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Katelyn Daniels
Katelyn  Daniels

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Lewis Center, Ohio

High School:
Olentangy Orange

Event:
Throws

05/31/2017

Academic All-Big Ten Honors Announced for the 2017 Spring Season

In total, 141 Spartans earn a 3.0 GPA or higher.

08/01/2016

MSU Track & Field Earns Academic Honors

13 Spartans earn All-Academic honors.

07/06/2016

Seventy-Eight Spartans Named Big Ten Distinguished Scholars

Letterwinners earned minimum grade point average of 3.7 for the 2015-16 academic year.

06/01/2016

Academic All-Big Ten Honors Announced for the 2016 Spring Season

In all, 96 Spartans were recognized for having a 3.0 or higher GPA.

05/28/2015

2015 Spring Academic All-Big Ten Honorees Announced

One-hundred and eight Spartans recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.

Collegiate Bests
• Shot Put - 16.40m
• Discus - 60.54m
• Hammer Throw - 54.26m
• Weight Throw - 19.56m

2017-18:
OUTDOOR:
Claimed first place in the shot put with a throw of 16.19m and took second in the discus with a mark of 53.64m at the Raleigh Relays (March 30-31) ... Took first in both the shot put (15.15m) and the discus (53.42m), and placed second in the hammer throw with a career-best throw of 54.26m at the Spartan Invitational (April 6-7) ... Won the shot put with a throw of 15.92m and the discus with a throw of 56.93m at the Louisville Invitational (April 13) ... Won the discus with a throw of 52.52m and placed fourth in the shot put with a throw of 15.33m at the Virginia Challenge (April 20-21) ... Threw a season-best of 57.11m in the discus for first place and took sixth in the shot put with a mark of 14.35m at the Ashland Alumni Open (April 27-28).
INDOOR:
Took first in the shot put (15.47m) and weight throw (18.77m) at the Wolverine Invitational (Jan. 13) ... claimed second place in both the shot put with a mark of 15.45m and weigt throw at 18.67m at the Simmons-Harvey Quad (Jan. 20) ... Threw a season-best in the shot put, placing second with a mark of 16.15m at the Meyo Invitational (Feb. 2-3) ... Saw a season-best mark of 18.71m in the weight throw at the Music City Challenge (Feb. 9-10) ... Threw a 15.33m shot put and 18.21m weight throw at Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 23-24).

2016-17:
USTFCCCA First-Team Outdoor All-American
Academic All-Big Ten

OUTDOOR:
Placed first in the discus with a mark of 55.83m and second in shot put with a career-best throw of 16.40m at the Raleigh Relays ... Took first in shot put (15.21m), discus (56.03m) and hammer throw with a then career-best 54.08m throw at the Spartan Invitational ... Finished first in both the shot put (15.24m) and discus (54.93m) at the Calvin College Tune-Up ... Placed second in discus with a mark of 53.73 meters and fifth in the shot put with a final throw of 15.92 meters at the Big Ten Championships ... Finished 10th in the discus with a distance of 53.57 meters and took 13th in the shot put with a throw of 16.21 meters at the NCAA Division I East Preliminary ... Earned All-American honors by placing sixth in the discus with a season-best distance of 56.12 meters at NCAA Championships.
INDOOR:
Had her career-best throw in the weight throw with a distance of 19.56 meters at the GVSU Holiday Open to place first ... Placed fifth at the Big Ten Championships in the shotput with a mark of 15.65 meters ... Placed seventh in the weight throw at the Big Ten Championships with a mark of 18.62 meters ... Had a mark of 18.39 meters in the weight throw to place seventh at the SPIRE NCAA Division 1 Meet... Threw for 15.00 meters in the shotput to place fifth at the SPIRE NCAA Division 1 Meet.

2015-2016:
OUTDOOR: Finished third in the discus throw at the Florida Relays … Placed fourth in the discus throw at the 2016 Louisville Invitational … Finished second in the shot put event at the 2016 Louisville Invitational … Finished second in shot put at the Virginia Challenge … Was victorious again, finishing first in the discus throw at the Virginia Challenge… Finished the Toledo Invitational in first place in the discus event … Finished fourth in shot put at the Big Ten Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships … Finished second at the Big Ten Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships in the discus event … Placed second in the primary round discus event for the NCAA Division I East Preliminary Round … Finished in fifth in the discus event at the NCAA Division I Track & Field Championships … Finished with a first place win in the discus throw event at the Ashland Ohio Summer Series 1, and in the Ashland Ohio Summer Series 2 had a second place finish in the discus throw event … Placed tenth in the final round of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials ... Placed 15th in the discus at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships with a distance of 51.81-meters … Was named an All-American at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
INDOOR: Finished third in shot put at the GVSU Holiday Open … Finished third in the weight throw at the GVSU Holiday Open … Finished first in shot put at the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open … Placed fourth in the weight throw event at the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open … Placed fifth in the weight throw at the Notre Dame Invitational 2016 … Finished third in the shot put event at the Notre Dame Invitational 2016 … Placed fourth in shot put at the Meyo Invitational 2016 … Finished second in the shot put event at the SPIRE NCAA D-1 Indoor T&F Invitational.

2014-15:
Big Ten Indoor Women's Discus Champion
INDOOR: Scored two points with a seventh-place mark of 14.63m in the shot put at the Big Ten Championships ... Won the shot put at the GVSU Mike Lints Open (Jan. 16) with a throw of 14.53m; Also took third in the weight throw (17.26m) ... Took first in the shot put (14.72m) in MSU's dual meet victory over Michigan on Jan. 31 ... Recorded a personal-best of 14.85m in the shot put at the GVSU Big Meet on Feb. 13
OUTDOOR: Big Ten Champion in the discus, setting an MSU & Big Ten meet record with a mark of 59.06 meters ... Won the discus throw (56.08 meters) and took second in the shot put (15.17m) at the Big Ten-ACC Challenge on April 11 ... First place in the discus with a throw of 56.04m at the Virginia Challenge on Apr. 17 ... Recorded her third win of the year in the discus with a mark of 55.12m at the Jesse Owens Classic on May 1 ... Runner-up in the discus throw with a mark of 53.35m at the Raleigh Relays (Mar. 27-28), surpassing the previous meet record

2013-14:
Academic All-Big Ten
INDOOR: Competed unattached during the season ... Placed second in the discus throw and third in the shot put at the USATF Junior Championships in her first competition in a Spartan uniform.

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