Sophia Lozano
    Sophia  Lozano

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    O'Fallon, Mo.

    High School:
    Francis Howell

    Event:
    Throws

    Birthdate:
    04/26/1993

    Experience:
    SR


    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.

    02/16/2015

    Saluki women improve 12 slots to No. 13 in latest USTFCCCA National Computer Rankings

    At No. 13, the Saluki women are at their highest national ranking of any Saluki male or female squad indoors since the 2012 season, when the Saluki women were ranked as high as No. 9 and as low as No. 16.

    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.

    02/12/2015

    Salukis return to Hoosier State for Fred Wilt Invitational at Purdue on Friday and Saturday

    The Saluki women are ranked No. 25 in the latest USTFCCCA National Computer Rankings Top-25.

    02/09/2015

    Saluki women jump back into USTFCCCA National Computer Rankings at No. 25

    Freshman Raven Saunders ranks No. 1 in the NCAA in the shot put after breaking the American Junior (Under-19) record at 17.64m (57-10.50).

    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.

    Saturday, Feb 28
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Cedar Falls, Iowa All Day Live Results
    Sunday, Mar 1
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Cedar Falls, Iowa All Day Live Results
    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
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