University of Miami Athletics

Michael Holdship




Redshirt Freshman


Cadillac, Mich.

Previous School

Central Michigan

High School


Michael Holdship - Track & Field - University of Miami Athletics

2018 Indoor: Placed 10th in the men’s weight throw at the UAB Blazer Invitational with a mark of 14.83m that ranks fourth in UM history… Posted a personal-best mark of 15.31m in the weight throw at the Red Raider Open that ranks fourth in UM history…Was sixth in the men’s open weight throw at the Power 5 Invitational with a mark of 15.22m

2017 Outdoor (Central Michigan): Did not compete. Redshirted.

2017 Indoor (Central Michigan): Did not compete. Redshirted.

High School: Three-time Michigan Interscholastic Track Coaches Association (MITCA) All-State honoree for the shot put (2013, ’15, ’16) (1st place in 2013) … two-time Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) Division 1 Track & Field State Championships qualifier for the shot put (fourth place in 2015, eighth place in 2016) … earned First Team All-Big North Conference (BNC) honors for shot put and discus as a senior in 2016 … 2013 Cadillac Track & Field Rookie of the Year award winner … track & field and football team captain … earned four varsity letters in track & field and three in football.