Catherine Jakich
Catherine Jakich
Year: Senior
Hometown: Granite City, Ill.
High School: Granite City HS
Events: Throws

Personal Bests

Shot Put: 44-0.25 (13.41m) (2/5/17)
Weight Throw: 50-2.75 (2/23/18)

Shot Put: 42-9.25 (13.05m) (4/15/17)
Discus: 142-3.75 (43.37m) (5/12/17)
Hammer: 134-1 (40.86m) (4/15/17)

2019 Outdoor: Did Not Participate

2019 Indoor: Did Not Participate 

2018 Indoor: Placed second in the shot put (42-2.75) at the SEMO vs SIUE Dual… Finished third in the weight throw (49-1.5) at the John Craft Invite… Set a PR while placing eleventh (50-2.75) in the weight throw at the OVC Championships

2017 Outdoor: Improved in all three outdoor events during the season ... Placed fifth at the OVC Championships in the discus with a season-best throw of 142-3.75 ... Posted PR of 42-9.75 in the shot put at the OVC vc. MVC meet ... Also added a PR in the hammer at the OVC vs. MVC meet at 134-1.

2017 Indoor: Posted a personal best throw for the Cougars with a throw of 43-9.75 at the SIUE-SEMO dual meet… Placed 8th in shot put at OVC Championships with a throw of 13.05m

2016 Outdoor: Threw season-best 42-7 in the shot put at the Joey Haines Invitational ... Took fifth place at the Gateway Classic in the shot put with a throw of 40-10.25 ... Set PR in the discus at the dual meet with SIU Carbondale with throw of 134-1.

2016 Indoor: Placed fourth at the SIUE-SEMO dual meet in the shot put with a throw of 40-2.75 ... Set shot put PR at the OVC Championships with a toss of 43-5.75 ... Posted 40-8.5 toss in the weight throw at the Don DeNoon.

Prep: Competed in both basketball and track and field in high school... she placed third at the Illinois State finals in the shot put, throwing a personal best 41 feet, 8.75 inches... During basketball season, was selected to the second team All-Southwest Conference.