Sophia Lozano
    Sophia  Lozano

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    O'Fallon, Mo.

    High School:
    Francis Howell

    Event:
    Throws

    Birthdate:
    04/26/1993

    Experience:
    SR


    03/04/2015

    Salukis officially qualify seven for NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships

    Seven is the most to qualify for the indoor national meet during Connie Price-Smith's tenure, dating back to her first season as head coach of the combined program in 2004-05.

    03/01/2015

    No. 13 Saluki women narrowly finish in second, men finish fourth at conclusion of MVC Indoor Championships

    The No. 13 Saluki women lost by only three points after leading by nine with two events to go.

    02/28/2015

    Saluki men in first, women third after Day One of MVC Indoor Championships

    Combined, Southern won four individual championships and seven total All-MVC honors.

    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.

    02/19/2015

    Handful of Salukis travel to EIU Friday Night Special for final conference tune-up

    The Saluki women boast the No. 13 team in the NCAA.

    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, Mar 13
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Fayetteville, Ark. All Day
    Saturday, Mar 14
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    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
    Friday, Apr 17
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Walnut, Calif. All Day
    Saturday, Apr 18
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Walnut, Calif. All Day
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