Frano, Lozes, White, Breaux please Coach Peterson with their performances on the day
All notch new personal bests, with Frano and White nearly winning their respective events
Team set 16 personal records last week at South Alabama Invitational
Awarded to student-athletes who achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better
All set personal bests during their performances
|Swanson's Career Best Performances|
|Weight Throw||12.16m (39-10.75) (2/7/14)|
|Discus||39.85m (130-9) (4/13/13)|
|Hammer Throw||37.30m (122-4) (4/11/14)|
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in four-regular season meets, as well as the Conference USA Indoor Championships...participated only in the weight throw...notched the team's top four weight throw marks of the season...set a personal best in the event at the Samford Multis and Invitational (2/7) with a toss of 12.16 meters (39-10.75) that stood as the fourth-best mark in the event in school history at season's end...had a toss of 11.52 meters (37-9.5) at the UAB Blazer Indoor Invitational (1/10)...notched an 11.15 meter (36-7) toss at the Southern Miss Cupid Classic (2/14)...placed 24th at the C-USA Indoor Championships (2/28) with a throw of 10.91 meters (35-9.5).
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in nine regular-season meets on the season, as well as the Conference USA Outdoor Championships...participated in the discus and the hammer throw...posted a personal-best hammer throw of 37.30 meters (122-4) at the South Alabama Invitational (4/11) for a mark that ranked fourth in school history at season's end...notched a personal-best throw of 39.95 meters (131-1) at the Jaguar Opener (3/7) for a mark that placed fifth in school history at season's end...placed second in the hammer throw at the Southern Miss Black and Gold Invitational (5/3) with a throw of 36.42 meters (119-6)...notched a second-place discus throw of 37.69 meters (123-8) at the Tulane Team Challenge (3/29)...also placed second in the discus at the Southern Miss Black and Gold Invitational (5/3) with a mark of 36.84 meters (120-10).
Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll honors, as well as the C-USA Academic Medal for maintaining a cumulative-GPA of 3.75 or better.
Indoor Track and Field:Did not compete during the indoor track and field season.
Outdoor Track and Field: Posted results in five regular season meets, as well as the Conference USA Championships...competed only in the discus, the only female Greenie to do so on the season...posted a personal best throw of 39.85 meters (130' 9") at the South Alabama Invitational (4/13), good for fifth in school history...tossed the discus 39.02 meters (128' 0") at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/20)...had a throw of 38.71 meters (127' 0") at the Alabama Relays (3/23)...also posted results at the Tulane Team Challenge (34.30 meters or 112' 6" on 3/2) and at the Bob Hayes Cowboy Relays (34.17 meters or 112' 1" on 3/9)...competed at the Conference USA Championships (5/11), notching a toss of 37.00 meters (121' 5"). Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Academic Medal honors.
About Cheyenne Swanson
Prep: Lettered all four years in track and field under Mike Glenn at Wood River High School...won the Idaho 4A State Discus Champion as a sophomore and a junior...holds the school record in the discus...earned the team's Most Inspirational award as a junior and a senior...selected as the WRHS Senior Athlete of the Year...also lettered in soccer and basketball.
Personal: Born Cheyenne Lee Swanson on September 2, 1994...the daughter Robert and Amy Swanson...has two brothers Zachary and Travis.