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  Krystal Robinson
Krystal Robinson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Corpus Christi

High School:
Mary Carroll HS

Height:
5-11

Event:
throws

Experience:
3L


05/03/2013

Robinson Breaks School Record In Hammer At Sam Houston

Robinson Wins Two Events At Sam Houston

2005 NCAA All-America (Discus throw)
2004 NCAA Regional qualifier (Discus throw)
2005 WAC Champion (Discus throw)

Robinson in Major Meets:
2005 WAC 1st-Discus throw
2005 NCAA Region 2nd-Discus throw
2005 NCAA National 4th-Discus throw
2005 WAC 8th-Hammer throw
2005 WAC Indoor 8th-Weight throw
2004 WAC 2nd-Discus throw
2003 WAC 2nd-Discus throw

Personal Bests:
179-2 (2005) Discus throw
42-8 (2005) Shot put
160-1 (2005) Hammer throw

JUNIOR (2004-05)
Outdoor: Established herself as one of top female collegiate discus throwers in U.S. with win at WAC meet (179-2 for personal best), runner-up spot at NCAA regional (178-0) and fourth place at NCAA national (176-11)... She was the only Rice scorer at the national meet... Her WAC win followed two straight runner-up finishes in DT at the league meet... Also threw 42-8 in shot at Stephen F. Austin State and 160-1 in the hammer throw at WAC... Also at WAC meet placed eighth in HT and 11th in SP... Her other discus performances included fourth at Texas Relays (171-6), runner-up at LSU (175-4) and fifth at Drake Relays (174-11).
Indoor: Placed eighth in WAC meet in weight throw at 51-7.25 to help Owls to runner-up finish in team points... Top marks for season also included 39-5 in shot put at Hilton Memorial at Houston.

SOPHOMORE (2003-04)
Outdoor: Placed second in the discus at WAC championships to help Rice to the team title... Had a career-best throw of 163-11 to win the Bayou Classic and qualify for the NCAA Midwest Region meet... Also finished seventh at the Bayou Classic in the hammer with a throw of 135-9... Had a career-best shot put heave of 37-10 at Sam Houston State.
Indoor: At the WAC championships, reached 37-5.75 in the shot put... Recorded best weight throw mark of 44-9.75 at the RunSport meet.

FRESHMAN (2002-03)
Outdoor: Helped the Owls to the WAC title with a silver medal in the discus... Threw 155-6 in El Paso to qualify for the NCAA regional meet... Finished in the top-20 at NCAA regional meet... Also competed in the shot put and hammer throw... Best shot put mark was 35-1.75 at the Houston Invitational... Top hammer throw mark was 96-10 at the WAC championships.
Indoor: Competed in the shot put and weight throw... Best shot put mark was 32-7.75 at the Houston Invitational... Also threw a season-high 34-5.75 in the weight throw at Houston.

PREP/PERSONAL
2002 graduate of Mary Carroll High School in Corpus Christi... Four-year starter and letterwinner for coach John Woodard and the Tigers... Had top discus throw in the region... Owns the third-best discus throw in Texas Class 5A girls, according to Texas Track and Field News... Competed at the 2002 USA junior national meet in the discus.
Personal - Full Name: Krystal Monique Robinson... Born: Feb. 18, 1984, at Houston. Parents: Raymond and Tammy Robinson, Corpus Christi (one brother and two sisters)... Rice Major: kinesiology... College: Baker.

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