Sophia Lozano
    Sophia  Lozano


    O'Fallon, Mo.

    High School:
    Francis Howell





    Saluki men and women named USTFCCCA All-Academic Teams

    Six Salukis earned individual All-Academic honors


    Saluki Track and Field earns 19 MVC Scholar-Athlete honors

    For SIU, 19 is the most MVC Scholar-Athletes since 2011 (19).


    Saluki men win MVC Outdoor Championship for first time since 1992

    Southern sealed the deal on Sunday with extraordinary performances in the men's pole vault and discus.


    Saluki men and women both in second after incredible Day Two of MVC Outdoor Championships

    SIU scored 48 total points from the men's and women's shot put alone.


    Salukis sweep hammer throw on Day One of MVC Outdoor Championships

    DeAnna Price and Curtis Wideman both won their first career MVC hammer throw titles.


    2015 MVC Outdoor Championships, Day One

    Photos from Day One of the MVC Outdoor Championships in Normal, Ill.; May 15, 2015


    2015 MVC Senior Ceremony

    Photos from the MVC Senior Ceremony; May 15, 2015


    2015 Bill Cornell Spring Classic

    2015 Bill Cornell Spring Classic at the Lew Hartzog Track and Field Complex, March 28, 2015.


    2014 Saluki Fast Start

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


    2014 MVC Outdoor Championships, Day Three

    Photos from the final day of the MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Carbondale, Ill. 5.18.14

    TFRRS Bio

    MVC Indoor Champion in weight throw (20.89m)
    Indoor national qualifier for weight throw (20.01m)
    MVC Field Athlete of the Week (Feb. 18)
    Fifth All-Time at SIU for Weight Throw
    USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors
    Named MVC Indoor Champion in weight throw with a 20.89m throw...Threw 20.01m to take 13th in weight throw at the NCAA Championships...Finished fifth in hammer throw at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a 54.83m throw...MVC Field Athlete of the Week (Feb. 18)...USTFCCCA All-Academic honors... Ranks fifth all-time at SIU for weight throw...Finished with five first-place weight throw finishes during the 2013-14 indoor season...Took first place in hammer throw with a 56.20m throw at the Bill Cornell Spring Classic...MVC Academic Honor Roll...Competed in weight throw in 10 indoor meets...Participated in three events (discus, hammer, shot put) in seven outdoor meets.

    MVC Scholar-Athlete
    Scored at the MVC Indoor Championships in the weight throw (fourth place) and scored at the MVC Outdoor Championships in the hammer throw (fifth place) and discus (sixth place)...Set personal bests in each throwing category: indoor shot put (11.70m), outdoor shot put (12.60m), discus (45.47m), hammer throw (54.40m) and weight throw (20.32m)...Personal best in the weight throw currently ranks as the seventh-best throw in Saluki history...Posted 12 top-third finishes, including three top-three finishes indoors.

    Competed in four events (hammer, shot put, weight and discus) in 11 meets...Notched four top-five finishes...Finished third twice, once in the weight throw in the indoor season at the Saluki Invitational, and in the hammer at the Memphis Tiger Invitational.

    High School
    All-district selection junior and senior years...Named field events MVP.

    Born April 26, 1993 in Bridgeton, Missouri...Daughter of Chris and Nancy Lozano...Has five brothers and one sister...Majoring in mathematics.