2000-01: Placed 16th in the shot put at the Pac-10 Championship meet with a mark of 41-7 ... was Washington’s top competitor in the shot and discus ... earned three victories in the shot put over the course of the season, at the Washington Preview meet (43-9 1/4), the Salzman Invitational (39-11 1/2) and the Ken Foreman Invitational (43-7 1/4) ... winning mark at the UW Preview was her top mark of the season ... heaved the discus 125-9 in a seventh-place finish at the UC Davis Quad ... placed sixth in the hammer at the Oregon Dual with a career-best throw of 134-4 ... tallied 11 top-five finishes during the outdoor season ... indoors, was the 17th finisher in the shot put at the MPSF Championships, throwing 40-5 1/2 ... qualified for the meet on the strength of a career-best indoor shot mark of 44-6 at the Idaho Scoring meet ... also heaved the weight indoors, with a career-best 44-4 1/4 mark in a ninth-place finish at the Early Bird Open. 1999-2000: Competed at the Pac-10s in the shot put, placing 12th with a distance of 40-9 3/4 ... recorded career-best shot put throw of 45-11 1/4 at the Washington Quad meet ... notched career-best mark of 139-4 in the discus at the Washington State Dual ... ranked second among Huskies in the shot and discus to All-American Sesilia Thomas ... ranked third on the squad in the hammer throw, with a season-best of 117-0 at the UCLA Tri-meet ... earned honorable mention Academic All-Pac-10 honors ... indoors, was the Huskies’ second-ranked competitor in the shot and weight throw ... notched season-best shot mark of 41-1 in a seventh-place finish at the McDondald’s Scoring Meet ... heaved the weight a season-best 39-9 1/4 in a 15th-place finish at the Jerry Martin Invitational. 1998-99: Competed in the shot, discus and hammer events during the outdoor season ... was Washington’s fourth-ranked competitor in the shot, with a best mark of 41-8 3/4 ... had top discus mark of 129-9 in a fourth-place finish at the Washington Outdoor Classic ... threw the hammer 112-10 at the Washington Tri to rank fifth on the squad.
High School and Personal: Born Searan Hrag Salibian on Aug. 12, 1980 ... parents are Shoushan and Hrag Sam ... has two sisters, Talin and Dater ... was second in the shot and fifth in the discus at the 1998 state championship meet ... earned district and league runner-up honors in each event as a senior ... undefeated in dual meets as a junior and senior in the shot put and discus ... placed sixth at the 1998 Junior Olympic meet in the shot put and 12th in the discus ... threw the javelin once in a close meet in which her team needed points, helping Kamiak win the meet .. four-year letterwinner in track and field ... also lettered in basketball ... earned a black belt in karate ... an accomplished violinist, was the president of the orchestra ... graduated with a 3.7 GPA ... garnered numerous academic awards, including Army Scholar-Athlete, Dwayne Lane’s Scholar-Athlete and a Kamiak Knight medal.
UW Career Bests
Shot Put...... 45-11 1/4
Shot Put (Indoor)....... 44-6
Weight Throw (Indoor)....... 44-4 1/4