The team rounds out weekend with more PRs, event wins
One new meet record, 14 personal bests, highlight day one of Missouri Relays
Commencement exercises will take place Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Farmer sets school record in route to 400m intermediate hurdle win.
Tigers have a field day with several notable performances in the weight throw.
|Track and Field|
|Big 12 Outdoor Championship||05/2012|
|Bill Bergan Invitational||01/29/2011|
|Tom Botts Invitational||04/2010|
- Outdoor All-Big 12 in the hammer throw (2012)
- Outdoor All-Big 12 in the discus (2010)
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).
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.
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.
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).
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.
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