Brittany Riley
    Brittany Riley


    Flossmoor, Ill.

    High School:




    Raven Saunders and Curtis Wideman named MVC Field Athletes of the Week

    Southern has swept the weekly field awards each opportunity this indoor season.


    Saluki women jump back into USTFCCCA National Computer Rankings at No. 25

    Freshman Raven Saunders ranks No. 1 in the NCAA in the shot put after breaking the American Junior (Under-19) record at 17.64m (57-10.50).


    Historic performance highlights dominant final day of SIU Invitational

    Freshman Raven Saunders broke the all-time indoor American Junior (Under-19) shot put record on her winning throw of 17.64m (57-10.50).


    SIU's Connie Price-Smith inducted into St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame on Wednesday night

    Price-Smith is one of the first 100 individuals to be inducted in the six-year history of the St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame.


    Salukis to compete at EIU Big Blue Classic this weekend

    SIU will open the meet with the hammer throw at 2 p.m. on Friday.

    Updated Oct. 19, 2007

    At SIU: Won the 2007 NCAA Indoor National Championship in the weight throw with a world-record throw of 83-10.25 (25.56m)...earned two more All-America nods as a junior after winning the NCAA indoor weight throw and placing second in the outdoor hammer at the 2007 Outdoor National Championships bringing her All-American honor total to 2007, Riley won MVC titles in the indoor weight throw and outdoor hammer, while finishing second at the outdoor championships in the discus...she was a Mideast Regional qualifier in the hammer and discus...she won the Mideast Regional title in the hammer, and finished third in the discus, qualifying for nationals in both a junior, Riley went undefeated in the indoor weight throw in seven meets, winning 11 outdoor meet titles...she was named the MVC Field Athlete of the Week five times during the 2007 2006, she finished fifth in the weight throw at the NCAA Indoor Championships and fourth in the hammer at the NCAA Outdoor Championships....also won both events at the 2006 MVC Championships, marking the first league titles of her career...was a NCAA automatic qualifier in the weight throw...was a NCAA Mideast Regional qualifier in the hammer, breaking the regional record and winning the title in that event...finished ninth at the 2006 USA Championships in the medalist in the hammer at the Under 23 Championships in 2006...a two-time all-conference honoree as a freshman after placing third in the indoor weight and second in the outdoor hammer...qualified for NCAA Mideast Regional in the hammer, where she finished 19th...qualified for the USA Junior Nationals in the hammer, where she won the event and broke the school record, which qualified her for Team USA at the Pan-American Junior Championships...silver medalist at Junior Pan-Ams in 2005, where she broke her own record in the hammer.

    Pre-SIU: Three-time all-conference selection and sectional champ in the discus at Homewood-Flossmoor High School...two-time all-state performer.

    Personal: Majors in Information Systems Technology...born August 26, 1986...daughter of Kenneth H. and Joyce Riley.