Senior Accounts for Eight Points in Three Events Saturday
Mitchell, Burr Advance to Finals
NIU takes nine event titles at home meet
NIU takes fifth in 4x100 relay
Megan Gregory moves into top five on MAC leaderboard in 100 hurdles
2011-12: Indoor- Placed eighth in the shot put at the MAC Championships, tossing a 44-05.25 (13.54m) PR mark to score one point for the Huskies... Earned six top five finishes in the season, including a season best third place showing in the shot put at the Illini Open (1/14)... Competed in the shot put at every meet during the season. Outdoor- Threw the discus and shot put at six meets during the outdoor season... Posted eight top five finishes and 10 top 10 showings on the year... Tossed a 45-04.50 mark in the shot put at the MAC Championships (5/11) to take ninth place... Reached 150-00 in the discus at the Kansas Relays (4/21) for a ninth place finish... Won the shot put at the Chicagoland Championships (4/6) with a 44-09.00 mark... Finished in second place in the discus at the UCF Black & Gold Challenge (3/17) with a distance of 142-04... Also took second place in the discus at the Chicagoland Championships (4/6), Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational (4/14) and UW-Whitewater Alternative Meet (4/28)... Also earned top five finishes in the shot put at UW-Whitewater, UCF and Western Illinois... Placed 12th in the shot put at the prestigious Kansas Relays (4/20) with a heave of 45-03.50.
High School: Was a four-time conference and regional champion at Northrop High School... Finished first in the shot put and second in the discus at the Indiana state track meet her senior season... Named first-team all-conference and all-state as a senior... Won the team's most improved athlete award as a freshman and junior... Lettered four years in basketball and three in volleyball with the Bruins... High honors student all four years of high school... Competed with the Fort Wayne Express Track Club.
Personal: Full name is Sidra Destiny Sherrill... Born on February 28, 1993, in Fort Wayne, Ind... Daughter of Sidney and Tanya Sherrill... Older sister Faith is an All-American and conference champion thrower at Indiana... Majoring in history... Enjoys listening to music... Admires her sister.
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