Event will take place at the University of Texas next weekend
Utes set to compete in up to four meets.
Aoife Hickey qualifies for European Championships.
21 Utah track and field athletes earn academic honors.
Hickey posts fourth-best mark in school history.
2014 Outdoor Track:
Qualified for the NCAA Preliminaries, finishing 14th in the hammer throw with a mark of 187-4 feet ... placed fifth in the hammer at the Pac-12 Championships with a toss of 195-5.28 feet ... captured event title in the hammer at the BYU Robison Invitational with a season-best mark of 199-9 feet ... also won the hammer at the Utah Spring Classic and BYU Cougar Invitational ... finished second in the hammer at the Arizona State Invitational and the Trojan Invitational.
2014 Indoor Track:
Recorded a throw of 56-10.75 feet in the weight throw to finish eighth overall at the MPSF Championships ... captured event title in the weight throw at the Weber State Open ... recorded a season-best weight throw of 59-9 feet to finish sixth at the Cherry and Silver Invitational ... earned third at the Mountain State Games and the BYU Invitational in the weight throw and finished seventh at the Husky Classic ... MPSF Indoor All-Academic team.
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:
2012 Indoor Track:
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.
Daughter of Liam and Carmel Hickey ... has one younger brother, Andrew, who plays soccer for Montverde Academy ... majoring in sociology ... enjoys spending time with friends at home in Ireland.