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 Margaret Stapleton-Smith
Margaret Stapleton-Smith
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
White Plains, N.Y.

High School:
The Ursuline School

Event:
Throws

AS A SOPHOMORE (2O10-11)
Indoor T&F: Topped her personal best with a toss of 12.19 meters (40-0.0 ft.) in the weight throw at the BU Valentine Invitational (2/12)...set a personal record of 12.09 meters (39-8.0 ft.) in weight throw at the Battle of Beantown (2/4)...recorded a weight throw of 11.23 meters (36-10.25 ft.) at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games (1/28)...threw for personal record of 11.90 meters (39-0.50 ft.) in the weight throw at the BU Tri-Meet (1/20) opened the season with a toss of 11.64 meters (38-2.25 ft.) in the weight throw at the Dartmouth Relays (1/9).
Outdoor T&F: Set a personal record in the hammer throw at the UMass Invitational (4/9), taking fifth with a mark of 40.43 meters (132-8.0 ft.)...turned in a mark of 34.60 meters in the hammer throw at the Tufts Snowflake Classic (4/2)...opened the season with a hammer throw mark of 31.47 meters (103-3.0 ft.) at the Husky Spring Open (3/19)...received the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

AS A FRESHMAN (2009-10)
Indoor T&F: Posted distances of 10.96m (35-11.50ft.) in the weight throw and 10.14m (33-3.35ft.) in the shot put at the Rhode Island Invitational (1/23)...notched marks of 9.31m (30-6.5ft.) in the shot put and 7.29m (23-11.0ft.) in the weight throw at the Jay Carisella Invitational (12/5).
Outdoor T&F: Tallied 10.49m (34-5.0ft.) in the shot put and 37.42m (122-9.0ft.) in the hammer throw at the UMass Spring Meet (4/10)...received the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

BEFORE BC
Captained the Indoor and Outdoor track teams in high school...set the school weight record...was an All-County weight and shot put thrower in high school...captained and played on a league-champion soccer team in high school.

PERSONAL
Born July 27, 1991...enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences as a theology major...daughter of Russell and Jeannie Stapleton Smith...has an older brother named Andrew.

PERSONAL RECORDS (PR)
Hammer Throw
2010-11: 40.43m - UMass Invite (4/9)
2009-10: 37.42m - UMass Invite (4/10)
Shot Put
2009-10: 10.49m - UMass Invite (4/10)
Weight Throw
2010-11: 12.19m - BU Valentine (2/12)
2009-10: 10.96m - URI Invite (1/23)

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