2011 OUTDOOR TRACK - Had Terps' second-best mark of the season in the hammer with 182-11 to place 7th at the ECAC Outdoor... Competed at NCAA East Prelims in the hammer, finishign 37th with 171-10... Placed 2nd at the Kehoe Twilight meet at 180-0... 10th in the College Section of the Penn Relays with throw of 164-1... Season-best of 121-0 in the discus was at the ACC Outdoor, where she finished 11th... Placed 6th at Maryland Invitational in discus at 117-3.

2011 INDOOR TRACK - Had season-best in the 20-pound weight throw of 54-10.25 at the ACC Indoor Championships... Mark was a qualifier for the ECAC Indoor... Had 4th-place finish at the Terrapin Invitational (51-3.75)... Also a 52-11 to finish 7th at the season-opening Nittany Lion Challenge.

2010 OUTDOOR TRACK - Season-best of 126-8 in the discus came with an 11th-place finish at the ACC Outdoor... Placed 8th at the Tribe Invitational at 120-0... Finished as No.2 performer on the team in the hammer with 5th-place finish at the ACC Outdoor in a season-best 165-8... Also 3rd at the Colonial Relays (164-2) and 2nd at the Kehoe Twilight (162-4)... Placed 14th at the Penn Relays in 159-3... Tribe Invitational hammer champion at 158-5.

2010 INDOOR TRACK - Season-best of 49-10.50 in the 20-pound weight throw came with 3rd-place finish at the Terrapin Indoor Invitational... Went 46-11 to place 14th at the ACC Indoor.

2009 OUTDOOR TRACK - Had season-best throw of 115-9 in the discus at the Bison Outdoor Classic, placed 23rd... placed second in the Maryland Twilight in the hammer at 160-2, Maryland's ninth-best ever... finished 12th at the ACC Championships in the hammer at 152-9.

2009 INDOOR TRACK - Season-best shot put came at the Virginia Tech Invitational, placing eighth at 35-3.25... had season-best mark in 20-pound weight throw with 51-0.75 at the Virginia Tech Invitational, placing third... Mark ranked 13th during indoor season in the ACC.

BEFORE MARYLAND- Placed 9th in Indoor Hammer at 2008 Nationals... All State Hammer 134' in 2008... 2008 All State, Region, and District discus 117'3"... Shot Put 37'7" All Region in 2007 and 2008 and District Champion in 2007 and 2008

PERSONAL- Daughter of Jo and Rich Echard... Twin sister, Asia, is on crew team at University of Virginia... Scholar Athlete Award recipient all four years of High School career...Played defensive tackle on High School boy's junior varsity football team... Interested in business

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