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  Sarah Anderson
Sarah Anderson

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Shamong, N.J.

High School:
Seneca

Event:
Throws

2009-10: Outdoor T/F - Placed in the top-15 at the Big East Invitational in the discus...champion of the MSU Legacy in the hammer throw with a season-best toss of 51.67M, and placed fourth in the shot put with a throw of 12.18M...won the hammer throw with a 50.36M toss in the Sparky Adams Invitational, and finished 11th in the same meet with a season-best throw of 12.63M in the shot put...posted a top-20 finish at the Duke Invitational in the shot put...placed third in the hammer throw with a 51.62M performance and fourth in the discus throw with 43.36M during the same weekend.

2008-09: Indoor T/F- Sarah Anderson placed ninth in the weight throw at the Big East Championships with a mark of 16.24M...claimed first and met the Big East qualifying standard in the weight throw at the State Farm Games with mark of 15.78M...also competed in the shot put at the State Farm Games and captured second...placed fifth at the Akron Quad in the weight throw with a mark of 15.84M...placed third at the Penn State Open in the weight throw with a mark of 16.15M and fourth in the shot put...finished fifth in the weight throw at the Akron Invitational with a distance of 15.40M...second in the shot put at the Akron Invitational with a distance of 13.30M. Outdoor T/F- Anderson finished 14th in the shot put and hammer throw at the Big East Championships...placed fourth in the shot put at the Fred Hardy Classic...posted a hammer throw of 47.00 at the 49er Classic and earned first place...placed second at Richmond's Fred Hardy Classic in the hammer throw and also met the Big East qualifying standard...set the meet record at the Aggie Invitational for second place with a distance of 48.65 meters...recorded a hammer throw of 46.82M at the Bison Outdoor Classic.

2007-08: Indoor T/F- Anderson finished eighth in the weight throw and 13th in the shot put at the Penn State Open...set a personal-best mark of 15.55M in the weight throw at the Big East Indoor Championships, placing tenth. Outdoor T/F- Collected three top-10 finishes during the outdoor season...threw a personal-best 37.86M at the Morgan State Invitational in the discus, placing seventh...placed fourth in hammer throw at Morgan State Invite and eighth at the Slippery Rocky Invite with a personal-best mark of 40.33M.

High School: Anderson captured the 2007 Indoor Olympic Conference title in the shot put as a senior at Seneca high school...also placed eighth in the shot put and the New Jersey Indoor State Championships...competed in the shot put at the Nike Indoor National meet in 2007...in 2006, she claimed the Group 3 Sectional championship in the shot put and helped Seneca to a the Outdoor Olympic Conference team crown...placed 12th in the shot put at the state indoor meet...nominated to the all-county team in 2006 for her efforts in the discus...Voted Athlete of the Month in March of 2007...a National Honor Society member...honored with the Daughters of the Revolution: Good Citizen Award in 2007 and the People's Choice Award in 2004 and 2007.

Personal: Daughter of Morris and Linda Anderson...born Oct. 23, 1989...has two older siblings, Karen and Michael...plans to major in environmental studies.