Behind event victories from junior Donyelle Brown and sophomore Krista Roehlig, the Ohio University women's track & field team put together a perfect 5-0 record against its dual meet opponents in a strong showing at Saturday's Ohio Cherry Blossom Invitational.
2013: INDOOR SEASON: Competed in three events this season... Finished fourth in the weight throw at the Marietta First Glimpse Meet... Posted a season-best 14.09m in the weight throw at the Kent State Golden Flash Gala. OUTDOOR SEASON: Saw action in nine events this season... Placed 13th in both discus and javelin at the Mid-American Conference Championships... Recorded a sixth place finish in discus at the Wake Forest Open... Finished third in both discus and the hammer throw at the Cal U Early Bird... Took runner-up honors in discus at the 2013 Winthrop University Invitational... Posted a fourth place finish in the hammer throw and a third place finish in discus at Ohio University Women's Challenge and Men's Sunset Classic... Recorded a personal-best mark of 44.18m in the hammer throw at the Jesse Owens Classic... Posted a season-best 43.38m throw in the discus to take sixth and a season-best 35.00m heave in the javelin to place fourth at the Miami RedHawk Invitational... Placed third in discus and fourth in javelin at the Ohio Open.
2012: INDOOR SEASON: Competed in the weight throw for the Bobcats. She achieved her season best throw of of 44-5.75 at the Ohio State Invitational, placing 11th. OUTDOOR SEASON: Competed in the javelin, discus and hammer throw. At the HPU VertKlasse Meeting, she placed fourth in the discus, fifth in the hammer throw and sixth in the javelin. Placed second in the javelin at the Jesse Owens Track Classic with a throw of 98-1.25. Followed that performance up with a throw of 105-7 at the All-Ohio Championship, good for ninth place. At the Ohio Open, she threw a personal record of 106-2 in the javelin and another personal record of 152-7 in the hammer throw. She topped those performances off with a season best throw of 137-0 in the discus. At the Mid-American Conference Championship, she placed 11th in the javelin with a throw of 105-5.75. She also competed in the discus and hammer at the MAC meet, throwing 125-1.5 and 143-10.75, respectively for another two top-20 finishes.
2011: INDOOR SEASON: Recorded her highest finish in the weight event (sixth place) at the Crusader Invite. OUTDOOR SEASON: Took second place in the discus throw at the ASICS/Winthrop Invitational with a throw of 37.89m. Finished fourth in the same event at the Ohio Open where she threw 40.70m. Recorded her longest discus throw of 43.05m at the Shamrock Invitational.