- Kaitlin Davis
- Niceville, Fla.
2013: Advanced to the NCAA East Preliminary Round for the third time in her career … Turned in a personal best in the women’s discus, tossing a mark of 50.12m/175-3 to finishing as the runner-up at the Tom Jones Memorial Classic … SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2012: Competed in seven meets as a junior…Won second place in women’s discus with a season-best mark of 49.26m/161-7 at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays…Advanced to the NCAA East Preliminary Round for the second straight season…Named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
2011: Participated in eight meets outdoors as a sophomore, specializing in discus … Recorded a personal-best discus throw of 49.70m/163-1 at the Tom Jones Memorial Classic … Placed fifth at the 2011 SEC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 49.57m/162-7 in the discus … Participated in her first NCAA Preliminary Round, turning in a throw of 42.09m/138-1 … Had two podium finishes in 2011, finishing third at the FSU Twilight Invitational with a toss of 47.31m/155-2 and third at the Pepsi Florida Relays with a toss of 46.74m/153-4…Named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team.
2010: Participated in five meets outdoors as a freshman … Recorded a personal-best throw of 46.64m/153-0 in the discus to place ninth at the 2010 SEC Outdoor Championships (5/15) … Fourth in the discus at the Seminole Twilight Invitational (5/7) with a toss of 40.92m/134-3 … Was seventh in the discus at the Tom Jones Memorial Classic (4/17) with a mark of 43.26m/141-11 … Competed in the discus at the Pepsi Florida Relays (4/2) … Fifth in the discus at the UCF Invitational (3/27) with a throw of 44.36m/145-6 … Also had a personal-best toss of 29.22m/95-10 in the hammer throw at the UCF Invitational (3/26) … Did not participate indoors for the Gators in 2010.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Coached by Sherman Eller and Jim Brown (throws coach) at Niceville High School … A discus thrower with a personal-best mark of 127-1.50, achieved last season at the Ram Relays … Also has competed in the shot put … Placed eighth at the 2009 FHSAA state championships, earning all-state honors in the discus … Captured her county meet in both 2008 and 2009 and placed second in the district each of those years … Notched a third-place finish at the regional championships her senior campaign … Also earned three varsity basketball letters and one varsity volleyball letter during her prep career … A member of the National Honor Society and the National Society of High School Scholars … A three-time recipient of the Anne T. Mitchell Award for Academic Excellence (2007, 2008, 2009) … Graduated summa cum laude with a 3.98 grade-point average.