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Megan Collins
Megan Collins

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lee's Summit, MO

High School:
Lee's Summit North HS

Event:
Throws

Eligibility:
Senior


03/23/2013

Tigers Wrap Day Two of Missouri Relays

The team rounds out weekend with more PRs, event wins

03/22/2013

New Meet Record and Big PR's Highlight MU Relays Day One

One new meet record, 14 personal bests, highlight day one of Missouri Relays

05/07/2012

Sixty-NineMizzou Student-Athletes to Graduate

Commencement exercises will take place Friday, Saturday and Sunday

04/01/2012

Track and Field Wrap Up another record weekend at Arkansas & Texas

Farmer sets school record in route to 400m intermediate hurdle win.

03/23/2012

Track & Field Wraps Up Day One at Missouri Relays

Tigers have a field day with several notable performances in the weight throw.

Missouri Personal Bests
Event Mark Meet Date
Track and Field
Discus

49.44m

(162-2.5)

Drake Relays 04/2010
Hammer

55.19m

(181-0.75)

Big 12 Outdoor Championship 05/2012
Weight Throw

17.31m

(59-9.5)

Bill Bergan Invitational 01/29/2011
Javelin

30.05m

(98-7)

Tom Botts Invitational 04/2010

Noteworthy:

  • Outdoor All-Big 12 in the hammer throw (2012)
  • Outdoor All-Big 12 in the discus (2010)

2011/2012:

Indoor Track- Competed in the weight throw at the MU-KU Dual Meet, where she placed 6th with a throw of 15.39m (50-6).

Outdoor Track- Competed in the hammer throw during the outdoor season, earning another All-Big 12 with a personal-best throw of 55.19m (181-0.75) to earn seventh in the Championship event...Her second-best throw of the season came at the ESU Mid-Week Open, where she placed fourth with a throw of 53.69m (176-1.75).

2010/2011:

Indoor Track- Set a personal-best in the weight throw at 17.31m (56-9.5) at the Iowa State Bill Bergan Invitational, where she placed fourth overall...Competed in the weight throw at the Big 12 Championships, posting a mark of 16.85m (55-3.5) to place 14th overall

Outdoor Track- NCAA Championship Preliminary Round qualifier in the discus with a season-best mark of 49.36m (161-11.25), set at the Tom Botts Invitational in an event-winning performance...Just missed All-Big 12 honors in the hammer throw with a mark of 53.18m (174-5.75), placing ninth overall...Tossed a season-best mark of 53.54m (175-8) in the hammer at the Tom Botts Invitational, placing fourth overall.

2009/2010:

Indoor Track- Competed in the weight throw during the indoor season and set a significant personal-best throw of 16.61m (54-6) at the Iowa State Classic...Threw 16.35m (53-7.75) at the Bill Bergan Invitational, her second-best mark of the season, and was just under that at the season-opening Missouri Invitational when she measured in at 16.34m (53-7.5)...Competed in the weight throw at the Big 12 Championships where she tallied her fourth-best throw of the season at 15.92m (52-2.75), earning her 16th overall.

Outdoor Track- All-Big 12 honoree in the discus after placing seventh with a throw of 47.98m (157-5)...Qualified for the NCAA First Round with a personal-best throw of 49.44m (162-2) at the Drake Relays...At the NCAA First Round, she measured in at 46.32m (151-11)...Also threw in the hammer throw throughout the season and posted a season-best mark of 52.12m (171-0) at the Missouri Relays.

High School:

Megan competed at Lee's Summit North HS for coaches Ed Brill, Jerry Skakal, and Tom Coyle...She was a two-time MSHSAA Class 4 Champion in the discus...According to Track & Field News, she recorded the nation's 14th best discus mark among high school girls in 2008...Megan was LSN's Female Athlete of the Year...She was a three-time All-State performer...She was also a three-year letterwinner in basketball and two-year letterwinner in softball...High School Bests are 37-11 (shot put) and 156-9 (discus).

Personal:

Parents are Bill and Robin...Born July 16,1989 in Kansas City, MO...Was a four-year honor roll student in HS while taking honors courses...Studying Nutrition and Fitness at Missouri.