Student-athletes, coaches, administrators kick off school year
The Boilermakers begin the meet Thursday at the University of Kentucky
The Big Ten champion women have 20 entries at NCAA Prelims
Six Boilermakers advanced to finals on the track Friday
The women had three of the top-10 marks in the Big Ten this season
- Competed in nine indoor and 10 outdoor meets
- Finished 13th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the discus and hammer throw with marks of 47.79m (156-9) and 53.17m (174-5), respectively
- Qualified for the NCAA East Prelims in the discus and hammer throw
- Had a season-best hammer throw mark of 56.87m (186-7) at the Rankin/Poehlein Invite, where she was runner-up
- Had a discus PR of 49.73m (163-02) at the NCAA East Prelims. That mark ranks ninth in program history
- Won the hammer throw at the Shamrock Invite with a mark of 56.52m (185-5)
- Won the weight throw at the Alex Wilson Invite and Fred Wilt Invite
- Had a weight throw PR of 18.82m (61-9.00), which ranks eighth in school history
- Finished 23rd in the weight throw at the Big Ten Championships
2015 (FRESHMAN): Did not compete while redshirting.
High School: State qualifier in the shot put and discus ... has a PR of 124' in discus.