Women's track and field posts 17 top-five finishes at Larry Ellis Invite
Huskies complete day one of the Larry Ellis Invite
Huskies set for Saturday's Princeton Invite
Flowers tabbed BIG EAST Field Athlete of the Week
UConn's 4x100 team finishes first in Tennessee
The Huskies hosted the UConn All-Region Invitational on the Storrs campus on Saturday, April 9
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.