Beth Rohl
Beth Rohl

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
New Buffalo, Mich.

High School:
New Buffalo

Event:
Throws


05/14/2014

MSU Track & Field Travels to 2014 Big Ten Outdoor Championships

Spartans head to Purdue University to compete against conference foes on May 16-18.

03/13/2014

MSU Track & Field Sends Six to NCAA Indoor Championships

Spartans represented in six events against then nation's best in Albuquerque.

02/27/2014

MSU Set to Compete at 2014 Big Ten Indoor Track & Field Championships

Spartans face off against conference foes at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio.

08/12/2013

Rohl Selected to Train at USATF Olympic Training Center

Former Spartan accepted to Chula Vista Training Center under Mac Wilkins.

06/19/2013

MSU Represented At USA/Canadian Track & Field Championships

Five Spartans continue season in hopes to compete at World Championships.

Collegiate Bests
• Weight Throw - 22.31m/73-2½ - School Record
• Shot Put - 14.43m/47-4
• Discus Throw - 57.10m/187-4 - School Record
• Hammer Throw - 62.87m/206-3 - School Record

2012-13:
• First-team USTF CCCA All-American (Outdoor)
• NCAA East Preliminary Round Qualifier
• First-Team All-Big Ten
• George Alderton Co-Athlete of the Year
OUTDOOR: Placed first in the discus with 52.53m/172-4 and second in the hammer with 60.12m/197-3 at the Raleigh Relays ... Placed first in both the discus and hammer at the Georgia Spec Towns National Team Invitational with marks of 51.87m/170-2 and 59.93m/196-7½ respectively ... Competed in the hammer and discus at the Jesse Owens Classic, posting marks of 59.02m/193-7½ and 51.07m/167-7¾ respectively ... Posted marks in discus of 54.71m/179-6 and a season-high 57.10m/187-4 at the UCSD Triton Invitational ... Competed in the hammer and discus at the Big Ten Outdoor Conference Championships, posting marks of 60.25m/197-8 and 55.22m/181-2 ... Posted a 53.02m/173-11½ in the discus preliminaries at the NCAA East Preliminary Round.
INDOOR: Was a First Team All-American for the third time in her career ... Broke her own school record with a throw of 22.31m/73-2½ in the weight throw at the NCAA Indoor Championships where she finished second ... Named Big Ten Field Athlete of the Year ... Big Ten Champion in the weight throw with a mark 22.17m/72-9 at the Big Ten Indoor Championships ... Placed first in both the shot put and the weight throw at the Silverston Invitational ... Broke the facility record in the weight throw at the Notre Dame Invite and placed first with a mark of 21.27m/69-9½ ... Claimed a third-place finish in the shot put with a mark of 13.61m/44-8 and a second-place finish in the weight throw with a mark of 20.25m/66-5¼ at the GVSU Open.

2011-12:
• 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials Discus Finals Qualifier

• U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Outdoor First-Team All-American
• U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Indoor First-Team All-American
• NCAA East Preliminary Round Qualifier
• MSU Field Athlete of the Year
OUTDOOR:
Competed at the NCAA Championships, finishing fourth overall in the discus throw with a season-best mark of 56.85...Also posted a mark of 56.33 in the hammer throw to finish 23rd overall at the NCAA Championships...Finished fifth overall in the discus throw at the NCAA East Preliminary Round, recording a mark of 53.57...Threw for a mark of 60.41m in the hammer throw to place seventh at the NCAA Champions East-preliminary round ...Earned a bronze medal at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a season-best mark of 62.87 in the hammer throw and again in the discus with a mark of 54.47 ...Competed at the Drake Relays, placing 11th in the hammer throw (54.82) and 12th in the discus throw (50.33)...Threw for a mark of 53.47 to place third in the discus and posted fifth-place mark of 13.09m in the shot put at the GVSU Al Owens Open ... Won the discus throw at the Jesse Owens Track Classic with a mark of 51.26m, while posting a mark of 57.48m in the hammer throw...Claimed a win in the discus throw with a mark of 51.78 and placed third in the hammer with a mark of 55.76m at the MSU Spartan Invitational...Earned first-place honors at the Raleigh Relays in the hammer throw with a mark of 57.16m.
INDOOR:
Placed fifth overall in the weight throw at the NCAA Championships with a mark of 20.20m...Won the weight throw with a mark of 20.99m at the Alex Wilson Invitational...Earned a bronze medal at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a mark of 20.38 in the weight throw...Won the weight throw event at the Silverston Invitational with a mark of 20.23m... Threw for 20.63m to finish fourth overall in the weight throw at the Indiana Relays... Claimed a win in the weight throw with a mark of 20.39 at the Notre Dame Invitational... Earned first-place honors in the weight throw with a mark of 19.83 and threw for 13.68m to place fifth overall in the shot put at the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open.

