Early Season Success For Marshall
2016-17 season ends with 14 tied or broken school records
Montes, Heiniger, Butler qualify
Montes takes runner-up in javelin throw
Safiyyah Mitchell Qualifies for Sunday Finals
2016-17 (Graduate Senior): Recorded five top-five finishes during the outdoor season in the javelin throw, including a win at the Bob Davidson Spring Kick-Off with a season best and school record throw of 50.03 meters (164 feet, 2 inches)…that mark qualified her for the NCAA East Preliminary Round, where she finished 33rd with a throw of 42.87 meters (140 feet, 8 inches)…Awarded the Conference USA Academic Medal for achieving a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better.
Prior to Marshall: Javelin thrower transfer from West Liberty University...finished seventh at the NCAA DII Outdoor Track and Field Championships.