Sharrisa Thayer
            event: throws
            height: 5-7
            year: sophomore
            hometown: Waldport, Ore.
            last school: Waldport HS
FRESHMAN - (2009):
  • Did not compete indoor
  • Began BYU outdoor career at the Baldy Castillo Classic, competing in the shot put (12.83m) and discus (34.64)
  • Competed at the Mark Faldmo Invitational, taking second place in the shot put (13.55m) and sixteenth in the discus (33.51m)
  • Placed first with a season-best shot put throw at the Robison Invitational (14.23m)
  • Finished the season at the MWC Outdoor Championships by placing ninth in the shot put (13.62m)
BEFORE BYU:
  • Prepped at Waldport High School
  • Four year MVP for the track team
  • Earned the coaches award as a sophomore
  • Region Champion in the shot put as a sophomore, junior and senior
  • Four year 4x100-meter Region Champion
  • Also took first at the Regional Championships in the discus and 100-meter as a senior
  • Was the Oregon State Champion in the shot put as a senior
  • Earned runner up in the discus event at the State Championships as a senior
  • Was a varsity athlete on both the basketball and volleyball teams
  • Member and president of the National Honor Society
PERSONAL:
  • Born in Bend, Ore.
  • Parents are Mawa and Nicolas Villarreal
  • Enjoys water sports, the beach, volleyball and basketball
  • Majoring in nursing
PERSONAL BESTS:
  • Shot Put: 14.23m
  • Discus: 34.64m
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