Cassandra Woodall Athlete Profile

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Cassandra Woodall

Position: Throws Height: 5-11 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2009-2011 | 2014 Hometown: Manteca, CA Last School: East Union High School

Personal

  • Born in Stockton, California
  • Parents are Pamela and Lawrence Woodall
  • Enjoys knitting and taking care of her box turtle Squirt
  • Majoring in biochemistry

Before BYU

  • Prepped at East Union High School
  • Selected as the teams MVP for track and field as a senior
  • Took first in the shot put at both the Valley Oak League Championships and Sectional Championships
  • Placed second in shot put at the Masters Meet and fifteenth at the State Championships
  • Earned varsity letters in track and field, basketball, football, softball and volleyball
  • Member of the schools choir, CSF club, French club and the Black Student Union

Stats

PERSONAL BESTS: Shot Put- 14.99m; Hammer Throw- 56.15m; Weight Throw- 16.86m; Discus- 34.57m


2009 | Freshman Year

Indoor: Began BYU career taking third in the shot put at the BYU Indoor Meet (13.23m)...placed fourth in the shot put (12.57m) at the Bengal Shootout...placed third in the shot put (12.50m) and ninth in the weight throw (15.00m) at the UNM Cherry and Silver Invitational.

Outdoor: Started outdoor season at the Stanford Invitational, competing in the shot put (13.61m) and hammer throw (37.37m)...placed third in the shot put (13.88m) and fifth in the hammer throw (51.22m) at the Robison Invitational...competed in the BYU Tri-Meet Invitational, placing second in the shot put (13.84m) and third in the hammer throw (46.91m).

2010 | Sophomore Year

Indoor: Began season with a second place shot put finish (13.50m) and fourth place weight throw finish (15.31m) at the BYU Indoor Meet...finished fifth in the shot put (13.21m) and ninth in the weight throw (14.84m) at the Bengal Shootout...grabbed fifth in the weight throw (16.40m) and eighth in the shot put (13.02m) at the Bronco Invitational...finished second in the shot put (13.90m) and sixth in the weight throw (16.11m) at Weber State...competed at the MWC Indoor Championships, finishing seventh in the weight throw (16.86m) and 12th in the shot put (12.33m).

Outdoor: Started outdoor at the Spring Break Classic, placing third in the shot put (13.32m), fifth in the hammer throw (45.51m) and 16th in the discus (34.57m)...won the shot put at the Stanford Invitational (13.71m)...placed fourth in the shot put (13.67m) and tenth in the hammer throw (47.56m) at the BYU Cougar Invitational...took third in the shot put at the Robison Invitational (13.67m).

2011 | Junior Year

Indoor: Placed sixth in the shot put (12.95m) and seventh in the weight throw (15.21m) at the Jackson's Invitational ... won the shot put (14.48m) and placed third in the weight throw (16.65m) at the Wildcat Indoor Open ... finished 10th in the shot put (13.66m) and weight throw (16.70m) at the MWC Indoor Championships.

Outdoor: Opened season with a second place finish in the weight throw at the Aztec Invitational (51.69m) ... placed fifth in the hammer throw (51.71m) and shot put (13.33m) at the UVU Invitational ... took third in the hammer throw at the Sun Angel Classic with a personal best throw of 56.15m ... took second in the hammer throw at the Mesa Classic with a toss of 54.66m ... finished fourth in the shot put at the MWC Outdoor Championships with a throw of 14.99m ... ended season competing in the shot put and hammer throw at the NCAA West Preliminary.