Annette Uzoh
Annette Uzoh

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Antonio, Texas

High School:
Earl Warren HS

Height:
5-11

Event:
Throws


Personal Bests
Indoor
Shot Put	41-09.25 (12.73)
Weight	56-11.50 (17.36)
Outdoor
Shot Put	43-01.75 (13.15)
Hammer	148-10 (45.37)
Discus	123-11 (37.77)

2004-05: INDOOR-Made a tremendous impact in her first season at the U of M, especially in the weight throw, in which she scored at the conference meet...Recorded an indoor-best effort of 40-00.00" (12.19m) in the shot put at the McDonald's Invitational...Placed fourth in the weight throw (49-04.50"; 15.05m) and fifth in the shot put (49-04.75"; 12.01m) at the SEMO Invitational...Logged a personal-best and scored in the weight throw at C-USA Championships, using a throw of 51-01.00" (15.57m) to finish eighth...OUTDOOR-Competed primarily in shot put and hammer, also competing in the discus at two meets...Recorded personal-best marks in both the shot put (43-01.75" 13.15m) and hammer (148-10" 45.37m) at the Jace Lacoste Invitational, leading the team and placing third in both events...Placed second in both the shot put and hammer at the ASU Mini Meet with throws of 41-06.50" (12.66m) and 148-03" (45.18m), respectively...Got her second scoring performance at a conference meet with an eighth-place effort of 41-05.25" (12.63m) in the shot put at C-USA Championships...Also put up a solid effort in the hammer at the C-USA meet, placing 11th with a throw of 148-03" (45.18m).

PREP: Attended Earl Warren H.S...Received four letters in track and three in basketball...Competed in the shot put and discus...Won 16 event championships during the 2003 and 2004 seasons...Holds Earl Warren records in the shot (41-08.00"; 12.70m) and discus (123-11"; 37.77m)...Won district championships in the discus in 2003 and 2004 along with being named the 2003 Greater San Antonio Discus Thrower of the Year...Was captain of her track and basketball teams in 2003 and 2004...Was treasurer of the African-American Club and a member of the Honor Roll and National Honors Society...Coached by Joe Young

PERSONAL: Born in Houston, Texas, on Dec. 20, 1986...Full name is Annette Ebellenna Uzoh...Parents are Francis and Caroline Uzoh...Father is a pharmacy technician and mother is a pharmacist...Major is biology...Chose Memphis because she loved the city and campus and because her best friend plays volleyball for the U of M.

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