Freya Block
    Freya  Block

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Neponset, Ill.

    High School:
    Kewanee HS

    Position:
    Throws

    Birthdate:
    02/06/1995

    Experience:
    SO


    02/27/2015

    Saluki men and women picked to finish third at MVC Indoor Championships

    Southern is looking for its first MVC team title since the Saluki men won the 2012 indoor title.

    02/13/2015

    SIU earns two titles and 10 top-five finishes at Day One of Fred Wilt Invitational

    Chad Weaver cleared 5.17m (16-11.50) to rank fifth all-time for SIU men's pole vault.

    02/06/2015

    Salukis have record-breaking start to SIU Invitational, including five titles

    Three of the Salukis' five first-place finishes rank in the top 10 of SIU's all-time records for their respective events.

    01/23/2015

    Salukis win two event titles at Day One of Vanderbilt Invite

    Southern swept the men's and women's weight throw with wins by seniors Curtis Wideman and DeAnna Price.

    01/22/2015

    Salukis travel to Nashville for Vanderbilt Invite this weekend

    The Saluki women's squad is ranked No. 23 in the nation.

    12/08/2014

    2014 Saluki Fast Start

    Photos from the 2014 Saluki Fast Start, Dec. 6, 2014

    04/03/2014

    2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the 2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, 3.29.14.

    03/28/2014

    2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, Day One

    Photos from Day One of the Bill Cornell Spring Classic, 3.28.14.

    02/08/2014

    2014 SIU Invite, Day One

    Photos from Day One of the SIU Invite, Feb. 7, 2014.

    02/08/2014

    2014 SIU Invite, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the SIU Invite, Feb. 8, 2014.

    TFRRS Bio

    2013-14
    USATF Junior Outdoor Championships qualifier

    USATF Junior Outdoor Championships qualifier...Finished in third hammer throw at the USATF Junior Outdoor Championships with a personal best 54.49m throw...Finished 12th in weight throw at the MVC Indoor Championships with a 16.62m mark...Finished 17th in shot put at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a 10.69m mark...Placed 13th in discus at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a 40.39m mark...MVC Academic Honor Roll...Competed in weight throw and shot put in eight indoor meets...Competed in three events (discus, hammer, shot put) at seven outdoor meets.

    High School
    Participated in basketball as well as track and field...Competed in shot put and discus...Posted a personal best of 40-6 in shot put and a personal best of 136-1 in discus...Holds the school record for both shot put and discus...Was an IHSA State competitor all four years, placing 6th in discus in 2011 and 2nd in shot put and discus in 2013...Was All-Conference in shot put and discus in 2011, 2012 and 2013.

    Personal
    Born on Feb. 6, 1995, in Neponset, Ill., to Clinton and Melanie Block...Father is an attorney and mother is a registered nurse...has one sibling, August...Majoring in agribusiness economics.

    Saturday, Feb 28
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Cedar Falls, Iowa All Day Live Results
    Sunday, Mar 1
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    Track Cedar Falls, Iowa All Day Live Results
    Friday, Mar 13
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Fayetteville, Ark. All Day
    Saturday, Mar 14
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    Track Fayetteville, Ark. All Day
    Friday, Mar 27
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Carbondale, Ill. All Day
    Saturday, Mar 28
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Carbondale, Ill. All Day
    Saturday, Apr 4
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Charleston, Ill. All Day
    Friday, Apr 10
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Knoxville, Tenn. All Day
    Saturday, Apr 11
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Knoxville, Tenn. All Day
    Thursday, Apr 16
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Walnut, Calif. All Day
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