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    Amanda Martin
    Amanda Martin
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Rowley, Mass.

    Event:
    Throws

    BIG EAST Champion (javelin)
    ECAC Champion (javelin)
    NCAA Regional Qualifier (javelin)
    BIG EAST Qualifier (shot put) - Indoor Track
    New England Qualifier (shot put) - Indoor Track
    ECAC Qualifier (shot put) - Indoor Track

    2007-08
    Indoor
    New England and ECAC Qualifier in the shut put... picked up three second place finishes in the shot put at the Crowell, Alden and Sorlein Invitationals... her best mark of 13.95 (45-09.25) came at the Sorlein Invite...

    Outdoor
    ECAC Champion...BIG EAST Qualifier... Won the ECAC Championship in the javelin with a throw of 48.85m to record a new UConn record... took second at the BIG EAST Championship... won the UConn Invitational and took second at the Hurricane Invitational to begin the outdoor season... also competed in the shut at both meets for the Huskies.

    2006-07
    Indoor
    BIG EAST Qualifier in the shot put ... finished third in the shot put at Brown ... took second in the shot put at Yale.

    Outdoor
    BIG EAST Champion in the javelin with a distance of 48.01m ... third in the javelin at the ECAC Championships ... won the javelin with a throw of 46.18m at Brown ... broke a five-year old school record in the javelin at the UConn Select Invitational with a distance of 47.14m for first place and was the runner-up in the shot put ... won the javelin and Regionally Qualified for the NCAA's in the first outdoor meet of the season at Miami.

    2005-06
    Indoor
    Finished second in the shot put with a throw of 13.81m at the New England Championships ... placed sixth in the shot put with a throw of 14.06 at the BIG EAST Championships ... won the shot put her first time competing in that event with a 13.60m throw at the Brown Invitational.

    Outdoor
    NCAA Regional Qualifier in the javelin ... Runner-up in the javelin at the New England Championships and also placed fourth in the shot put ... finished fifth in the shot put and javelin at the BIG EAST Championships ... won the shot put with a distance of 13.53m and took second in the javelin at the UConn Select Invitational ... placed second in the javelin and third in the shot put at the Brown Invitational ... finished second in both the javelin and shot put at the UConn Invite ... won the javelin with a throw of 43.14 and took fourth place in the shot put at the South Florida Invitational.

    High School
    Earned one varsity letter in track, three in basketball, two in soccer and two in softball at Triton Regional High School ... came in first place in the javelin at the State Coaches Meet ... earned All-League honors in the shot put and javelin ... Division III North State Champion in the javelin ... was undefeated in the league in the javelin ... softball team was Division II North State Champion and Cape Ann League Champion ... was All-League as a senior in soccer ... basketball MVP as a junior.

    Personal
    Amanda Jean Martin ... a nutrition major ... born Aug. 1, 1987.

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