Casidy Callahan
Casidy Callahan

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Doraville, Ga.

High School:
Norcross High School

Event:
Throws

12/07/2014

Wake Forest Completes Indoor Opener at JDL Fast Track

Four competitors take first place finishes in their respective events

12/07/2014

Wake Forest Completes Indoor Opener at JDL Fast Track

Four competitors take first place finishes in their respective events

07/23/2014

Ionata to Compete in IAAF World Junior Championships

Wake Forest sophomore throws hammer Thursday morning

07/07/2014

Callahan Competes at USATF Junior Outdoor Championships

Rising sophomore takes eighth in the discus, ninth in the hammer at the U.S. meet

07/03/2014

Callahan & Ionata to Compete at USATF Junior Outdoor Championships

Wake Forest sophomores looking to qualify for World Junior Championships

Career Results

Outdoor Personal Bests
Shot Put - 13.16m (43' 2.25") - 2014 ACC Championships
Discus - 47.88m (157' 1") (School Record) - 2014 High Point VertKlasse Meeting
Hammer - 52.90m (173' 7") (School Record) - 2014 High Point VertKlasse Meeting

Indoor Personal Bests
Shot Put - 14.06m (5' 10.5") - 2014 UCS Invitational
Weight Throw - 17.29m (56' 8.75") - 2013-14 Wake Forest Invitational

2014 Outdoor
Had a record-breaking freshman season for Wake Forest ... Set school outdoor records in the hammer and the discus ... Broke the hammer record twice, first with a mark of 52.30m at the Wake Forest Open and then again with a mark of 52.90m at the HPU VertKlasse Meeting ... Set the discus record at the High Point meet with a throw of 47.88m to shatter the previous record which had stood since 1992 ... Competed in the USATF Junior Outdoor Championships finishing eighth in the discus and ninth in the hammer ... Competed in seven total meets during her first outdoor season, including eight top-five finishes in all of her events combined.

2013-14 Indoor
Competed in nine indoor meets during her first indoor season ... Posted a season-best in the weight throw at the Wake Forest Invitational with a distance of 17.29m ... Recorded a season-best distance of 14.06m in the shot put at the UCS Invitational ... Tabbed seven top-five finishes during the season.

High School
Attended Norcross High School in Norcross, Ga. ... Discus state champion ... Fifth place in shotput for Ga. ... Earned six varsity letters, two in softball and four in track and field ... New Balance Indoor National Champion in weight throw.

High School Bests
Hammer - 56.10m
Weight - 59'11.75"
Shot Put - 45'2.5"
Discus - 145'7.5"

Personal
Born 4/10/1995 in Provo, Utah to parents Jason and Jenny Callahan ... Undecided on major.

 

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