Angela

Mercurio

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Year: Senior
Hometown: Kitchener, Ontario
High School: St. Mary's High School
Major: Biochemistry

Bio

TFRRS All-Time Performances

Personal Bests
Indoor
60m: 8.02 (1/12/18)
Long Jump: 18-1 (5.51m) (1/21/17)
Triple Jump: 43-0 1/4 (13.11m) (2/3/18) 
Outdoor
Long Jump: 19-3 1/4 (5.87m) (4/15/17)
Triple Jump: 43-10 3/4 (13.38m) (5/27/17)

NCAA Championships
2019 (I): TJ - 42-8 3/4 (13.02m) (9th)
2018 (I): TJ - 40-7 1/2 (12.38m) (15th)
2017 (O): TJ - 43-1 1/2 (13.14m)w (12th)

Big Ten Championships
2019 (I): TJ - 42-7 (12.98m) (1st)
2018 (O): TJ - 41-11 1/2 (12.79m) (6th)
2018 (I): TJ - 42-2 3/4 (12.87m) (2nd)
2017 (O): TJ - 43-4 1/2 (13.21m)w (3rd)
2017 (I): TJ - 42-4 (12.90m) (5th)
2016 (O): TJ - 41-8 (12.70m) (6th)
2016 (I): TJ - 40-3 1/2 (12.28m) (7th)
2015 (O): TJ - 41-3 (12.57m)w (8th)

Honors
All-America Second Team (Triple Jump - 2017 Outdoor, 2018 Indoor, 2019 Indoor)
CoSIDA Academic All-America Second Team (2018, 2019)
Big Ten Champion (Triple Jump - 2019 Indoor)
All-Big Ten First Team (Triple Jump - 2019 Indoor)
All-Big Ten Second Team (Triple Jump - 2018 Indoor)
NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship (2019)
Big Ten Postgraduate Scholarship (2019)
CoSIDA Academic All-District Team (2018, 2019)
USTFCCCA All-Academic Team (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Academic All-Big Ten (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Nebraska Outstanding Scholar Award (2018)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018; Spring 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award (2017, 2018, 2019)
Nebraska Sam Foltz Hero 27 Leadership Award (2017)
Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2016, 2017, 2018)

2019 (Senior/Graduate)
Indoor: Placed ninth at the NCAA Indoor Championships in the triple jump (42-8 3/4, 13.02m) to achieve second-team All-America honors for the third time in her career...was the Big Ten champion in the triple jump with a mark of 42-7 (12.98m)...posted a season-best jump of 43-6 (13.26m) to finish second at the Tyson Invitational...earned CoSIDA Second-Team Academic All-America honors for the second straight year and was a CoSIDA Academic All-District honoree for the second time as well...received both the NCAA and Big Ten Postgraduate Scholarships. 

2018 (Junior/Senior)
Indoor: Placed 15th in the triple jump at the NCAA Indoor Championships with a mark of 40-7 1/2 (12.38m)...finished second in the triple jump at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a jump of 42-2 3/4 (12.87m)...claimed the triple jump crown at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invite with a leap of 43-0 1/4 (13.11m), good for No. 9 in Husker history...ran a personal-best time of 8.02 in the 60m at the Graduate Classic...claimed the triple jump titles at the Graduate Classic, the Mark Colligan Memorial , the Frank Sevigne Husker Invite and at the Gorilla Classic.

Outdoor: Finished sixth in the triple jump at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a jump of 41-11 1/2 (12.79m)...claimed the triple jump crown at the John McDonnell Invitational, the Kansas Relays and at the Nebraska Invitational.

2017 (Sophomore/Junior)
Indoor: Competed in four regular-season meets and the Big Ten Indoor Championships...placed fifth and set a season-best in the triple jump at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a mark of 42-4 (12.90m)...placed fourth and set a season-best in the long jump at the Mark Colligan Memorial with a mark of 18-1 (5.51m)... also set a season best in the 60m with a time of 8.17. 

Outdoor: Competed in five regular season meets, the Big Ten Championships, the NCAA Division I West Preliminary Round and the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships...placed 12th in the triple jump with a mark of 43-1 1/2 (13.14m) at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships to earn second-team All-America honors...set a PR in long jump at the Wichita State KT Woodman Classic with a mark of 19-3 1/4 (5.87m) and in the triple jump at the NCAA Division I West Preliminary Round with a mark of 43-10 3/4 (13.38m), the No. 8 mark in NU outdoor history.

2016 (Freshman/Sophomore)
Indoor: Finished seventh in the triple jump at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a mark of 40-3 1/2 (12.28m)...won the triple jump at the Pittsburg State Gorilla Classic by leaping a season-best 40-5 (12.32m)...competed in the long jump three times and recorded a season best of 17-3 1/4 (5.26m) at the Holiday Inn Invitational.

Outdoor: Finished sixth at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the triple jump at 41-8 (12.70m), a season best...qualified for the NCAA West Prelims and finished 25th at 41-1 1/2 (12.53m)...placed second at the Nebraska Invitational...competed once in the long jump, leaping 17-6 3/4 (5.35m) at the Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Invitational.

2015 (Redshirt/Freshman)
Indoor: Redshirted...competing unattached, set an indoor season best in the triple jump of 38-7 3/4 (11.78) at the Nebraska Tune-Up.

Outdoor: Finished 13th in the triple jump at the NCAA West Preliminary Round with a season-best jump of 41-10 1/2 (12.76), missing a trip to nationals by one spot...placed eighth in the triple jump at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (41-3, 12.57m)...was the Canadian Junior triple jump champion following her freshman season.

Before Nebraska
Joined the Huskers from St. Mary's High School in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada...recorded a prep-best mark of 39-7 3/4 (12.00m) in the triple jump at the 2013 OFSSA Championships where she finished second...posted another best distance of 17-10 1/4 (5.44) meters in the 2012 OFSSA Championships in the long jump to finish runner-up.

Personal
Born April 7, 1996...parents are Stanford Warmington and Karen Mercurio...majored in biochemistry and women's and gender studies...earned her bachelor's degree from Nebraska in May of 2019.

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2018 Big Ten Indoor T&F Highlights
Nebraska Tune-Up Highlights
Frank Sevigne Highlights - Day 2