Former Women's Tracksters Wade, Liske Compete at Olympic Trials
Women's Track Alum Sifuentes Qualifies for London Olympics
2012 Michigan Women's Track & Field Roster
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RS Senior (2012)
At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 24-26), placed 26th in the discus (45.46 meters, 149-1) and competed in the shot put, but failed to record a mark ... At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 11-13), finished 12th in the shot put (15.09 meters, 49-6 1/4) and ninth in the discus (48.29 meters, 158-5) ... Won the shot put (14.22 meters, 46-8) at the Len Paddock Invitational (May 4) ... At the Drake Relays (April 27), placed 16th in the shot put (15.25 meters, 50-0 1/2) and 21st in the discus (48.06 meters, 157-8) ... Competed in the Grand Valley State Al Owens Classic (April 21), winning the shot put (15.19 meters, 49-10) and placing eighth in the discus (43.66 meters, 143-3) ... Placed fourth in the shot put (15.14 meters, 49-8 1/4) and ninth in the invitational section of the discus (47.38 meters, 155-5) at the Sea Ray Relays (April 14) ... At the Stanford Invitational (April 6-7), finished sixth in the invitational section of the shot put (15.01 meters, 49-3) and 14th in the invitational section of the discus (43.89 meters, 144-0) ... Finished second in the shot put (15.32 meters, 50-3 1/4) and sixth in the discus (45.57 meters, 149-6) at the USC Trojan Invitational (March 24) ... At the North Florida Spring Invitational (March 3), won the discus (48.08 meters, 157-9) and the shot put (15.80 meters, 51-1).
At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb.24), placed fourth in the shot put (15.82 meters, 51-11) ... Finished fourth in the shot put (15.09 meters, 49-6 1/4) at the Nebraska Mark Colligan Memorial (Jan. 28) ... At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 21), took second in the shot put (14.45 meters, 47-5) ... Placed third in the shot put (13.89 meters, 45-7) at "The Dual" vs. Ohio State (Jan. 14) ... At the Michigan Open (Jan. 7), finished third in the shot put (14.05 meters, 46-1 1/4).
RS Junior (2011)
Placed 19th in the shot put (15.33 meters, 50-3 1/2) and 33rd in the discus (45.73 meters, 150-00) at the NCAA East Prelminary Round (May 27-28) ... Finished ninth in the discus (49.90 meters, 163-8) and 13th in the shot put (13.60 meters, 44-7 1/2) at the Big Ten Championships (May 14-15) ... Set a then-PR in the discus (49.79 meters, 163-04) at the Tom Jones Memorial Classic (April 16) ... Named Big Ten Field Athlete of the Week (March 23) ... Won the discus with a mark of 49.41 meters (162-01) and finished third in the shot put (14.83 meters, 48-08.00) at the FSU Relays (March 25-26) ... Won the shot put (15.32 meters, 50-03.25) and placed seventh in the discus (45.50 meters, 149-03) at the UCF Black and Gold Challenge (March 19) ... Won the shot put (14.81 meters, 48-07.25) and finished seventh in the discus (45.72 meters, 150-00) at the Bulls Invitational (March 18).
Redshirted ... Competed unattached at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 22), winning the shot put (15.19 meters).
RS Sophomore (2010)
Threw a personal-best 48.81 meters in the discus at the NCAA East Preliminary Round (May 29) ... Placed fourth in the shot put (15.15m) and ninth in the discus (48.29m) at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 14-16) ... Won the shot put (14.97m) at the EMU Invitational (April 17).
Completed the indoor season with a personal-record throw of 16.18 meters in the shot put at the Alex Wilson Invitational (March 6) ... Placed fifth in the shot put (15.36m) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 27) ... Threw a career-best 15.64 meters in the shot put at the Tyson Invitational (Feb. 12) ... Won the shot put at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 22) with a provisional mark of 15.50 meters ... Won the shot put with a provisional mark of 15.31 meters at the PSU Northeast Challenge (Jan. 16).
U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award ... Awarded medical redshirt ... At the Spartan Invitational, won the shot put (46-0 1/2) and placed sixth in the discus (144-10) (April 4) ... At the Yellow Jacket Invitational (April 3), placed 11th in the hammer throw (153-04).
Finished third with a NCAA provisional qualifying mark in the shot put (15.44m) at the Tyson Invitational (Feb. 14) ... Came in second in the shot put (44-6 3/4) at the Red Simmons/Jack Harvey Invitational (Jan. 24) ... At the Indiana Invitational, placed fifth in the shot put (14.16m) (Jan. 17) ... Placed first and met the NCAA provisional mark in the shot put with a throw of 50-0 1/2 at the Akron Quad (Jan. 9).
At the Big Ten Championships, had a regional mark of 47-8 1/2 in the shot put and threw the discus 138-8 (May 17) ... At the Len Paddock Invite, had a discus throw of 142-1 and came in second in the shot put with a 46-06 (May 9-10) ... At the Jesse Owens Classic, had a discus throw of 143-2 and a shot put of 44-9 (May 2) ... At the Drake Relays, thre the shot put 45-6 1/4 (April 26) ... At the Sun Angel Classic, had a hammer throw of 148-03, came in fifth in the shot put (45-8) (April 11) ... At the FSU Relays, came in fifth in the hammer throw (144-11), second in the shot put (46-0 1/2), threw the javelin (89-2), and came in fourth in the discus (145-0)
Finished eighth in the shot put at the Big Ten Championships (47-7 3/4) (March 1) ... Had a first place shot put of 48-4 1/2 and a weight throw of 41-6 at the Silverston Invite (Feb. 23) ... weight throw of At the Tyson Invite, threw a 44-0 1/2 in the shot put (Feb. 15-16) ... Threw the shot put 43-5 at the Meyo Invitational (Feb. 9) ... Came in second in the shot put (46-4 1/4) at the Michigan Intercollegiates and had a weight throw of 44-0 (Feb. 2) ... At the Simmons/Harvey Invite, came in second in the shot put (45-11 3/4) and had a wieight throw of 42-4 3/4 for 17th place (Jan. 26) ... Came in 13th at the Akron Quad with a weight throw of 39-11 1/2, also placed fourth in the shot put (44-9 3/4) (Jan. 18) ... Took 15th in the weight throw with a distance of 45-10 and 12th in the shot put with 42-8 at the Kentucky Invitational (Jan. 11-12).
Prep ... Zeeland East High School (2007) ... Honor Roll all four years.
Honors and Rankings ... (2005) ... Track All-Conference, All-Area, fourth in state discus with a throw of 128 feet ... (2006) ... Basketball all-conference ... all area ... track all-state shot put ... all-conference, all area ... Junior Nationals USATF ... fifth shot put, sixth in discus ... first in state in shot put (43-10) ... second in discus (141-6) ... Holland Sentinel Track Athlete of the Year ... (2007) ... all-conference and all-area basketball ... track all-conference, all-area, all-state ... second in shot put and discus in the state with bests of 47-6 in the shot put and 154-6 in the discus... Nationals eighth in shot put ... Holland Sentinal Track Athlete of the Year.
Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and Arts ... Majoring in English.
|Shot Put (I)||16.18m (53-1)||3-5-10|
|Discus (O)||49.90m (163-8)||5-15-11|
|Hammer Throw (O)||47.47m (155-9)||4-8-10|
|Shot Put (O)||15.66m (51-4 1/2)||5-7-10|
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