Jo Young
Jo Young

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
London, Ohio

High School:
London

Position:
Throws

Birthdate:
09/22/1983


Has been top thrower for last three years... will be best shot putter... looks to qualify for NCAA... could improve both shot put records.

2003: Set new indoor shot put record, bettering her season best throw by 14" with a toss of 44' 9 1/2"... also set new outdoor record of 46' 1 1/4" at the Florida Relays, finishing fifth... posted NCAA regional qualifying mark of 45' 1 1/4" at the Conference USA meet, finishing third... recorded two individual victories in shot put and one in hammer... placed fourth in the conference meet in the hammer throw with a toss of 161' 5"... also contributed in discus, placing 18th at the All-Ohio meet (124' 3").

Personal: Born Sept. 22, 1983... daughter of Joseph and Drema Young... majoring in health science.