Tiana Ili Athlete Profile

Tiana Ili

Tiana Ili
Position: Throws Height: 5-8 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2009-2011 Hometown: St. Anthony, ID Last School: South Fremont High School

Personal

  • Born in Ukiah, California 
  • Parents are Cook and Karen Ili
  • Favorite foods are chicken teriyaki and fried rice
  • Enjoys volleyball and singing

Before BYU

  • Prepped at South Fremont High School
  • Lettered four years in track and field, was also a four year letter winner in soccer and a three year letter winner in volleyball and basketball
  • 2003 Idaho state champion in shot put

Stats

PERSONAL BESTS: Shot Put- 14.25m; Discus- 45.53m; Weight Throw- 15.31m; 
Hammer Throw- 44.62m


2009 | Freshman Year

Indoor:

  • Started season with a third place finish in the shot put at the Bengal Shootout (13.01m)
  • Posted an indoor season-best 13.04m shot put throw at the Air Force Invitational, finishing tenth
  • Placed sixth at the UNM Cherry and Silver Invitational with a weight throw of 15.31m, a season-best mark
  • Placed twelfth in the shot put at the MWC Indoor Championships (12.84m)

Outdoor:

  • Started outdoor placing third in both the shot put (13.27m) and discus (44.97m) at the Mark Faldmo Invitational
  • Placed fourth at the BYU Invitational Tri-Meet in both the Shot Put (13.66m) and discus (44.80m)
  • Placed first in the shot put at the Utah Twilight
  • Posted a shot put throw of 13.88m to take eighth place at the MWC Outdoor Championships

2010 | Sophomore Year

Indoor:

  • Opened the season with a first place finish in the shot put at the BYU Indoor Invitational (13.60m)
  • Competed at the Bengal Shootout, finishing third in the shot put (13.65m) and 13th in the weight throw (14.21m)
  • Placed fifth in the shot put (14.23m) and tenth in the weight throw (14.63m) at the Cherry and Silver Invitational
  • Competed in the shout put (12.88m) and weight throw (13.95m) at the New Balance Invitational
  • Finished first with a personal best 14.25m shot put at Weber State
  • Finished sixth in the shot put (13.52m) at the MWC Indoor Championships

Outdoor:

  • Finished second in the discus (44.90m), eighth in the shot put (13.03m) and 14th in the hammer throw (42.14m) at the BYU Cougar Invitational
  • Won the shot put at the Mesa Classic (13.88m)
  • Placed third in the shot put (13.96m) and discus (45.53m) at the Mark Faldmo Invitational
  • Competed at the MWC Outdoor Championships, placing ninth in the shot put (13.70m) and 12th in the discus (42.30m)

2011 | Redshirt Year

  • Redshirted the 2011 indoor/outdoor season.