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Patrice Gates
Patrice Gates

Hometown:
Villa Rica, Ga.

High School:
Villa Rica

Position:
Throws

Experience:
Jr./Jr.


12/12/2013

Track and Field Begins Indoor Season Friday at Hoosier Open

The Cardinals begin the indoor season with a two-day event at the Hoosier Open.

05/24/2013

Track and Field Wraps Up Day Two at the NCAA Preliminary Rounds

Margret Harris concluded her career with a 20th-place finish in the 100m quarterfinals.

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.

05/22/2013

Track and Field Travels to NCAA East Preliminary Rounds

Competition at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds is set from May 23-25 in Greensboro, N.C.

05/16/2013

Track and Field Earns 18 Entries at NCAA Preliminary Rounds

The Cardinals will compete at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds from May 23-25 in Greensboro, N.C.

04/13/2013

LOUISVILLE TRACK & FIELD BORDER BATTLE

Louisville Track & Field Border Battle

05/05/2012

BIG EAST OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

Louisville Track & Field Big East Outdoor Championships

04/23/2012

LENNY LYLES | CLARK WOOD INVITATIONAL

Louisville Women's Track & Field Lenny Lyles | Clark Wood Invitaional

02/18/2012

2012 BIG EAST INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

Louisville Track & Field 2012 Big East Indoor Track & Filed Championships

01/14/2012

KENTUCKY INVITATIONAL

Louisville Women's Track & Field Kentucky Invitational

Career Bests
Indoor
Shot Put - 13.24m/43-5.25
Weight Throw - 18.72m/61-5

Outdoor
Shot Put - 12.97m/42-6.75
Hammer Throw - 57.63m/189-1
Javelin - 38.48m/126-3

2011-12: Competed in the two outdoor disciplines (javelin and hammer throw) and two indoor events (shot put and weight throw) ... qualified for the NCAA Division I East Preliminary Round in the hammer throw ... registered a personal-best 57.63m/189-1 in the hammer throw for a second-place finish at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships ... had a runner-up finish in the weight throw at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships ... recorded a career-best mark of 18.72m/61-5 ... had four top-five finishes in the weight throw during the indoor season.

2010-11: Competed in three outdoor events (shot put, hammer throw, javelin) and two indoor disciplines (shot put, weight throw) ... qualified for the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships in the javelin and hammer throw ... placed sixth in the hammer throw ... placed third in the javelin at the Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invitational ... took third in the event at the Border Battle on a season-best throw of 38.48m/126-3 ... qualified for the BIG EAST Indoor Championships in the weight throw and placed third ... had a season-best heave of 18.60m/61-0.25 in the weight throw at the Gladstein Invitational.

Prep: One of the best throwers in the nation at Villa Rica High under coach Mike Judge ... was a five-time state champion ... earned the crown three times in the shot put and twice in the discus ... won the national title at the 2010 National Scholastic Indoor Championships in the shot put ... recorded a season-best 13.69m/44-11 throw for the win ... was a nine-time high school All-American ... captured the Region 5-AAAA Girls Championship in the shot put ... twice was a national runner-up in the weight throw ... also a two-time national runner-up in the hammer throw ... set a national sophomore class record in 2008 in the weight throw at 54-0 ... competed for club Throw 1 Deep ... personal bests at prep level: 179-0 in the hammer throw; 47-2 in the shot put; 132-3 in the discus and 57-11 in the weight throw.

Personal: Daughter of Perry and Patricia Gates ... birthday is Dec. 15 ... has one brother and one sister ... majoring in art.

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