Emily Hallett
Emily Hallett
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Madera, CA
High School: Liberty HS
Previous College: De Anza College
Events: Throws
Experience: TR

De Anza College -- Won the 2018 NorCal Regional hammer throw championship with a PR of 167 feet, 5 inches (No. 2 in program history, earning All-America status) ... added a hammer performance of 160’ 4” at the 2018 CCCAA Championships, earning second place for the Dons of Cupertino, Calif. ... also exceeded HT marks of 160 feet at the Ed Adams Invitational (162’ 0”), Sequoia Relays (160’ 1”) and Monterey Peninsula Open (162’ 11”) as a sophomore ... tallied fifth place in the shot put at the 2017 San Mateo Bob Rush Invite with a mark of 32’ 2” ... also came in second in the javelin at the 2018 NorCal Finals, with a throw of 116’ 4”.

Prep -- With Liberty High School of Madera, advanced to the CIF Division 2 Sequoia-Sierra Championships in the high jump, clearing 5 feet to win the Exeter Monarch Invitational title in 2016, before matching her 5’ 0” PR at the NSL Championships (finishing fourth) ... posted a shot put PR of 26’ 3” at the league finals in 2015, taking seventh as a junior for the Hawks ... also competed in gymnastics, specializing in all-around and winning a league championship ... in addition to belonging to California Scholarship Federation and taking AP classes, also participated in sports medicine.

Personal -- Also visited UC Riverside; chose Cal Poly because it's “an academically prestigious college and it’s where I wanted to have a degree from, plus the team made a great impression on me on my visit” ... majors in Kinesiology, with aspirations of becoming a physical therapist.