Women's Track & Field Athlete Spotlight: Aaron Howell
Last Updated: June 16, 2014
At Michigan ... USTFCCCA All-America second team (2014 outdoor heptathlon) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2014).
Freshman (2014) ... USTFCCCA All-America second team (outdoor heptathlon) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner.
At the NCAA Outdoor Championships (June 11-14), finished 16th in the heptathlon (5,294 points) to earn All-America second team honors ... At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 29-31), tied for 36th in the high jump (1.67m, 5-5.75) ... At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 16-18), placed sixth in the heptathlon (5,056 points) and 13th in the open javelin (40.96m, 134-4.5) ... At the Toledo Invitational (May 9), took seventh in the 100-meter hurdles (14.84) ... At the UC Irvine Steve Scott Invitational (May 2-3), placed 23rd in the 100-meter hurdles (14.77), 33rd in the 200-meter dash (26.52) and sixth in the long jump (5.74m, 18-10) ... Won the Invite A heptathlon at the CA Invitational Multi Events (April 16-17), tallying 5,416 points -- won the javelin and shot put, and a cleared a height of 1.75 meters (5-8.75) in the high jump ... At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 5), finished second in the high jump (1.65m, 5-5) and fourth in the javelin (33.43m, 109-8) ... At the North Florida Invitational (March 28-29), finished second in the high jump (1.62m, 5-3.75), fourth in the javelin (38.09, 125-0), 12th in the 100-meter hurdles (14.86) and 13th in the long jump (5.39m, 17-8.25).
At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 28-March1), finished fifth overall in the pentathlon (3,908 points) and 13th in the open high jump (1.68m, 5-6) ... At the Silverston Invitational (Feb. 22), finished second in the high jump (1.65m, 5-5) and third in the 60-meter hurdles (8.95) ... At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 14-15), finished second overall in the pentathlon (3,887 points), winning the 60-meter hurdles (8.79), high jump (1.71m, 5-7.25) and long jump (5.64m, 18-6) ... At the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7-8), finished 54th in the 200-meter dash (26.92), 17th in the long jump (5.62, 18-5.25) and 11th in the trip jump (11.85m, 38-10.50) ... At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 18), finished third in the high jump (1.71m, 5-7.25), third in the long jump (5.71m, 18-9) and eighth in the 60-meter hurdles (8.97) ... At the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open (Jan. 10), placed sixth in the 60-meter hurdles (9.02, 8.99p), fifth in the high jump (1.61m, 5-3.25) and 12th in the 200-meter dash (26.73).
Collegiate Personal Bests
H = heptathlon event
$ = pentathlon event
p = preliminary round
|60m Hurdles (I)||8.79 ($)||2-14-14|
|High Jump (I)||5-7 1/4 ft. (1.71m)||1-18-14|
|Long Jump (I)||18-9 ft. (5.71m)||1-18-14|
|Triple Jump (I)||38-10 1/2 ft. (11.85m)||2-8-14|
|Shot Put (I)||39-1 3/4 ft. (11.93m) ($)||2-28-14|
|800m (I)||2:22.76 ($)||2-28-14|
|Pentathlon (I)||3,908 points||3-1-14|
|200m (O)||26.19 (H)||4-16-14|
|800m (O)||2:20.79 (H)||4-17-14|
|100m Hurdles (O)||14.59 (H)||5-16-14|
|Long Jump (O)||18-10 ft. (5.74m)||5-2-14|
|High Jump (O)||5-8 3/4 ft. (1.75m) (H)||4-16-14|
|Shot Put (O)||41-7 3/4 ft. (12.69m) (H)||4-17-14|
|Javelin (O)||134-4 ft. (40.96m)||5-17-14|
|Heptathlon (O)||5,416 points||4-17-14|
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