Amanda Kennedy
Amanda Kennedy
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bentleyville, Pa.

High School:
Bentworth

Position:
Throws

05/25/2013

Thundering Herd Wraps up NCAA East Prelims

Jules and Walker advance to NCAA Championships in Eugene, Ore.

05/24/2013

Day Two Concludes at NCAA East Prelims

Jules claims 17th in high jump, 47th in 100m hurdles

05/22/2013

Herd Sends Eight to NCAA Prelims

Competition begins Thursday at 5:30 p.m.

04/19/2013

Marshall to Compete at Inaugural UK Meet

Herd looks for momentum heading into Penn Relays

04/17/2013

National Rankings, School Records Push Track and Field

The Word on the Herd-April 17, 2013

3-Time National Qualifier (2010, 2012, 2013 Javelin)

All-C-USA Second Team (Javelin, 2012)

All C-USA Third Team (Javelin, 2013)

Current School Record Holder: Javelin

2012-13Indoor: Did not compete

2012-13 Outdoor: Named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll for having a GPA of at least 3.00...Broke her own school record in the javelin with a throw of 48.23 meters and a first place finish at the Hilltopper Relays... Earned third team All-Conference honors with a third place finish at the C-USA Championships with a throw of 45.91 meters... In addition to Hilltopper Relays, finished first in javelin at Ohio Team Challenge (41.20m) and the Ohio Open (38.78m)...Competed at the NCAA Prelims and finished 41st.

2011-12:Did not compete during the indoor season, but finished in the top-15 at every meet she participated in during the outdoorseason... Opened the season with a second place finish at the UCF Black and Gold Challenge... Finished in 1st for three meets in a row (Ohio Duel, Hilltopper Relays, EKU Open)... Set the school javelin record of 45.59m at the Ohio Duel... Had a wonderful C-USA Outdoor Championship with a 2nd place finish in the javelin throw... Placed 15th in the first round of nationals.

2010-11: Did not compete during the indoor season, but posted 7 top-15 finishes during the outdoor season... Placed 1st in the javelin at the Ohio women's team challenge with a distance thrown of 38.01 meters... Finished 1st in the javelin at the Ohio Open with a personal best of 42.59 meters... Posted two 4th place javelin finishes at the FSU Relays and Polytan Invitational.

2009-10 (Freshman): Set the school record three different times in the javelin...holds current school record of 43. 24 meters...took first place in two meets (Ohio Invitational, Ohio Open)...finished fifth at the C-USA Outdoor Championships in javelin.

Collegiate Bests:

Javelin: 48.23m

Shot Put: 8.57m (Indoor)