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  Aoife Hickey
Aoife Hickey

Player Profile
Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Kilkenny, Ireland

High School:
Loreto HS

Last College:
University of Alabama

Event:
Throws

Experience:
1VL

At Utah

2013 Outdoor Track:

Qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary meet, finishing 19th overall in the hammer throw with a mark of 190-5.0 feet ... finished in the top-five of the hammer throw at eight meets with four victories ... qualified for the European Championships with a throw of 201-10.75 feet at the Utah Spring Classic ... earned 11th at the Pac-12 Championships with a throw of 185-04 feet ... Pac-12 academic honorable mention.

2013 Indoor Track:

Finished 10th in the weight throw at the MPSF Championships with a mark of 57-2.25 feet ... recorded four top-five performances in the weight throw ... finished 12th in the shot put at the BYU Invitational with a throw of 37-4.50 feet ... earned MPSF All-Academic honors.

2012 Outdoor Track:

Redshirt.

2012 Indoor Track:

Redshirt.

High School:

Represented Ireland at the European Junior Championships ... two-time junior national champion in the hammer throw ... three-time high school national champion ... represented Ireland at every level in both hammer and shot put up to and including senior international competition ... earned athlete of the year honors ... voted sports captain by teachers and fellow students ... best marks: hammer throw (185-2) and shot put (42-0).

Personal:

Daughter of Liam and Carmel Hickey ... has one younger brother, Andrew, who plays soccer for Montverde Academy ... majoring in psychology ... enjoys spending time with friends at home in Ireland ... born April 7, 1991.

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