- Botkins, Ohio
- High School:
PERSONAL: Joe Shuga was born April 21st, 1999...son of Dan and Elaine Shuga...has one younger sibling Justin...competed in track and field, swimming, and soccer on varsity level.
MAJOR: Middle Childhood Education
FRESHMAN SEASON (2017-18): Competed in the shot put in both the OAC Indoor and Outdoor Championships along with throwing the discus in the OAC Outdoor Championships...also member of the football team.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2018-19): Competed in the weight throw at the OAC Indoor Championships while throwing the shot put, discus and hammer throw at the OAC Outdoor Championships.
JUNIOR SEASON (2019-20): Finished sixth in the weight throw (15.12 meters) and ninth in the shot put (13.43) at the OAC Indoor Championships.