Utes finish weekend with successful outing at the Weber State Invitational.
Event will take place at the University of Texas next weekend
Destanae Howerton-Davis breaks her own record in the discus.
Amanda Mergaert finishes third in the 1500m.
Howerton-Davis breaks her own school record in the discus throw.
2013 Outdoor Track:
Qualified for the quarterfinals in the 800 at the NCAA Preliminaries with a time of 2:07.91 and finished 20th overall ... earned sixth in the 800 at the Pac-12 Championships with a best time of 2:09.73 in the preliminaries ... clocked a personal-best 800 time of 2:07.84 for seventh in the premiere heat at the Sun Angel Classic ... won the 800 at the Trojan Invitational with a time of 2:09.29 ... member of 4x400 relay team that finished ninth at the Pac-12 Championships... member of 4x800 relay that broke the school record with a time of 8:38.56 ... also competed in the 400 (55.95) and the 400 hurdles (1:00.96) during the season ... named to the All-Academic Pac-12 first team.
2013 Indoor Track:
Finished eighth in the 800 at the MPSF Championships with a time of 2:09.45 ... earned fifth in the 400 with a time of 56.88 seconds at the New Mexico Invitational ... finished second at the Bronco Invitational with an 800 time of 2:11.70 ... earned MPSF All-Academic honors.
2012 Outdoor Track:
Finished seventh in the 800 at the Pac-12 Conference Championships, posting a time of 2:08.80 ... qualified for the NCAA West Preliminaries, finishing 44th with a time of 2:11.99 ... clocked a season-best 400 hurdles time of 1:00.96 in the preliminaries, finishing 14th at the Long Beach State Invitational ... on 4x400 team that finished ninth at the Pac-12 Championships ... named Pac-12 All-Academic first team ... named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team.
2012 Indoor Track:
Finished 12th at the MPSF Championships in the 800, clocking a time of 2:11.65 ... member of 4x400 relay that broke school record time with a time of 3:45.27 at the MPSF Championships, finishing seventh ... won 400 title at Mountain States Games with a season-best time of 57.12 seconds ... posted a season-best 800 time of 2:10.95 for 11th at the Husky Invitational ... named to MPSF All-Academic team.
2011 Outdoor Track:
Earned third place in the 400 hurdles at the Cal-State LA Twilight with a time of 1:03.42 ... finished 11th in the 400 hurdles at the Mountain West Conference Outdoor Championships with a time of 1:02.64 ... clocked a 1:03.91 at Robison Invitational to finish third in the 400 hurdles ... on the 4x400 relay team that finish fifth at the MWC Championships.
2011 Indoor Track:
Finished 13th in the 400 at the MWC Indoor Championships with a season-best time of 57.35 ... earned ninth place at the BYU Invitational with a time of 42.84 in the 300 ... posted a 10th-place finish at Bronco Open in the 400 with a time of 58.23 ... received MWC All-Conference honors.
2010 state champion in the 100 hurdles ... finished sixth overall in 400 at the state championships ... 2010 region champion in the 100 hurdles and 400 ... named MVP of the Bountiful HS track team ... set a personal-best mark of 15.49 in the 100 hurdles ... posted a best time of 58.46 in the 400.
Daughter of Dan and Janis Griffin ... born Dec.18, 1991 ... married to Thomas Cameron Waller... youngest of eight children ... majoring in biomedical engineering.