Player Bio: Aranda Brown :: Women's Outdoor Track  

  Aranda Brown
Aranda Brown
Player Profile

Schenectady, N.Y.

High School:




As a Junior: Indoor Season -- ECAC Qualifier in the weight throw ... established a new career high throw of 56-6 at the Blue Heaven Rumble ... posted the team's second highest throw behind senior Ruth Kura ... finished the season ranking sixth in the conference in the weight throw ... finished in second place in the weight throw at the Delaware Invitational ... finished seventh at the ACC Championships ... Outdoor Season -- Qualified for the ECAC Championships in the hammer ... won the hammer at the Mason Invitational with a career-best toss of 157-11.50 ... finished ninth in the hammer at the ACC Championships and also competed in the discus event ... placed third in the hammer at the Maryland Invitational ...

As a Sophomore: threw a season best in the weight throw of 50-3 1/2 at the Maryland Invitational …finished second in the weight throw at the George Mason Invitational with a throw of 47-6 … finished third at the Bucknell Invitation in the weight throw … threw the hammer during the outdoor season and had a career best throw at the ACC Championships with a throw 146-9 … finished second at the Terrapin Invitational and fourth at the Maryland Invitational in the hammer

As a Freshman: Earned her first career varsity letter as a member of the outdoor track team … top hammer throw of 133-2 came at the ACC championships and was good for a 15th place finish … placed fifth at the Terrapin Invitational with a hammer throw of 126-3 … finished ninth in the discus throw at the Terrapin Invitational with a throw of 106-11 … also participated as a member of the indoor track team in the 20-pound weight throw event …

Before Maryland: Graduated from Schenectady High School in 1999 … a three-year letter winner in track and field and two letters in basketball … All-Big 10 first-team in the discus as a senior and all-conference second-team in the discus as a junior … school record-holder in the discus (113-4) …

Personal: Born Nov. 7, 1981 … Aranda is the daughter of Arlene and David Brown …

Career Bests
Hammer 157-11.50 Mason Invitational, 2002
20-Pound Weight 56-6 Blue Heaven Rumble, 2002