Event: Hammer, Shot Put
PR: Hammer 68.48m/224-8 (2003)
Born: December 14, 1978
Current Residence: Clemson, S.C.
High School: Franklinville (N.J.) HS 97
College: Clemson 02
Coach: Glenn McAtee
Agent: Mark Block
Club: SpringCo Athletics
Career Highlights: 2002 NCAA hammer throw champion; 3rd at 2002 USA Outdoors
An up-and-comer in the womens weight throw, Moton had a strong indoor season with her runner-up finish at the USA Indoor Track & Field ChampionshipsMoton set the NCAA, Collegiate, ACC, and University of Clemson school record in the womens hammer throw with a mark of 67.20m/2206 to win the 2002 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championship. This win made the six-time All-American the first Clemson womens individual outdoor national champion, and the ACCs first throwing national championshe is the newest face in U.S. womens hammer throwing, following in the steps of Dawn Ellerbe and Anna Norgren MahonMoton red-shirted during the 1999-2000 season to play basketball for Clemsona high school star, Moton was the New Jersey All-Group Champion in the discus as a senior...was also the top rated shot put and discus thrower in the state... member of four state championship teams, two for track and one each for soccer and basketballworks as a graduate assistant for the Clemson University Athletic Administrationenjoys church activities and gospel music.
2003: Runner-up in 20lb WT at USA Indoors (21.48m/70-5.75)1st in 20lb
WT at Chapel Hill on Jan. 25 (21.78m/71-5.5)2nd at Columbia (21.31m/69-11)1st
at Chapel Hill on Feb. 8 (21.05m/69-0.75)1st in HT at Marietta
(68.48m/224-8)1st in the HT at Clemson (66.06m/216-9)best in WT
(21.78m/71-5.5) & in HT (68.48m/224-8).
2002: 1st at NCAA Outdoors HT (67.21m/220-6)3rd at USA Outdoors (65.84m/216-0)1st at NACAC (65.10m/213-7)1st at ACC Outdoors (62.82m/206-1)5th at Glasgow (60.29m/197-9)1st at Sun Angel (65.10m/213-7)1st at Clemson (63.28m/207-7)1st in SP at ACC Outdoors (16.89m/55-5)1st at Tyson Invitational (17.26m/56-7.5i)ranked #3 at HT in the U.S. by T&FNbests of 17.26m/56-7.5i & 67.21m/220-6PR.
2001: 12th at USA Outdoors SP (14.62m/47-11.75)1st at ACC Outdoors2nd at NCAA Outdoors (56-4.75)13th at NCAAs DT (48.76m/160-0)1st at ACC Outdoors DTranked #7 at SP in the U.S. by T&FNbests of 17.74m/58-2.5 & 55.52m/182-2.
1999: 1st at ACC Outdoor SP1st at ACC DTbests of 15.52m/50-3.25 & 51.86m/170-2.
1998: 1st at ACC Outdoors in SP2nd at ACC DTbests of 15.28m/50-1.75 & 47.08m/154-5.