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
T&F Look to Build Off Last Week's Dominating Performances at Southeastern Lion Invitational, LSU Alumni Gold
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
Breaux, Lapucha, Frano, Quincy, McMillan All Win Respective Event Titles at South Alabama Invitational
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.