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  Michaela Wallerstedt
Michaela Wallerstedt

Player Profile

Omaha, NE

High School:


Collegiate Career Bests:
Discus 162-9 (49.61m)
Shot Put 51-10 (15.80m)

2008 Season (Junior): Qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the shot put...placed fifth at the NCAA West Regional with a career-best of 51-10 to earn a spot at the NCAA's...placed eighth in the discus and ninth in the shot put at the Pac-10 Championships...placed seventh in the shot put at the MPSF Championships...season best indoors in the shot put came at the Husky Invitational with a mark of 47-11 ¼.

2007 Season (Sophomore): Finished ninth in the shot put at the NCAA West Regional with a season-best mark of 48-4 ¾ (14.75m)...placed 20th in the discus...earned a ninth place finish in the discus with a season best mark of 161-11 (49.35m) and finished 13th in the shot put at the Pac-10 Championships...finished 10th in the shot put at the MPSF Indoor Championships...put the shot a career-best 46-11 ½ (14.31m) at the UW Invitational.

2006 Season (Freshman): Threw the discus for a season-best 139-10 (42.63m) at the Mt. SAC Relays...recorded a season-best shot put of 48-5 ½ (14.77m) at the Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational...indoors, posted a season-best of 47-11 (14.60m) in the shot put at the Washington Invitational.

High School: A 2005 graduate of Burke High School...the All-Class Nebraska state champion in the shot put in 2004 and 2005...the All-Class discus champion in 2004 ... Finished 11th at the 2003 World Youth Championships...also competed in the 2004 World Junior Championships...the Nike Indoor champion in the shot put in 2004...the Adidas Outdoor champion in the shot put and silver medalist in the discus in 2004...the Nike Indoor and Adidas Outdoor silver medalist in the shot put in 2005.

Cardinal Catalogue: Human biology major...parents are Tracy and Chuck Wallerstedt...Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention in 2008.

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