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    Victoria Flowers
    Victoria Flowers
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Providence, R.I.

    High School:
    Classical High

    Event:
    Throws

    Birthdate:
    01/17/1990

    ELIGIBILITY (IN/OUT):
    SR/SR

    04/20/2013

    Huskies Win Five First Places at Princeton

    Women's track and field posts 17 top-five finishes at Larry Ellis Invite

    04/19/2013

    Flowers Sets School Record in Hammer

    Huskies complete day one of the Larry Ellis Invite

    04/17/2013

    Women's Track & Field Heads to Princeton Invite

    Huskies set for Saturday's Princeton Invite

    04/16/2013

    Flowers Earns Second Consecutive BIG EAST Weekly Honor

    Flowers tabbed BIG EAST Field Athlete of the Week

    04/13/2013

    Relay Teams Shine at Tennessee Sea Ray Relays

    UConn's 4x100 team finishes first in Tennessee

    04/22/2011

    UConn All-Region Invitational

    The Huskies hosted the UConn All-Region Invitational on the Storrs campus on Saturday, April 9

    Seven-Time All-American

    2012-13 Outdoor (Senior)

    • Earned two Second Team All-American nods at the NCAA Championships after finishing 16th in both the hammer (60.52m) and the shot put (15.98m).
    • Registered qualifying marks of 16.39m in the shot put and 59.09m in the hammer at the NCAA East Regionals.
    • Won two titles at the ECAC Championships where she recorded throws of 62.65m in the hammer and 16.59m in the shot put.
    • Captured two conference crowns at the BIG EAST Championships with tosses of 16.28m in the shot put and 64.04m in the hammer.

    2012-13 Indoor (Senior)

    • Took home tenth place at the NCAA Championships in Fayetteville, Arkansas in the weight throw with a measurement of 20.13m.
    • Posted first place finishes in the ECAC Championships in the shot put (15.29m), as well as the weight throw (19.82m).
    • Earned first place at the BIG EAST Championships in the weight throw with a toss of 21.34m... earned second place in the shot put with a distance of 16.22m.
    • Grabbed first in both the weight throw and shot put at the New England Championships with measurements of 21.19m and 15.90m, respectively.

    2011-12 Outdoor (Junior)

    • Earned her first outdoor All-America nod after placing 15th in the hammer at the NCAA Championships with a toss of 58.99 meters for a seat on the Second Team.
    • Posted a 2nd place finish in the hammer (60.91m) and finished 3rd in the shot put with a hurl of 15.69m at the ECAC Championships.
    • Grabbed two bronze medals at the BIG EAST Championships as she finished 3rd (16.18m) in the shot put and third in the hammer with a toss of 56.96m.

    2010-11 Indoor (Junior)

    • Took 4th in the weight throw at the NCAA Championships (22.24m) which is a new program record and earned her a First Team All-America.
    • ECAC Champion for Shot Put (15.94m) and Weight Throw (19.90m).
    • New England Champion for Shot Put (16.28m) which is a New England Championship record and Weight Throw (20.95m) which is also a New England Championship record.

    2009-10 Outdoor (Sophomore)

    • Placed 4th at the ECAC Championships in the shot put (14.49m) and 3rd in the hammer (56.19m).
    • Placed sixth at the BIG EAST Championships with a season-best in the shot put (15.13m)... Placed fifth in the hammer throw at the BIG EAST Championships (53.42m).

    2009-10 Indoor (Sophomore)

    • Finished 2nd at the NCAA Championships and set a new UConn record in the weight throw (21.44m).
    • Placed 3rd in the weight throw (19.84m) and 8th (14.54) in the shot put at the BIG EAST Championships.
    • Placed 1st in the weight throw (18.63m) and 3rd in the shot put (14.69m) at the New England Championships.

    2008-09 Outdoor (Freshman)

    • Took second place in the hammer at the ECAC Championship (59.37m).

    2008-09 Indoor (Freshman)

    • Was the only freshman that competed at the NCAA Championship and took seventh place.
    • Came in second place at the BIG EAST Championship (20.28m).
    • Broke the UConn weight throw record and the New England record with a 20.74 meter (68'0.50") throw at the New England Championship.

    High School: Attended Classical High School... National record holder for high school indoor weight throw at 62-02.00... has a mark of 179-10.00 in the hammer, for fourth in the nation... holds the Rhode Island State record in the shot put at 46-03.75... holds three National Titles in the weight throw... a six-time All-American in the shot put, weight throw and hammer... 10 All-State honors... a two-time URI Rhody Classic Female Field Performer MVP... three-time State Meet MVP... holds personal records of 62-02.00 in the weight throw, 179-10.00 in the hammer, 130-11.00 in the discus and 46-03.00 in the shot put... National Society of High School Scholars member for three years... Academic All-State selection.

    Personal: Victoria Idaline Flowers...born Jan. 17, 1990... a human development and family studies major.

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