Ross' Volleyball Bio
2013 Outdoor: Competed at four meets in the javelin ... Opened at the Don Kirby Tailwind Invitational, tossing the spear 142-5 (43.41m) for the victory ... Claimed 19th at the Beach Invitational with a mark of 128-2 (39.06m) ... Nabbed runner-up honors at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational with a toss of 140-8 (42.88m) ... Claimed sixth at the Mountain West Championships with a distance of 138-8 (42.28m).
2012 Outdoor: Did not compete
2011 Outdoor: Begun participating at the Steve Scott Invitational, picking up sixth place in the javelin with a toss of 119-3 (36.34m) ... Competed at her second and final meet, the MWC Championships, and posted a fifth-place finish in the javelin throw, reaching a mark of 137-10 (42.02m).
Was the 2009 Oregon state Javelin Champion ... holds high school records in Javelin and High Jump ... 2010 graduate of Lakeridge HS in Lake Oswego, Ore. ... Three Rivers League Player of the Year ... Team captain as a senior ... Two time First Team All-League player ... Recipient of multiple Athlete of the Week Honors by The Oswego Review ... Winner of Multnomah Athletic Club Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award as a sophomore ... Three-sport athlete - volleyball, basketball and track & field ... Played club Volleyball with the Athena Volleyball Club.
Daughter of Burl and Valarie Ross ... Has a sister, Katie, who played tennis at Southern Oregon and is now a coach/tennis pro in Redding, Calif. ... Plans to major in Art Studio ... Also plays volleyball at UNM for coach Jeff Nelson.
Javelin: 142-5 (43.41m)
TRACK & FIELD HONORS
Mountain West Scholar-Athlete, 2013
* indicates a performance that has been adjusted based on the NCAA altitude conversion protocol