Shantel Nnaji
Shantel Nnaji
Year: Fr./Fr.
Hometown: Tracy, Calif.
High School: West HS
Events: Throws
 Indoor Career Bests
Event Outdoor Career Bests 
 40-04.25 at Ed Jacoby Invitational (1/19/19) SP 41-00.50 at Hornet Invitational (3/16/19)
 --- DIS 162-09 at Mondo Team Challenge (3/30/19)
 44-04.25 at New Mexico Classic (2/1/19) WT/HAM 136-05 at Woody Wilson Classic (4/12/19)

2019 Season

  • Was the Big Sky champion in the discus with a PR of 163-11.
  • That throw was 23 inches beyond her previous best and ranked third in program history.
  • Placed among the top three in the discus in five of six meets, including three victories.
  • Also competed at the Big Sky Championships in the shot put where she finished ninth following a career best of 43-09.75.
  • Longest hammer throw was 136-05 at the Woody Wilson Classic.
  • Indoors, she competed in the shot put in two meets and the weight throw in one.
  • Had a shot put of 40-04.25 at the Ed Jacoby Invitational and weight throw of 44-04.25 at the New Mexico Classic for her season bests.

High School

  • A 2018 graduate of Merrill West HS in Tracy, Calif.
  • Placed fourth at the CIF State Championships in the discus as a senior.
  • Threw 160-07 in the finals to set her career best.
  • Was also the Sac-Joaquin Section Div. I and Masters and Tri-Cities Athletic League champion in the event.
  • Finished first in the shot put at the TCAL and SJS Div. I Championships.
  • Placed fourth at the SJS Masters meet in the event.
  • Set her PR with a put of 41-02.50 at the TCAL meet.
  • As a junior, she was the TCAL champion, placed second at the Masters meet and qualified for the state meet in both events.
  • Won her first conference title in the shot put as a sophomore.