Megan Blanchard
Megan Blanchard
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Traverse City, Mich.
High School: Traverse City West
Events: Throws
Major: Biology

College Career

Personal Bests (Year):

Shot Put: 8.57 meters (2017)

Discus: 29.40 meters (2017)

Hammer Throw: 32.63 meters (2018)

Weight Throw: 8.93 meters (2018)

2018 Outdoor:

  • Competed in six meets.
  • Scored two top-five finishes at the Calvin College Double Dual: third in hammer throw, fifth in discus.

2017-18 Indoor:

  • Competed in four meets in the weight throw
  • Claimed top-five finish at the Aquinas College Little Meet
  • Finished third among non-NCAA I competition at the Jack Skoog Invitational
  • Tossed personal-best 8.93 meters at the Defiance College Invitational

2017 Outdoor:

  • Competed in six meets
  • Threw personal-best 29.40 meters in Discus at the Ferris State Bulldog Open
  • Threw personal-best 20.61 meters in Hammer Throw at the Calvin College Tune-Up
  • Finished sixth in Discus at the Jim Cole Scottie Open qith a throw of 28.41 meters

2016-17 Indoor:

  • Competed in the Jack Skoog Open, throwing for 8.57 meters in Shot Put

High School: Graduated from Traverse City West Senior High School ... Particpated in band ... A member of the National Honor Society

Community Involvement: Volunteered at the Traverse City state theater and at the Bayshore Marathon totalling over 50 hours

Personal: Hobbies include knitting and playing musicla instruments ... She chose Alma College because of the academics, small size, and what the college represents