| Ulrika Hinson
At Major Meets:
2008 C-USA Outdoor 17th, Shot Put (11.87m/38-11.50)
2008 C-USA Outdoor 12th, Discus (42.21m/138-06)
2008 C-USA Outdoor 6th, Javelin (38.46m/126-02)
2007 C-USA Outdoor 4th, Javelin
2006 C-USA Outdoor 5th, Discus
2006 C-USA Outdoor 8th, Javelin
2006 C-USA Outdoor 9th, Shot Put
2006 C-USA Indoor 6th, Shot Put
2005 WAC Outdoor7th, Discus
Shot Put- 13.28m/43-7 (2006)
Discus- 45.95m/150-9 (2006)
Hammer Throw- 120-6 (2005)
Javelin- 147-0 (2005)
Outdoor: Placed fourth at the C-USA meet in the Javelin... Ulrika recorded the top Rice Owl distances in the shot put, the discus, and the javelin... Threw 12.96/42-6.25 in the shot put, 42.90/140-9 in the discus, and 44.58/0146-3 in the javelin. NCAA qualifier in the javelin and placed 19th at regionals.
Indoor: Threw a season indoor best of 12.84/42-1.5 in the shot put at Albuquerque in February.
Outdoor: Scored in two throwing events at C-USA meet, placing fifth in the discus and eighth in the javelin... Also took ninth in the shot put at the conference meet with a personal-best 13.28/43-7... Set discus PR of 45.95/150-9 at Mt. SAC April 13... Javelin best of 41.91/131-6 came at TSU Relays March 25.
Indoor: Placed sixth in the shot at the C-USA meet, recording a season-best 13.16/43-2.25.
Outdoor: WAC scorer for the Owls in first outdoor season to help team to runner-up finish... Placed seventh in discus at 145-9, 13th in shot put and ninth in javelin... Also competed in hammer throw.
Indoor: Top shot putter on team as freshman with 42-9.5 for ninth at WAC meet... Also had best mark of 39-0.5 in weight throw.
2004 graduate of Maize High School in Goddard, Kan... Four-year letterwinner for coach Jerry Hinson and the Eagles... Won the Kansas 6A state championship in the javelin, discus and shot put in both 2003 and 2004... Took gold in the javelin as a sophomore... Holds Kansas 6A record for the javelin... Won the javelin at the 2004 Kansas Relays... Also lettered in tennis, placing 10th in singles at the state championships as a senior... Kansas Honor Scholar... Participant in Girls State.
Personal - Full Name: Ulrika Anne Hinson. Born: Sept. 10, 1985, at Wichita, Kan. Parents: Jerry and Deborah Hinson, Goddard, Kan. (three brothers). Father competed in track and field for Emporia State in the 1970s.