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Amashi Kendall
Amashi Kendall

Hometown:
Owensboro, Ky.

High School:
Owensboro

Event:
Throws

Experience:
Sr./Sr.


07/25/2013

Track and Field Teams Earn Team, Individual Academic Honors

Six individuals - three men and three women - and the men's and women's teams earned USTFCCCA honors.

06/08/2013

Track and Field's Kendall Caps Career at NCAA Championships

Amashi Kendall finished her career as a two-time All-American.

06/04/2013

Three Track and Field Athletes Set for NCAA Championships

All three student-athletes are making their first career appearances at the NCAA Outdoor Championships.

05/25/2013

Track and Field's Kendall, Bombaugh Claim Spots at NCAA Championships

Two more Cardinals punched their tickets to the national championships in two weeks.

05/23/2013

Two School Records Headline Track and Field's Day at NCAA Preliminary Rounds

Calvin Arsenault (400m hurdles) and Margret Harris (100m) each broke school records on Thursday.

05/07/2013

2012-13 TRACK & FIELD BANQUET

2012-13 Track & Field Banquet

05/04/2013

LOUISVILLE WOMEN'S TRACK & FIELD BIG EAST CHAMPIONSHIPS

Louisville Women's Track & Field Big East Championships

04/13/2013

LOUISVILLE TRACK & FIELD BORDER BATTLE

Louisville Track & Field Border Battle

02/16/2013

LOUISVILLE TRACK & FIELD BIG EAST INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

Louisville Women's Track & Field Big East Indoor Championships

01/12/2013

KENTUCKY INVITATIONAL

Louisville Track & Field at Kentucky Invitational

Career Bests
Indoor
Weight Throw - 20.83m/68-4.25
Shot Put - 16.43m/53-11

Outdoor
Shot Put - 16.43m/53-11
Discus - 48.78m/160-0
Hammer Throw - 59.35m/194-9

2011-12: Earned indoor second team All-America honors in the weight throw ... competed in three outdoor disciplines (shot put, discus and hammer throw) and two indoor disciplines (weight throw and shot put) ... qualified for the NCAA Division I East Preliminary Round in all three outdoor events ... had a stellar performance at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships, earning BIG EAST Female Most Outstanding Field Performer of the Meet ... won the hammer throw title, took third in the discus and fourth in the shot put ... had a collegiate-best 16.43m/53-11 in the shot put at the Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invitational ... won the BIG EAST weight throw title ... recorded a career-best 20.83m/68-4.25 in the event at the VT Elite Meet ... finished the indoor season with four weight throw victories.

2010-11: Competed in three outdoor disciplines (shot put, discus, hammer throw) and two indoor events (weight throw, shot put) ... advanced to the NCAA Division I East Preliminary Round in the discus and shot put ... qualified for the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships in the shot put, discus and hammer throw ... highest finish of the year came at the Alabama Relays, taking second in the shot put ... closed the indoor season with a season-best 19.69m/64-7.25 in the weight throw at the Virginia Tech Final Qualifier ... placed second in the weight throw and fourth in the shot put at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships.

2009-10: Competed in three outdoor and two indoor events ... grabbed a fifth-place finish in shot put at the Cardinal Twilight ... finished fifth at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships in the shot put ... took fourth at the Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invitational in the discus ... captured a pair of fifth-place finishes in shot put and discus at the Purdue Mike Poehlein Invitational ... was third in shot put at the LSU Relays to start the outdoor season ... turned in a solid pair of fourth-place finishes at Indiana Hoosier Hills in weight throw and shot put ... earned fourth at the Notre Dame Invitational in the weight throw.

Prep: One of the state's top athletes at Owensboro High under coach Robin Joska ... dominated competition in the shot put and discus ... won titles in each from 2007-09 at the Class AAA level ... had the fourth-best performance of 2009 according to KyTrackXC.com ... was named the 2008 KYTrackXC.com Field Event Athlete of the Year ... tabbed the 2008 Tiger Classic Top Track and Field Athlete ... also played volleyball and basketball ... was an all-Third Region Tournament selection in 2006 in basketball ... earned a spot on the 2008 PTHS Volleyball Tournament Team ... prep personal bests include 44-7.50 in the shot put and 137-8.5 in the discus.

Personal: Daughter of Elijah and Angelia Kendall ... birthday is March 11 ... has three brothers and one sister ... majoring in exercise science.

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