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 Kelsey Huckins
Kelsey Huckins
Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Westmoreland, N.H.

High School:
Keene

Event:
Throws

04/22/2013

Dahlberg and Mueller Highlight ACC Championships

The Eagles competed against the ACC's finest this weekend in Raleigh.

04/16/2013

Huckins Sets School Record at UMass Invitational

The mark of 50.13m broke the school record in the discus on Saturday.

04/08/2013

Huckins Scores Win at UConn Invite

Strong showing in the 1500m also highlights the day in Storrs.

02/24/2013

Fedor; Dahlberg Highlight ACC Indoor Championships

Men finish 11th; women 10th in Blacksburg.

02/24/2013

Fedor; Dahlberg Highlight ACC Indoor Championships

Men finish 11th; women 10th in Blacksburg.

AS A SENIOR (2011-12)
Furthered school discus record to 49.29 meters (161-8.0 ft.)...NCAA Regional qualifier in the discus...All-ECAC discus...Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement...concluded career having finished in the top 10 competitors in 66-of-72 events.
Indoor T&F: Finished third in the weight throw with 16.67m and second in the shot put with a throw of 12.70m at the Northeastern Jay Carisella Invitational (12/3)...took fourth in the shot put with 12.08m and second in the weight throw with a toss of 16.70m at the URI Sorlien Women's Invitational (1/13)...at the BU Multi-Team Meet (1/19), placed fifth in the shot put with a throw of 12.48m and then placed fifth in the weight throw with 15.81m...recorded a toss of 16.20m in the weight throw at the 2012 BU Terrier Classic (1/27-28)...had a toss of 15.73m in the weight throw at the 2012 New Balance Collegiate Invitational (2/3-4)...came in fifth at the 2012 BU Valentine Invitational in the weight throw, recording a toss of 16.72m...placed tenth in the weight throw at the ACC Championship (2/23-25) with a toss of 16.27m...at the ECAC D1 Indoor Track and Field Championships (3/3-4), threw for 15.89m in the weight throw.
Outdoor T&F: Won the discus event with a toss of 47.34m and finished sixth in the hammer throw with 47.44m at the Northeastern Spring Open (3/24)...took fifth in the discus with 46.69m and had a toss of 47.65m in the hammer throw at the Raleigh Relays (3/30-31)...finished fifth in the hammer throw with a toss of 49.44m and threw for 47.83m in the discus at the Standford Invitational (4/6-7)...won the discus event with 45.16m and took third in the hammer throw with 49.11m at the UMass Spring Meet (4/14)...placed sixth in the discus with 46.58m and finished tenth in the hammer throw with a toss of 50.16m at the ACC Outdoor Track and Field Championships (4/19-21)...won the discus throw event at the Brown Springtime Open (4/29) with a BC record toss of 49.29m...placed second in the discus throw at the ECAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships (5/11-13)with 48.51m...advanced to the NCAA East Preliminary Round event (5/24-26) and had a toss of 46.15m in the discus throw.

AS A JUNIOR (2010-11)
Indoor T&F: Missed much of the season due to injury...placed second in the weight throw with a mark of 16.70 meters (54-9.50 ft.) and in the shot put at 12.69 meters (41-7.75 ft.) at the Dartmouth Relays...took third in the weight throw with a distance of 17.16 meters (56-3.75 ft.), as well as the shot put in 12.72 meters (41-8.75 ft.) at the Jay Carisella Invitational (12/4)...received the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2009-10) All-ACC discus...ECAC Discus Champion...New England Discus Champion...NCAA Regional discus qualifier.
Indoor T&F: Took fourth in the weight throw competition at the ECAC Championship (3/7), recording a 17.72m (58-1.75ft.) toss...at the ACC Championship (2/25-27), took sixth in the weight throw at 17.52m (57-5.76ft.) and ninth in the shot put at 12.98m (42-7.02ft.)...finished fifth in the weight throw with a toss of 16.69m (54-9.25ft.) and eighth in the shot put at 12.64m (41-5.75ft.)...had a pair of podium finishes at the Rhode Island Invitational (1/23), taking second in the shot put with a throw of 12.94m (42-5.50ft.) and third in the weight throw at 16.22m (53-2.75ft.)...placed fourth in the Jay Carisella Invitational (12/5) weight throw at 15.86m (52-0.50ft.).
Outdoor T&F:Earned All-ACC honors with a second place finish in the discus at 49.20m (161-5.0ft.) and also finished in fourth in the hammer throw at 51.91m (170-4.0ft.)...won the ECAC Discus Championship (5/14-16) with a toss of48.21m (158-2.0ft.) and finished in 12th in the hammer throw at 52.02m (170-8.0ft.)...won the New England Discus Championship (5/8) with a throw of 49.13m (161-2.0ft.), scored four points with a fifth place showing in the shot put at 12.88m (42-3.25ft.) and tallied one point for BC at eighth in the hammer throw 53.20m (174-6.0ft.)...won the discus with a 48.29m (158-5.0ft.) throw and had a pair of third place finishes in the hammer throw at 48.38m (158-9.0ft.) and in the shot put at 12.97m (42-6.75ft.)...finished in fourth in the shot put at 12.93m (42-5.25ft.) and 11th in the hammer throw at 49.99m (164-0.0ft.) at the Stanford Invitational (3/26-27).

AS A FRESHMAN (2008-09)
Indoor T&F: 13th in the shot put at the ACC Indoor Championships (12.45m)...ninth in the weight throw at the BU Valentine Invitational (15.35m)...eighth in the shot put at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games (14.56m)...won the weight throw and broke the Boston College weight throw record at the Terrier Invitational with a throw of 16.37m...fifth in the weight throw at the Dartmouth Relays (14.91m)...fifth in the shot put at the Dartmouth Relays (12.41m)...third in the weight throw at the Northeastern Winter Carnival (14.61m)...fifth in the shot put at the Northeastern Winter Carnival (11.85m).
Outdoor T&F: Ninth in the discus throw at the New England Championships (39.29m)...won the hammer throw at the UMass Invitational (50.03m)...fourth in the hammer throw at the Stonehill Invitational (48.50m)...won the discus throw at the Stonehill Invitational (40.38m)...ninth in the shot put at the Stanford Invitational (11.24m)...ninth in the hammer throw at the Stanford Invitational (50.47m)...11th in the discus throw at the Stanford Invitational (40.00m).

BEFORE BC
Four time State Champion in the discus...two time State Champion in the shot-put...was a top-10 nationally ranked discus thrower in her junior year and top-15 ranked as a senior...named the New Hampshire Gatorade Track and Field Athlete of the Year as a junior...ranked in the top-20 nationally in her senior year in the hammer throw.

PERSONAL
Born October 17, 1989...enrolled in the Connell School of Nursing...daughter of Chip Huckins and Darcy Wilson...has a two younger sisters named Kaitlyn and Kristen.

PERSONAL RECORDS
INDOOR OUTDOOR
Event
Overall PR
Season-Best
Overall PR
Season-Best
Shot Put 12.98m - ACC (2/25/10) 12.70m - NU Jay Carisella (12/3/11) 13.59m - ACC (4/15/10) ---
Discus --- --- 49.29m - Brown (4/29/12) same
Hammer Throw --- --- 53.20m - New England (5/6/10) 50.16m - ACC (4/19/12)
Weight Throw 17.72m - ECAC (3/6/10) 16.72m - BU Valentine (2/10/12) --- ---
Finishes Wins: 7 Top 3: 32 Top 5: 47 Top 10: 66

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