Cougars prep for first rounds of NCAA Championships in Fayetteville, Ark.
2014-15 (Senior) Indoor: Competed in seven meets for Houston this season...Scored points for Houston at the American Athletic Conference Championships with a sixth place finish (17.61m) in the weight throw...Finished second in the weight throw and set a new personal record with a toss of 18.30m at the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational...Took the silver medal at the Houston Indoor Opener after a throw of 17.62m in the weight throw.
Indoor: Threw the weight throw and shot put in seven meets for the Cougars... Recorded personal bests in both events... Threw for 17.97m (58'-11.5") at the Howie Ryan Invitational to place fourth... At the inaugural American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships, threw a personal best of 11.77m (38'-7.5") in the shot put.
Outdoor: Competed in nine meets this season for the Cougars... Had a top notch meet at the UTSA Invitational as she threw personal bests in the shot put and Discus throws... Recorded the second best discus mark in school history with a throw of 51.76m (169'-10")... Also threw a personal best mark of 11.85m (38'-10.5") in the shot put... Qualified for the regional meet in the discus throw.
2012-13 (Redshirt Sophomore)
Indoor: Threw the weight throw in six meets for the Cougars... Placed eighth with a season best throw of 15.19m (49-10) at the season opener... Competed at the Conference USA Indoor Invitational.
Outdoor: Competed in eight meets for the Cougars... Mostly threw the discus... Recorded a personal best throw of 46.36m (152'-1") at the Bobcat Classic to place sixth.
Indoor/Outdoor: Redshirted both seasons
PRIOR TO HOUSTON (Lon Morris College) In 2011, she was an NJCAA Track and Field National Qualifier in the discus throw (145'6)... Named NJCAA Track and Field Academic All American.
Received the United States National Mathematics Award (2008)... A member of the National Honor Society, Zero Tolerance, FCCA, FCA, and the One Act play.
Full name is Justine Denise Price... Daughter of Adolph and Regina Price... Born on August 11, 1992... Volunteered at Hearne Elementary School, Blackshear Alumni, Chums Club and the Hearn Community Learning Center... Biggest athletic influence is her mom... Aspires to be an attorney and is currently majoring in Sociology with a minor in Political Science... Enjoys reading, riding horses, hunting, fishing and playing basketball... Price is related to former UH Track and Field athlete Floyd Cavitt Jr., Regina Vacitt Price, Binn College and Sam Houston State basketball player, Kristopher Cavitt, and is also the third cousin of former UH wide receiver Patrick Edwards.