2002-03: An honorable mention Academic All-Pac-10 honoree ... earned first-career Pac-10 Championships bid with a throw of 44-2 3/4 in the shot put at the Oregon Pepsi Invite ... took 11th in the event at the conference meet with a career-best heave of 44-9 1/2 ... earned first-career victory at the Ken Foreman Invite, winning the shot with a mark of 42-9 3/4 ... also competed in the discus and hammer ... indoors, notched a career-best shot mark of 44-9 1/2 at the Husky Invite. 2001-02: Moved into seventh on UW's all-time weight throw chart with a heave of 39-5 1/2 at the UW Invitational ... ranked third among UW's shot-putters and discus throwers ... notched season-best shot mark of 42-2 in a sixth-place finish at the Oregon Pepsi Invite ... career-best discus throw of 116-0 earned sixth at the WSU Dual. 2000-01: Threw the shot and discus during the outdoor season ... placed out of the top seven just once in 10 competitions ... had a career-best shot put of 40-5 in a sixth-place finish at the Ken Foreman Invite... season-best discus mark of 114-0 earned sixth at the Oregon Dual ... competed in three indoor meets, with a best of 37-10 in the shot.
High School and Personal: Born Jan. 29, 1982 in Seattle ... parents are Mary Jo Acker and Donald Beeman ... has two brothers, Armen and Wes, and a sister, Ann ... placed fifth in the state in the shot put as a senior, 12th as a junior ... was Olympic League shot put champion in each of her final two seasons ... added the league discus title to her resume her senior year ... earned first-team all-league honors her last two years... lettered in track three years, acting as captain one year... also earned two letters each in volleyball and basketball ... received three academic letters and was named first-team All-Academic in basketball.
UW Career Bests
Shot Put....... 45-9 1/4
Shot Put (indoor)....... 44-9 1/2
Weight Throw (indoor)....... 39-5 1/2