Alisha Bahler
Alisha Bahler

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Wolcott, Ind.

High School:
Tri-County HS

Height:
5-9

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
08/07/1994



05/02/2014

Bunch Wins Hammer on Friday at Rankin Invite

Saturday's action begins at 10 a.m. at Rankin Track and Field.

2014: Competed in six indoor and seven outdoor meets, including both Big Ten Championships ... threw 13.27m (43-06.50) in her first meet in the shot put to take fourth at the Purdue/Indiana Dual ... the mark was her indoor PR ... threw 14.51m (47-07.25) at the same meet in the weight throw to take fourth, also a PR ... finished 22nd in the Big Ten in the shot put for indoor season ... threw an all-time shot put PR at the outdoor Big Ten Championships with a mark of 13.59m (44-07.00) to finish 18th ... also competed in the hammer throw and had a season-best of 42.56m (139-07) at the Dave Rankin Invite.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in track, three in cross country and one in basketball ... in track, won most points award freshman, sophomore, junior and senior years ... in basketball, won "Rookie of the Year" during her junior season ... in cross country, won "Most Spirit" senior year.

Personal: Alisha Christine Bahler was born in Lafayette, Ind., to parents Chris and Teresa Bahler on Aug. 7, 1994 ... has two older brothers, Shane and Eric, and an older sister, Renae ... enjoys running, drawing and hanging out ... is majoring in Movement and Sports Science ... chose Purdue for its family tradition and because it's close to home.