Leah

Meyer

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Throws
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Superior, Neb.
High School: Superior
Major: Health Science

Bio

Personal Bests
Indoor
Weight Throw: 49-10 1/2 (15.20m) (1/20/18)
Outdoor
Discus: 145-6 (44.35m) (4/21/18)

Honors
Academic All-Big Ten (2018, 2019)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2018; Spring 2017)
Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2019)

2018 (Freshman)
Indoor: Set a PR in the weight throw with a launch of 49-10 1/2 (15.20m) to finish third at the Mark Colligan Memorial.

Outdoor: Set a personal-best in the discus with a throw of 145-6 (44.35m) to finish seventh at the Kansas Relays.

2017 (Redshirt)
Indoor: Redshirted.

Outdoor: Redshirted...competing unattached, placed fifth in the discus at the Nebraska Invitational with a mark of 136-2 (41.51m).

Before Nebraska
Attended Superior High School in Superior, Nebraska...placed fourth in the discus at the 2016 Nebraska Class C state championships with a prep-best throw of 134-7 (41.02m)...also competed in the shot put, 400m, high jump, 4x400m relay, 100m hurdles and the 1,200m.

Personal
Born April 16, 1998...parents are Andrew and Peggy...father, Andrew, was a Husker thrower from 1990-94...mother, Peggy, played volleyball for the Huskers from 1991-94...older sister, Alex, is also a thrower for the Huskers...major is nutrition and health science.

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