More Than 30 Qualifiers Will Give Cal Strong Representation
Top 12 Out of Each Event Will Advance to NCAA Nationals
Senior Runs PR 13.43 to Lead Bears at Pac-12 Championships
Junior Goes 25-11.50, Wins By Nearly a Foot and a Half
Tom Blocker Helps Cal Capture Big Meet
Redshirted in 2012. Freshman: Quickly established herself as one of the top throwers at Cal and completed her freshman year ranked among the school's all-time top 10 performers in both the shot put and hammer ... at the Pac-10 Championships, took seventh in the shot (48-2.50) and 10th in the hammer (175-1) ... set a PR of 49-7.25 in the shot put at the Payton Jordan Invitational, which rates eighth in Cal history ... sixth on Cal's all-time hammer throw list with a best of 189-2, also at the Payton Jordan meet ... during the indoor season, was the MPSF runner-up in the weight throw after a 59-4.25 effort. High School: Second in the state meet in the shot put with a mark of 47-1.75 ... captured the Meet of Champions (44-7.00) ... also qualified for the state championships in the discus, with a best of 134-10, but did not reach the final ... PRs are 48-11 in the shot put and 149-7 in the discus. Personal: Born March 2, 1992 ... parents are Chard and Christina Amaechi ... would like to become a teacher ... African-American studies major.
Career Best Marks Event Mark Date Shot Put 49-7.25 (15.12m) May 2, 2011 Discus 142-5 (43.40m) April 16, 2011 Hammer 189-2 (57.65m) May 2, 2011 Weight Throw 59-4.25i (18.09m) Feb. 25, 2011