Holt Sihvonen
Holt Sihvonen
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lebanon, Conn.
High School: Lyman Memorial
Position: Javelin

2014 graduate of Lyman Memorial High School … is majoring in management … Before Bentley: earned a total of nine varsity letters in cross country, indoor track and outdoor track … competed in the states all varsity seasons … as a senior, was a team captain and team MVP in all three sports … was also the outdoor track captain as a junior … state runner-up in javelin as a senior … earned All-Conference honors in the 800 meters as a junior and the 4x800 as a sophomore … also was an honorable mention All-Conference selection in the javelin and 4x800 as a senior … four-time conference sportsmanship award recipient … Personal: age as of Dec. 1: 19 … son of Bethann and Anthony Gervase … has five brothers: Charles Gervase (23), Anthony Gervase (21), Stephen Gervase (17), Wyatt Sihvonen (16) and Lucas Sihvonen (13) … father, Leo Sihvonen, completed in rifle at The Citadel and was first to qualify for NCAAs in rifle and pistol in same year … involved in Bentley Republicans and Bentley’s Student Alumni Leadership Council … National Honor Society Vice President.

Bentley Rankings: 3rd in javelin (191’6”) … 2015 outdoors: Northeast-10 Men’s Field Rookie of the Year … USTFCCCA Div. II All-East Region … 2nd-team All-Northeast-10, javelin … runner-up in javelin at Northeast-10 Championships (190’8”) … 4th in javelin at New Englands (191’6”) … finished 1st in javelin at Silfen Invitational (191’0”), MIT Sean Collier Invitational (184’0”) and Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational (174’6”) … top four in each of his seven competitions in the javelin … NE-10 Men’s Field Rookie of the Week four times … NE-10 Weekly Honor Roll twice.

Top Performances

YearSport60mJavelin
2017 Outdoor -- -- 65.48m
2017 Indoor 8.17 -- --
2016 Outdoor -- -- 61.16m
2015 Outdoor -- -- 58.37m

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
May 12–13, 2017 NEICAAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships JT 61.86m (202' 11") 3
May 5–6, 2017 Northeast-10 Outdoor Track & Field Championships JT 59.07m (193' 9") 3
Apr 29, 2017 Stonehill Skyhawk Invite JT 56.68m (185' 11") 1
Apr 21–22, 2017 2017 Triton Invitational JT 63.81m (209' 4") 7
Apr 15, 2017 Silfen Track & Field Invitational JT 62.88m (206' 3") 1
Apr 8, 2017 7th Annual Yellow Jacket Invitational JT 59.25m (194' 5") 2
Apr 1, 2017 Black & Gold Invitational JT 65.48m (214' 10") 2
Mar 24–25, 2017 Bridgewater State University JT 61.11m (200' 6") 4
Jan 22, 2017 2017 Greater Boston Track Club Invitational (GBTC) 60m 8.17 50
May 13–14, 2016 NEICAAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships JT 58.69m (192' 7") 5
May 6–7, 2016 Northeast-10 Outdoor Track & Field Championships JT 60.39m (198' 1") 1
Apr 30, 2016 Stonehill Skyhawk Invite JT 60.65m (199' 0") 1
Apr 23, 2016 MIT Sean Collier Invitational JT 59.32m (194' 7") 1
Apr 16, 2016 2016 Silfen Invitational JT 61.16m (200' 8") 1
Apr 9, 2016 6th Annual AIC Yellow Jacket Invitational JT 58.53m (192' 0") 1
Apr 2, 2016 Tufts Snowflake Classic JT 44.07m (144' 7") 2
Mar 26, 2016 Bridgewater State University Invitational JT 60.50m (198' 6") 2
May 7–9, 2015 NEICAAA Track and Field Outdoor Championship JT 58.37m (191' 6") 4
May 1–2, 2015 Northeast-10 Outdoor Track & Field Championships JT 58.11m (190' 8") 2
Apr 24, 2015 Stonehill Skyhawk Invite JT 53.18m (174' 6") 1
Apr 18, 2015 MIT Sean Collier Invitational JT 56.08m (184' 0") 1
Apr 11, 2015 2015 Silfen Invitational JT 58.21m (191' 0")  
Apr 11, 2015 2015 Silfen Invitational JT 58.21m (191' 0") 1
Apr 4, 2015 Corsair Classic Track & Field Invitational JT 49.78m (163' 4") 3
Mar 28, 2015 Tufts Snowflake Classic JT 48.42m (158' 10") 3