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Megan SaxvanderWeyden
 

Megan  SaxvanderWeyden

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Pennsville, N.J.

High School:
Pennsville Memorial HS

Height:
5-8

Event:
Javelin

Experience:
2L

05/25/2017

Rhodes Punches Ticket To NCAA Outdoor Championships

Bears also have seven entries advance to quarterfinal action on the track.

05/18/2017

Track & Field Earns 34 Entries To NCAA West Preliminary Rounds

Women's team ties school record with 21 entries to regional meet in Austin, Texas.

05/15/2017

Track & Field Closes Big 12 Championship With Four More Titles

Freshman Maxwell Willis earns meet's high point scorer honor.

05/12/2017

Track & Field Begins Big 12 Outdoor Championship Run

Bears rack up four All-Big 12 performances on first day of conference meet in Lawrence.

04/23/2017

T&F Showcases Depth At Michael Johnson Invitational

Bears capture 10 event titles Saturday in final home meet of 2017 season.

04/23/2016

Michael Johnson Invitational - 04/23/2016

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• 2017 All-Big 12 Outdoors (javelin)
• Four-time Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll selection

2017:
Earned first career All-Big 12 honor after placing seventh in javelin at the Big 12 Outdoor Championship with a throw of 147-0 (44.82m)…Holds second-best javelin throw in program history at 152-3 (46.40m) after finishing second at the Michael Johnson Invitational…Competed in six other meets during outdoor season…Had four top-five finishes in javelin, taking runner-up at the TCU Invitational and third at the Roadrunner Invitational and Baylor Invitational with throws of 149-1 (45.44m) and 146-11 (44.78m), respectively…Finished 20th at the NCAA West Preliminary Rounds with a throw of 150-10 (45.99m)…Earned spot on Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll and Baylor Dean’s List during fall and spring semesters.

2016:
Competed in seven outdoor meets in javelin during freshman season…Had season-best throw of 144-8 (44.09m) at the Big 12 Outdoor Championship to finish 10th…Recorded five other top-10 finishes in javelin…Finished third at the Baylor Invitational with a throw of 142-5 (43.41m)…Finished fifth at the Ricardo Romo Invitational with a throw of 142-1 (43.31m)…Named to Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll and Baylor Dean’s List during both semesters.

High School:
Competed on track and field and tennis teams at Pennsville Memorial High School in Pennsville, N.J....Produced state title in javelin in senior campaign and tallied runner-up finish in junior year...Placed 10th at 2015 Penn Relays in 2015 and was 12th at 2014 New Balance Outdoor Nationals...Was three-year varsity letterwinner for tennis, two-year letterwinner for indoor track and four-year letterwinner for spring track and field...Was 2014 and 2015 Salem Country Champion in javelin...Named track and field team MVP in 2014 and 2015...Was first team all-state...Member of National Honor Society...Had personal-best mark of 138-4 [42.16m] in javelin.

Personal: Parents are Daniel and Donna SaxvanderWeyden...Has one sister, Danielle...Major is exercise physiology.

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