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Player Bio: Sammy Jo Missel :: Track  

  Sammy Jo Missel
Sammy Jo Missel

Player Profile
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Mead, Wash.

High School:
Mt. Spokane

Height:
5-3

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
07/15/1983

WSU CAREER. SOPHOMORE (2002-03). Indoor - PR weight throw of 50.98m/167-3 at the Cougar Indoor (1/31/03, Pullman) is sixth-best mark in school history...Outdoor - Tossed hammer lifetime-best 52.79m/173-2 at UW dual meet (5/3/03, Seattle)...finished 12th at Pac-10 Championships with throw of 52.30m/171-7...qualified for NCAA West Regional but chose not to compete.

FRESHMAN (2001-02). Indoor - Top weight throw of 13.89m/45-7 was at the McDonald's I Open (2/1/02, Moscow)...Outdoor - Threw hammer 50.98m/167-3 at Stanford Invite (3/30/02).

HIGH SCHOOL CAREER. Earned four letters in track and field at Mt. Spokane High...as a senior, ranked second in state for weight with throw with 42-5 distance...won Bremerton Relays with hammer throw of 154-5...ranked eighth in nation and third in state for hammer with 156-7 mark...placed fourth in Pasco Invite in hammer...ranked second in league and top ten in state in shot put with 38-2 1/2...placed seventh in weight at Simplot junior year...ranked in top ten in nation for hammer throw of 142-11...won USAT&F Junior Olympic Regionals title with toss of 132-2...sophomore year ranked second in league in shot put with throw of 37-2...placed fifth at districts in shot put...placed eight at districts in 100m...ranked eight in league in shot put freshman year...placed ninth at Districts in shot put

PERSONAL. Samantha Jo Missel was born 7/15/83 at Spokane, Wash....participated in Performance Athletics for Arnie Tyler Jr. from 1993-2000...father Jim is high school assistant principal who was varsity football and track athlete at Montana State...mother Kathy is middle school secretary...brother James (12/15/79)...earned a 3.59 GPA...was Senior Class Council member, ASB officer, FCCLA Parliamentarian, Special Friends Club member, High Five Club member, Leadership Camp Junior Counselor, Avista Student of the Month...involved with multiple activities with Washington State and Greenbluff Grange...student interpreter for hearing impaired children with Panda Kids...enjoys quilting, socializing, listening to music, and exercising...majoring in education.

MISSEL'S WSU BESTS
Weight Throw - 15.20m / 49-10 1/2 (2003)
Hammer - 52.79m / 173-2 (2003)

PAC-10 CHAMPIONSHIPS PERFORMANCES 2003 Hammer 12th 52.30m / 171-7

Washington State Cougars Track & Field