DeAnna Price earned an 18th place finish in the hammer throw
Price will represent the United States in the hammer throw
2015 NCAA Outdoor hammer champion represented Team USA
Freeman’s third throw of the day was his best at 19.29m (63-03.50).
Price's best throw of 72.30m (237-02) is the fourth-best in NCAA history, which also makes her the eighth-best American thrower ever.
Photos from Day One of the MVC Outdoor Championships in Normal, Ill.; May 15, 2015
Photos from Day Three of the 57th running of the historic Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif., on April 18, 2015.
2015 Bill Cornell Spring Classic at the Lew Hartzog Track and Field Complex, March 28, 2015.
Photos from Day Two of the 2015 SIU Invitational at the SIU Recreation Center, Feb. 7, 2015.
Photos from Day Two of the Saluki Open, Jan. 11, 2014
Fourth All-Time at SIU for Shot Put
Seventh All-Time at SIU for Weight Throw
Two-time MVC Field Athlete of the Week
Ranks fourth all-time at SIU for shot put...Ranks seventh all-time at SIU for weight throw...Two-time MVC Field Athlete of the Week (Dec. 18 & Jan. 22)... Held SIU's highest shot put mark of the season and a personal best with a 16.29 throw at the Saluki Open...Finished the indoor season with two first-place weight throw finishes and two first-place shot put finishes...Placed fifth of 19 with a 19.25m weight throw at the MVC Indoor Championships...Competed in two events (weight throw and shot put) in six indoor meets...MVC Academic Honor Roll.
All-American, Hammer Throw
Hammer Throw PR ranked 18th-best in US for 2013
Tenth All-Time at SIU for Weight Throw - 20.23m
First Saluki female to win any variation of an All-American honor during her first two seasons and one of four Salukis to ever accomplish that feat along with Saluki Hall of Famers Bill Cornell (1962-65), Oscar Moore (1966-67, 69) and two-time World Championships silver medalist Michael Franks...NCAA Regional Qualifier in the hammer, where she finished fifth...Participated in the USATF Outdoor Championships in the hammer throw...MVC runner-up in the hammer throw...Also scored in the weight throw (fifth place) and shot put (sixth place) at the MVC Indoor Championships...NCAA hammer throw qualifying mark of 65.04m ranks as the fourth best throw in school history...Also posted personal bests in the indoor shot put (14.89m) and outdoor shot put (15.02m)...Won the weight throw title at the Illini Classic...Did not finish worse than fifth in the weight throw all season...Won the hammer throw at the Bill Cornell Spring Classic...Never finished worse than third in the hammer throw all season, excluding NCAA West Regional and NCAA Championships, where she finished fifth and eighth, respectively.
Second-team All-American, Hammer Throw (Outdoor)
Tenth place at NCAA Championships, Hammer Throw
NCAA Regional and National Qualifier for the outdoor season...Participated in five events in 17 meets combined in indoor and outdoor seasons...Notched seven top-three finishes, including a win in the weight throw at the Iowa State Classic during the indoor season...Participated in Junior World Championships in Barcelona.
Four time all-conference and all-academic selection...Two time all-region selection...Senior year placed second in discus throw at state meet...Placed fifth in state meet in shot put...In 2010 broke two school records in discus and shot put...All-state first team softball selection.
Full name is Deanna Marie Price...Born June 8, 1993 in St. Charles, Missouri...Daughter of Daniel and Ann Price...Has two brothers...Majoring in accounting.