2010-11:
• U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Outdoor First-Team All-American
• U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Indoor First-Team All-American
• U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Great Lakes Field Athlete of the Year
• Big Ten Field Athlete of the Year
• Big Ten Field Athlete of the Championships
• NCAA East Preliminary Round Qualifier
OUTDOOR: Recorded first-place finishes in the discus and hammer throws with distances of 53.24m and 52.32m respectively at the Michigan State Spartan Invitational ... Placed fourth in the hammer throw with a distance of 59.94m as well as fourth in the discus throw with a distance of 49.81m at the Sun Angel Track Classic ... Finished first with a throw of 54.34m in discus and fourth in the hammer throw with a throw of 52.24m at the Indiana University Outdoor Invitational ... Threw for a distance of 52.69m in the hammer throw and 53.74m in the discus throw for a third-place finish at the Drake Relays ... Placed second with a throw of 51.74 in the discus throw and first in the hammer throw with a throw of 58.14m at the Paddock Invitational ... Recorded two more first-place finishes at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the hammer throw after throwing a facility- and school-record 60.28m and the discus throw with a facility- and school-record 55.94m ... At the NCAA Division I East Preliminary Round she finished sixth in the discus throw with a distance of 55.39m and also threw for a distance of 58.49m in the hammer throw ... Finished the season with a 58.67m throw in the hammer throw at the NCAA Division I Championships.
INDOOR: Placed second in the weight throw at the Kentucky Track & Field Invitational with a throw of 19.89m ... Recorded a first-place finish in the weight throw with a distance of 19.62m at the Findlay Indoor Track & Field Open ... Threw a distance of 13.30m in the shot put and finished fourth in the weight throw with a school-record throw of 20.44m at the GVSU Big Meet ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships she placed second in the weight throw with a distance of 20.33m and also threw shot put for a distance of 13.86m ... Finished eighth in the weight throw with a throw of 19.80m at the NCAA Division I Indoor Championships.

2009-10:
OUTDOOR: Earned USTFCCCA All-America honors after placing fifth in the discus throw with a toss of 53.44m (175-4) at the 2010 NCAA Outdoor Championships ... Qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Championships in both the hammer and discus throws with marks of 57.44m (188-5) and a school-record 54.48m (178-9), respectively, at the NCAA Division I East Region preliminaries ... Finished fifth in the hammer throw at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with toss of 53.82m (176-7) ... Threw a distance of 47.31m (155-2 ¾) in the discus throw at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships ... Recorded a season-best toss of 14.34m (47-0 ¾) in the shot put at the Sun Angel Track Classic ... Posted a discus throw of 50.30m (165-0) at the Sun Angel Track Classic ... Posted a hammer throw distance of 56.13m (184-2) at the Purdue Open Outdoor Invitational.

2008-09:
OUTDOOR: Competed in the discus throw ... Captured the bronze medal as a member of the United States Junior National Team at the 2009 Pan American Junior Championships with a distance of 54.24m (177-11) in the hammer throw; Rohl was the top American finisher ... Recorded a season-best throw of 49.31m (161-9) at the Spartan Invite.
INDOOR: Named Big Ten Indoor Freshman of the Year after winning the weight throw with a toss of 19.06m (62-6 ½); the mark is also a new school record ... Became the first Spartan since Susan Francis in 1991 to be named Big Ten Freshman of the Year ... Named to All-Big Ten first team, becoming the first freshman in school history to earn All-Big Ten Indoor honors ... Set a season-best of 14.00m (45-11 ¼) at the at the Meyo Invitational in the shot put ... Saw her weight throw marks improve from 17.46m (57-3 ½) at the season-opening MSU Open to 19.06m (62-6 ½) throughout the indoor season and saw similar progression in the shot put, throwing 12.68m (41-7 ¼) at the MSU Open until her season-best toss of 14.00m (45-11 ¼) at the Meyo.

Personal:
Daughter of Kim Kreill and Jeff Rohl ... Undecided on her intended major ... Born Nov. 7, 1990.