PRs: 56.94/186-10 (2005)
Born: Sept. 14, 1981 in Newberg, Ore.
Current Residence: Eugene, Ore.
High School: Newberg HS (Newberg, Ore.) 00
College: Oregon 05
Coach: Lance Deal
Career Highlights: 3rd at 2005 USA Outdoors; 2004 Olympic Trials runner-up; 3rd at 2004 NCAA Outdoors
Malone ended the 2004 season ranked sixth in U.S. and 95th in world. She is a two-time All-American, three-time NCAA qualifier, three-time Pac-10 runner-up and four-time USA Championships qualifier heading into her senior season at OregonMalone is favored to win the Pac-10 and NCAA based on performances in 2004she returned from injury in 2003 to re-establish herself as one of the elite javelin throwers in the country, and finished second at the 2004 U.S. Olympic Trialsshe has held the school record since her freshman season. She ended the 2002 season ranked fourth among collegiansmajoring in Anthropology/Educational Studies.
2005: 3rd at USA Outdoors (53.71m/176-02)...1st at Eugene meet
(56.94/186-10)...ranked #3 in the U.S. by T&FN...best of 56.94/186-10.
2004: Olympic Trials runner-up (54.22m/177-11)3rd at NCAA Outdoors (54.28m/178-1)Pac-10 Championships runner-up (52.24m/171-5)1st at Texas Relays (54.74m/179-7PR)1st at Oregon Preview (53.52m/175-7)1st at Oregon Invitational (53.16m/174-5)ranked #2 in U.S. by T&FNbest of 54.74m/179-7.
2003: Redshirted. Did not compete due to various injuries.
2002: 6th at USA Outdoors (49.80m/163-5)14th at NCAA Outdoors (47.34m/155-4)Pac-10 Championships runner-up (52.34m/171-9)1st at Texas Relays (54.61m/179-2)best of 54.61m/179-2.
2001: 6th at USA Outdoors (47.70m/156-6)7th at NCAA Outdoors (50.22m/164-9)Pac-10 Championships runner-up (50.92m/167-1)1st at Oregon Twilight (53.04m/174-0)1st at Oregon Invitational (51.58m/169-3)ranked #8 in U.S. and #3 among American collegiansbest of 53.04m/174-0.
2000: 8th in qualifying flight at U.S. Olympic Trials (47.84m/156-11)best of 48.20m/158-2.