Donavon Cunningham
Position: Throws
Year: Senior
Hometown: Vancouver, Wash.
High School: Heritage
Other College: College of Siskysous/WWU
Experience: 2 Letters

2012 Outdoor: Cunningham joined Vandal track after spring football and was an immediate contributor … earned First-Team All-WAC honors for the first time in his career with a runner-up finish in the discus throw at the WAC Outdoor Championships and a mark of 162-9 (49.62m) … hit a season-best 167-9 (51.14m) to win the discus throw at the Duane Hartman Invitational on April 28 … finished second in the discus at the Vandal Jamboree on May 5 with a toss of 160-10 (49.02m).

2012 Indoor: Cunningham was an All-WAC honoree in a pair of throwing events for Idaho … took fourth in both the indoor shot put and weight throw to score eight points and earn Second-Team All-WAC honors in both … hit a career-best 55-5 (16.89m) in the weight throw and 44-5.25 (13.54m) in the shot put at the WAC Indoor Championships … competed in the indoor discus at the Vandal Collegiate on Feb. 18 and finished third with a throw of 161-11 (49.36m) … took sixth in the weight throw at the Idaho Indoor Open on Feb. 4 with a throw of 52-1.75 (15.89m).

2011 Football: Redshirted.

2011 Outdoor: Cunningham competed in the throws for Idaho in his first season as a Vandal … finished seventh in the discus throw at the WAC Championships with a best of 156-9 (47.77m) and fouled in the shot put … posted a career-best throw of 170-3 (51.89m) in the discus in a second-place finish at the Cougar Invitational on Apr. 23 … took third in the discus at the Duane Hartman Invitational on Apr. 30 with a toss of 158-0 (48.17m) … also plays running back for the Idaho football team.

2011 Indoor: Cunningham earned second-team all-WAC honors in his first season with the Vandals ... took sixth in the 35-lb. weight throw at the WAC Indoor Championships with a career-best toss of 50-1.25 (15.27m) and also took eighth in the shot put with a heave of 44-3.25 (13.49m) ... finished sixth after throwing a career-best 44-11.75 (13.71m) in the shot put at the WSU Open II on Feb. 19

Indoor Career Bests
60m: 7.48
Shot Put: 44-11.75 (13.71m)
Weight Throw: 56-8.75 (17.29m)
Discus: 161-11 (49.36m)

Outdoor Career Bests:
Discus Throw: 170-3 (51.89m)

Vandal Xtra
Member Login
Learn More
Enjoy PREMIUM access
and LIVE events!
More on
Learn More!
Vandal Camps
Learn from the Best!
Idaho Visitors Center
Uploaded Ad
Sun Belt
Idaho Sports Properties