Freshman Posts Sixth-Best Time in the 3000-meter Steeplechase
Kalu Advances in 100-meter, Nlemchi Sets Personal Best in Shot Put
The Three-Day Meet Is Being Held In Fayetteville, Ark.
The Mustangs Complete The Sweep As SMU Won The Cross Country & The Indoor & Outdoor Track & Field Crowns This Year
SMU Leads The Championships With 108 Points Heading Into Day Three
2014 (Jr.): Indoor: American Athletic Conference: Finished first in the shot put (15.99m) and third in the weight throw (19.18m) as she helped SMU win the programs first indoor conference championship in school history... Finished first in the weight throw with a mark of 20.82m and fourth in the shot put with a throw of 14.92m at the Iowa State Classic... Outdoor: American Athletic Conference: Finished first in the discus (51.84 meters), fifth in the shot put (15.44 meters) and sixth in the hammer throw (51.68m) as she helped SMU win the programs first outdoor conference championship in school history... Placed second in both the discus (50.39 meters) and the hammer throw (51.95m) and third in the shot put (14.08m) at the Texas Tech Open... Earned runner-up honors in the discus (52.48m) and fifth in both the shot put (14.29m) and hammer throw (52.26m) at the Sooner Invitational... HONORS: American Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week (2/18), American Athletic Conference 2014 Indoor Most Outstanding Field Performer, All-American Athletic Conference Indoor (shot put, 1st; weight throw, 3rd), All-AAC Outdoor (discus, 1st).
2012 (So.): Indoor: Won the weight throw at the Texas Tech Masked Rider Open... Placed second in the weight throw at the Conference USA Championships, recording the third-best mark (19.67m) in SMU history... Outdoor: Won in discus at the North Texas Spring Classic, recording the sixth-best mark in SMU history (53.22m)... Placed second in discus at both the Michael Johnson Classic and the Bobcat Classic... Placed fifth in the discus at the C-USA Outdoor Championships.
2012 (Fr.): Indoor: Recorded two top-two finishes in the shot put, taking first in her event at the Red Raider Open...Had season-best toss of 14.03m at the Conference USA Championships. Outdoor: Posted five top-three finishes in the discus, recording a season-best throw of 50.02m for a second-place finish at the North Texas Spring Classic... a season-best toss in the shot put at the Bobcat Classic (14.30m)...Finished fifth in the shot put at the TCU Invitational.
Prior to SMU: Has competed in the Canada Junior Nationals the past three years...Competed in the Youth Olympics in Singapore, the Jr. Pan Am Games in Florida...Trained at Toronto Track Club under Bogdan Poprawski.