Sophia Lozano
    Sophia Lozano

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    O'Fallon, Mo.

    High School:
    Francis Howell

    Event:
    Throws

    Birthdate:
    04/26/1993

    Experience:
    SR


    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.

    01/16/2015

    Salukis have strong showing in the weight throw at Day One of Kentucky Invite

    In his first meet back after missing an entire season, junior Bradley Sauer won the weight throw on a heave of 20.42m (67-00.00) -- currently the 10th-best nationally.

    01/15/2015

    Salukis resume indoor season at Kentucky Invitational

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

    01/06/2015

    Saluki women ranked No. 23 nationally in USTFCCCA Indoor Preseason Rankings

    This is the first time either the Saluki men or women have cracked the Top-25 since the Saluki women were ranked 11th in the final rankings of the 2012 season.

    12/08/2014

    2014 Saluki Fast Start

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

    05/18/2014

    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

    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.

    03/01/2014

    MVC Indoor Championships, Day One

    Photo Credit courtesy of Roland Ferrie, UNI University Relations

    TFRRS Bio

    2013-14
    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.

    2012-13
    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.

    2011-12
    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.

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

    Friday, Jan 30
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Bloomington, Ind. All Day
    Saturday, Jan 31
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Bloomington, Ind. All Day
    Friday, Feb 6
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Carbondale, Ill. 9:30 AM
    Saturday, Feb 7
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Carbondale, Ill. 9:00 AM
    Saturday, Feb 14
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track West Lafayette, Ind. All Day
    Friday, Feb 20
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Charleston, Ill. All Day
    Saturday, Feb 28
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Cedar Falls, Iowa All Day
    Sunday, Mar 1
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Cedar Falls, Iowa All Day
    Friday, Mar 13
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Fayetteville, Ark. All Day
    Saturday, Mar 14
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Fayetteville, Ark. All Day
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