Outdoor: Competed in nine meets for the Cougars, throwing the discus in each...Finished seventh at the American Athletic Conference Championships with a season-best toss of 51.75m (169-9)...Place second at the Tom Tellez Invitational after throwing the disc 50.17m (164-7)...Won the discus at the Houston Alumni Invitational after his farthest mark traveled 49.78m (163-4).
Outdoor: Returned from injury to throw the discus 49.51m (162-5) at the Victor Lopez Classic after just two days of practice time.
2014-15 (Redshirt Freshman)
Outdoor: Threw the discus at seven meets for Houston in the 2015 outdoor season...Set a new personal record when he won the event at the Rice Victor Lopez Classic with a throw of 52.70m (172'-11")...Scored points for the Cougars when he finished eighth at the American Athletic Conference Championships in Storrs, Conn., with a toss of 47.04m (154'-4")...Opened the season with a third place finish at the TSU Relays throwing 38.15m (125'-2").
Indoor/Outdoor: Redshirted entire season
Competed for Smithson Valley in the throws events...Named the 5A State Champion in Discus.
Born November 16, 1994... Son of Frank and Janice Oliva... Has a brother named Matthew... Majoring in information technology (IT)...Career ambition is to be a computer programmer...Lists his brother as his biggest influence.