth at state as a senior in 2014.
In addition to track and fielf, he was a three-time letterwinner in football, serving as a team captain and earning Honorable Mention All-District accolades as a senior. He also earned a varsity letter in basketball in 2014.
Aside from athletics, he was an academic All-District selection from 2011-13.
2017: Team Captain, Academic All-IIAC, Weight PR 15.90 Meters, Hammer PR 49.19 Meters, 6th in both Weight and Hammer at Conference Meet
2015: Began his collegiate campaign by competing at six meets in the weight throw, posting his best mark of 14.43m at the NJCAA meet. That mark was also tops on the team. He improved on his distance in five of the six meets. He also saw limited action in the shot put, heaving it twice, including a mark of 11.41m in his first career meet (Wartburg Invite). During the outdoor season, he competed in the discus, hammer and the javelin. His toss of 38.72 meters in the discus at the IIAC Championships was the second-best toss by any individual on the team this season.