@UHCougarTF

Nicole Benton
Nicole  Benton

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Katy, Texas

High School:
Morton Ranch HS

Height:
5-11

Event:
Throws

Experience:
2L


Personal Bests
Indoor Date
Shot Put 13.86m (45-5.75) 2.26.12
Weight Throw 18.19m (59-8.25) 2.1.14
Outdoor Date
Shot Put 13.87m (45-6.25) 5.12.11
Discus 48.57m (159-4) 4.27.12
Hammer 50.39m (165-4) 4.14.12

2013-14 (Senior)
Indoor:
Competed in seven meets for the Cougars... Threw a personal best of 18.19m (59'-8.25") in the weight throw to place third at the Howie Ryan Invitational... Finished sixth at the inaugural American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships with a throw of 18.05m (59'-2.75").

Outdoor: Redshirted.

2012-13 (Junior)
Indoor:
Placed fifth weight throw at the season opener with a distance of 16.57m (54-4.5)... Threw 12.57m (41-3) to place fourth in the shot put at the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational... Also, placed third in the weight throw at the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational after throwing 16.75m (54-11.5)... Threw a season best of 17.79m (58-4.5) at the Conference USA Championships to place ninth in the weight throw... Also competed in the shot put the conference championships

Outdoor:
C-USA Outdoor Championships (April 9-12) Discus - 46.77m (153-5) - 8th
C-USA Outdoor Championships (April 9-12) Hammer - 49.15m (161-3) - 9th

2011-12 (Sophomore)
Indoor: Finished sixth in the shot put at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational with a throw of 12.21m... Improved to 13.86m as she finished 10th in the shot put at the Conference USA Championships...Took home a fourth place finish in the weight throw at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational with a throw of 15.20m...Placed fifth (15.43m) at the Leonard Hilton Invitational... Threw a season best of 16.17m to place 12th at the Conference USA Championships.

Outdoor: Opened the outdoor season with a fifth-place finish in the hammer throw (48.97m) and a fourth-place finish in the discus (47.38m)... Placed second in the discus at the Texas Invitational with a throw of 45.28m... Threw a season best of 48.57m to place second in the discus at the Texas State Bobcat Invitational... Placed in the top-3 in all of her events at the Texas Longhorn Invitational (SP: 12.65m; DT: 48.15m; HT: 49.22m)... Finished the season with an 11th-place finish in the discus at the Conference USA Championship.

2010-11 (Freshman)
Indoor:
Redshirted.

Outdoor: Placed sixth in the discus at the Victor Lopez Classic with a throw of 43.68m...Took the top prize in the discus with a 44.82m performance at the Shirley Crowe Invite...Had two third place finishes in the hammer throw and discus at the Texas State Invite...Conference USA Championships qualifier in the shot put, discus, and hammer throw.

HIGH SCHOOL
Region discus champion her senior year... Three-time district champion in the shotput...Two-time district champion in discus... Holds the school record for both events.

PERSONAL
Born Dec. 2, 1991 in Houston... Daughter of Lisa and Kerry Benton... Youngest sister of Drew, Amy and Jordan... Graduated at the top of her high school class... Received the Leadership Award as a senior along with academic awards in english and math... Career ambition is to become a nutritionist.

12/10/16
Reveille Invitational
at Reveille Invitational
College Station, Texas
All Day
01/13/17
Leonard Hilton Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
01/14/17
Carl Lewis High School Invite
Houston, Texas
All Day
01/15/17
Joe DeLoach Youth Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
01/21/17
Mark Colligan Memorial
at Mark Colligan Memorial
Lincoln, Neb.
All Day
01/27/17
Houston Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
01/28/17
Houston Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
02/03/17
Aggie Invitational
at Aggie Invitational
College Station, Texas
All Day
02/04/17
Aggie Invitational
at Aggie Invitational
College Station, Texas
All Day
02/10/17
Howie Ryan Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
02/10/17
Don Kirby Invitational
at Don Kirby Invitational
Albuquerque, N.M.
All Day
02/10/17
Tyson Invitational
at Tyson Invitational
Fayetteville, Ark.
All Day
02/11/17
Tyson Invitational
at Tyson Invitational
Fayetteville, Ark.
All Day
02/11/17
Husky Classic
at Husky Classic
Seattle, Wash.
All Day
02/11/17
Don Kirby Invitational
at Don Kirby Invitational
Albuquerque, N.M.
All Day
02/12/17
Houston Seniors/Masters Meet
Houston, Texas
All Day
02/24/17
vs The American Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
All Day
02/25/17
vs The American Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
All Day
03/10/17
vs NCAA Indoor Championships
College Station, Texas
All Day
03/11/17
vs NCAA Indoor Championships
College Station, Texas
All Day
03/16/17
Cougar Spring Break Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
03/24/17
Victor Lopez Classic
at Victor Lopez Classic
Houston, Texas (Rice)
All Day
03/25/17
Victor Lopez Classic
vs Victor Lopez Classic
Houston, Texas (Rice)
All Day
03/29/17
Texas Relays
at Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
03/30/17
Texas Relays
at Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
03/31/17
Texas Relays
at Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/01/17
Texas Relays
at Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/08/17
Houston Alumni Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
04/14/17
at Mt. SAC Relays
Walnut, Calif.
All Day
04/15/17
at Mt. SAC Relays
Walnut, Calif.
All Day
04/22/17
J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational
vs J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational
Houston, Texas (Rice)
All Day
04/27/17
Penn Relays
at Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
04/28/17
Penn Relays
at Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
04/28/17
Longhorn Invitational
at Longhorn Invitational
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/29/17
Longhorn Invitational
at Longhorn Invitational
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/29/17
Penn Relays
at Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
05/05/17
Tom Tellez Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
05/12/17
The American Outdoor Championships
Houston, Texas
All Day
05/13/17
The American Outdoor Championships
Houston, Texas
All Day
05/14/17
The American Outdoor Championships
Houston, Texas
All Day
05/25/17
at NCAA West Prelims
Austin, Texas
All Day
05/26/17
at NCAA West Prelims
Austin, Texas
All Day
05/27/17
at NCAA West Prelims
Austin, Texas
All Day
06/07/17
at NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/08/17
at NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/09/17
at NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/10/17
at NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/22/17
at USATF Jr/Sr Championships
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day
06/23/17
at USATF Jr/Sr Championships
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day
06/24/17
at USATF Jr/Sr Championships
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day
06/25/17
at USATF Jr/Sr Championships
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day

#GoCoogs

#HTownTakeover


Twitter

  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago


Instagram


Facebook