Rising senior rolls at World in 4x400; Watson wins two golds in Canada
FSU claims a combined 17 All-Academic selections, which ranks eighth nationally
Fout, Winslow Sweep ACC Scholar-Athlete awards; Brits, Winslow Academic All-Americans
Harris fifth in 400 at USA; Whalen grabs second Canadian silver
Junior sprinters shine at USA's; Whalen takes Canadian silver in shot
2013: Enjoying finest season of Seminole career, setting FSU record in the shot put (16.45m/53-11.75) to earn No. 9 seed at East Prelims...also qualified in the javelin with a mark of (48.85m/160-3) for East Prelims...lone athlete at NCAA Championships qualified in shot put (16.26m/53'4.25") at East Prelims and a career best throw in javelin (49.40m/162'1") both qualifying marks to go to Eugene...won ACC Outdoor title in shot put at ACC Indoors...qualified for 2012 NCAA Championships in javelin, where she placed 12th...was added to Canada's roster to throw the shot put for her country in the 2013 Summer Universiade in Kazan, Russia.
Coming off a breakthrough 2012 indoor campaign...cracked the 15-meter barrier in the shot put for the first time at the Auburn Invitational (15.02m/49-3.50)...bettered that mark at the ACC Indoor Championships (15.04m/49-4.25), collecting a third-place finish and her first All-ACC honor...competed in four indoor meets and placed sixth or better in three of those...talented athlete who can contribute throwing multiple implements, but focuses primarily on the javelin and shot put. 2011: Outdoor - advanced to the NCAA East Region in the javelin on the strength of her career-best winning throw at the UNF Osprey Invitational (45.86m/150-5)...finished 20th at region from a field of 48...scored a fifth-place finish in the javelin (43.60m/143-0) at her first ACC Outdoor Championships; also competed in the shot put...collected a fourth-place finish in the javelin at the Penn Relays...registered her career-best in the shot put at the Seminole Invitational (14.66m/48-1.25)...opened her outdoor career by winning the javelin at the FSU Relays. Indoor - competed in four meets as a freshman...turned in her best performance at the ACC Indoor Championships in the shot put (14.64m/48-0.50). Personal: Brought an impressive resume to FSU from Nova Scotia, where she was the provincial shot put champion from 7th-12th grades and the javelin champion from 9th-12th...captured the 2011 Canadian Junior National Championship in the shot put and represented her country on the Junior Pan American team...two-time Canadian Youth National Champion in the shot put and javelin (2008, 2009) and Canadian Junior National Champion in the shot put in 2010...member of the Canadian World Youth team in 2009...strong student majoring in sport management...twice selected to the Dean's List and once to the President's List (4.0 gpa)...member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars Association...born Oct. 18, 1992.