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Jillian Anwah
Position: Throws
Year: Senior
Hometown: Centreville, Va.
High School: Westfield
Experience: 3 Letters

2007 OUTDOOR TRACK - Placed fourth in the discus at the Duke Asics Invitational with an ECAC and NCAA regional qualifying mark of 157-8... finished fifth at the ACC Championships with a throw of 156-0... had a fourth-place finish at the Maryland Invitational with a mark of 145-8... placed 13th in the hammer at the Duke Asics Invitational with a season-best mark of 154-11... finished 12th at the ACC Championships in the event with a throw of 153-9.

2007 INDOOR TRACK - Had the Terps' top seven marks in the shot put, including an ECAC qualifying mark of 49-8.50 at the Virginia Tech Invitational, where she placed fifth... finished sixth in the event at the ACC Championships, posting a mark of 47-9.25... had a mark of 47-8.50 at the New Balance Collegiate to place ninth... posted an ECAC qualifying mark of 59-11.75 in the 20-pound weight throw at the Thomson Invitational, where she placed first... finished fourth at the Virginia Tech Invitational in the weight throw, posting a mark of 59-9... had a sixth-place finish at the ACC Championships in the weight throw with a mark of 58-4.75.

2006 OUTDOOR TRACK - Had the Terps' top marks in the discus and hammer... qualified for the ECAC Championships in the discus, hammer and shot put... placed first in the discus at the Patriot Open with her season-best mark of 150-7... placed 14th at the ECAC Championships with a throw of 136-1... in the hammer, her season-best throw of 163-3 placed her fifth at the Duke Inviational... also placed seventh at the Onesty/Abramson Invitational with a mark of 153-4... placed ninth in the shot put at the ECAC Championships with a mark of 46-6... posted a mark of 45-11.25 at the Patriot Open, which placed her second.

2006 INDOOR TRACK - Had the team's top times in the shot put and the 20-pound weight throw... season-best mark of 47-11.25 in the shot put came at the ECAC Championships where she placed fifth... placed eighth at the ACC Championships with a mark of 46-8.25... posted a mark of 59-6.25 in the 20-punds weight throw, which was good for a fourth place finish at the ACC Championships... placed first at the Maryland Invitational and the Liberty Invitational with a marks of 58-5.75 and 57-11.25 respectively.

2005 OUTDOOR TRACK - Competed in the shot put, discus and hammer... season-best finish in the shot put of 46-2 made her the top finisher at the Patriot Open and qualified her for the ECAC Championships... had a 43-4.50 shot put at the ECAC Championships, placing 13th... finished 19th at the ACC Championships in the shot put with a throw of 41-2.5... season-best discus throw of 117-02 at the Navy Invitational where she finished fifth... placed 22nd at the ACC Championships with a throw of 111-9... finished first in the hammer at the Navy Invitational at 151-0... hammer mark of 139-6 at the ACC Championships and finished 17th.

2005 INDOOR TRACK - Posted a season-high in the shot put at the Penn State National Open with 41-1.75, placing 15th... top shot put finish of the season at the Delaware Invitational where she was third at 39-7.75... took 18th place at the ACC Championships with a shot put of 37-02.25... also competed in the 20-pound weight throw... set a season high 51-11.75 at the ACC Championships and finished 13th.

BEFORE MARYLAND - District champion (indoor and outdoor) and all-region choice in the shot put and discus in 2003 and 2004... All-State in the shot put... National qualifier and team captain in 2003... won the coaches' Bulldog Award in 2002, 2003 and 2004... Best of the Best weightlifting award winner in 2002.

PERSONAL - Daughter of Christopher and Sabrina Anwah... has three sisters: Racquel, Marlys and Ophelia... uncle, Joseph Anwah, was a four-year letterwinner in track at VMI... a Cum Laude graduate and member of Business Honor Society and Architecture and Engineering Club... lists Marion Jones as her favorite athlete.


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