2006 Outdoor: Dominated competion in hammer throw ... Won the Big 12 Championship with a toss of 225-2 feet ... Also crowned Regional champion in event with a toss of 226-4 ... Earned All-America honors with a fifth-place finish at the NCAA Championships (219-3) ... Also won the Drake Relays and Mesa Classic with tosses of 233 feet and 228-6 respectively ... Placed second at the Kansas Relays with a 222-2 effort.
2006: Indoor: Earned All-America honors with a second-place finish in the weight throw at the NCAA Championships (76-1 feet) ... Won Big 12 Championships in weight throw (76-1) ... Competed at three meets in weight throw for the Jayhawks, finishing first at all three, including Big 12 Championships ... Placed first at ISU Classic (73-0.75) ... Won Husker invitational with throw of 71-5.25.
High School: Holds a personal record of 232-2 in the weight throw.
Personal: Born Feb. 7, 1983, in Sarapul, Russia ... Parents are Gennady Agafonov and Nataly Agafonova ... Hobbies are skiing and swimming ... Major is undecide