Perez Ties For First In Shot Put; Scruggs, Washington Set Personal Bests In 400m
2012 (So.):Indoor: Won the shot put at the Conference USA Championship with a season-best throw of 15.20m...Posted four top-three finishes in the shot put.Outdoor: Took first in the shot put at the C-USA Championship with a toss of 15.82m...Placed first at the Bobby Lane Invitational with a throw of 15.34m...Finished in the top-three in the shot put in all five meets she competed in...Earned five top-10 results in the hammer, posting a season-best throw of 49.97m at the Bobcat Classic.
2011 (Fr.): Placed third in the shot put (14.28m) at the North Texas Invitational.
Prep: Graduated from Lycee Carnot in Paris, France... Won the French Track & Field Championship in shot put in 2008 and 2009... Participated in the European Championship... Also played volleyball and basketball... Daughter of Maria Perez and Roberto Gradel.