Monica Phillips
Monica  Phillips

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Marietta, Ga.

High School:
Pope

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
02/10/1994


05/12/2016

T&F: Echikunwoke Captures Conference Gold in Hammer Throw

Sophomore won with a huge PR to lead the first day of action for the Bearcats

05/07/2016

T&F: Robinson’s Rookie Record Leads UC in Kentucky

Freshman record obliterated by Robinson as she lowers record by nearly 14 seconds

05/29/2015

Valles, Woodall Punch Tickets to NCAA Championships

Valles, Woodall Punch Tickets to NCAA Championships

05/27/2015

Fifteen Bearcats to Compete for NCAA Championship Bids

Fifteen Bearcats to Compete for NCAA Championship Bids

05/26/2015

Bearcats Handout 20 Team Awards at Banquet

Bearcats Handout 20 Team Awards at Banquet

02/15/2013

Rod McCravy Indoor Invitational

Action Photos

15 Bearcats Strong
TFRRS Results Page: Phillips


2014-15 SEASON
2015 OUT (JR): Threw the hammer 56.86m (186-06) at the American Outdoor Championships to finish as the conference runner-up and jump to the top of UC’s all-time Top 10… prior to her school-record mark, she improved on her previous PR twice, including 52.30m (171-07) at the Kentucky Relays and 54.42m (178-06) at the Louisville Twilight… is the first UC woman to surpass the 56-meter barrier and just the second with a mark of 55m or more… qualified and competed in the NCAA East Preliminary Round in the hammer to cap the season.
2015 IN (JR): Broke into the team scoring at the American Indoor Championships with a fourth-place finish in the weight throw… posted a best of 18.20m (59-08.50) at the conference meet to move up to fourth on the program’s all-time Top 10… improved on her previous PR at the Gladstein Invitational, finishing second with a mark of 18.19m (59-08.25), the fourth-best mark all-time.

2013-14 SEASON
2014 OUT (SO): Placed ninth for the third-consecutive conference meet, this time placing ninth in the hammer at the American Outdoor Championships… her mark of 50.77m (166-07) also was her best of the year… posted Top 5 finishes in the hammer at the Oliver Nikoloff Invitational (third) and the USF Collegiate (fifth).
2014 IN (SO): Finished just outside the Top 8 at the American Indoor Championships with a ninth-place mark of 17.07m (56-00.00)… placed a season-best seventh at the Ohio State Tune-up.

2012-13 SEASON
2013 OUT (FR): Missed scoring at the BIG EAST Championships by one place, taking ninth in the hammer at 51.47m (168-10)… that toss capped a four-meet stretch she threw 51.47 or better, including her collegiate personal-best toss of 52.29m (171-07) at the All-Ohio Championships… her 52.29m toss ranked as the sixth-best in team history… won the UC Early Birds hammer throw and the USF Collegiate.
2013 IN (FR): Won the weight throw in her first collegiate meet, the SPIRE Invitational, hitting a mark of 17.71m (58-01.25)… that toss ranked as the sixth-best all-time at UC… improved that mark twice more on the year to climb to fifth… threw 17.76m (58-03.25) at the Gladstein Invitational to finish sixth in the meet… scored team points at the BIG EAST Championships, finishing sixth with a toss of 18.04m (59-02.25)… that moved her to fifth on the all-time list and made her one of five UC women to surpass the 18-meter barrier.


High School: Had a personal-best mark of 57' 11" in the indoor 20-pound weight throw and 169' outdoors in the hammer throw... 2011 USATF National Junior Olympic Championship runner-up in the hammer throw.


Personal Bests – Indoor:
Weight Throw – 18.20m/59-08.50 (American Indoor Championships – 2/27/15) – UC #4

Personal Bests – Outdoor:
Hammer – 56.86m/186-06 (American Outdoor Championships – 5/17/15) - UC Record