2017-18 Women's Track & Field
Cheri'A Adams Sprints/Jumps
Amanda Anderson Distance
Courtney Anderson Distance
Genavieve Baklund Thrower
Jada Barker Sprints
Christa Benson Multi/Hurdles
Libby Christenson Sprints/Jumps/Hurdles
Carissa Decko Distance
Analise Fabre Sprints/Jumps
Regan Grube Thrower
Ashley Herdering Distance
Brittny Hillstrom Distance
Autumn Huju Distance
Kelsey Hurley Sprints/Jumps
Madison Kealy Distance
Ashley Kinnard Mid-Distance/Distance
Molly O'Neil Thrower
Savanah Olson Thrower
Sarone Paulzine Distance
Ellen Peterson Mid-Distance/Distance
Kristen Petron Sprinter
Anna Scapanski Sprints/Jumps
Becky Schroeder HJ/Sprints
Venice Stewart Sprints
Allyna Storms Mid-Distance/Distance
Ellen Teiken Mid-Distance/Distance
Samara Tobeck Thrower
Aneesa Tucker Mid-Distance/Jumps
Samantha Velde Thrower
Sharnea Witt Distance
Cassidy Ziegler Jumps/Sprints
Full Roster
Samantha Velde

Samantha Velde

EVENTS Thrower
HOMETOWN Fergus Falls, Minn.

2017-18 (Sr): Set personal record mark in the discus (117-01) at the UND Indoor Open on Jan. 27, 2018... Ended with two top-10 finishes in the weight throw during the indoor season... Participated in the discus, hammer throw and javelin at the Ron Masanz Classic on April 28, 2018.

2015-16 (Jr):
Set indoor personal-best shot put and weight throws... Had two runner-up weight throw finishes at the Twin Ports Invite (1/23/16) and the Yellowjacket Open (2/13/16)... Was named to the 2015-16 Winter NSIC All-Academic Team... Set the BSU Outdoor Hammer Throw record at the Holst Invitational (4/16/16) with a toss of 153-10.

2014-15 (So):
Set personal-bests in the outdoor discus, hammer and javelin throws.

2013-14 (Fr): Competed in several throwing events including the shot put, discus, hammer, weight throw, and javelin.

High School:
A 2013 graduate of Kennedy Secondary School... Received four letters each in tennis and track and field for the Otters.

Personal: Daughter of Thomas and Sarah Velde... Born May 23, 1995... Studying music educaion at BSU.

Indoor Career Bests:
Shot Put:
34-5 at Super 8 Open (1/16/16)
Weight Throw: 45-6.5 at Yellowjacket Open (2/13/16)
Discus: 117-01 at UND Indoor Open (1/27/18)

Outdoor Career Bests:
130-10 at NSIC Outdoor Track and Field Meet (5/14/16)
Hammer: 154-7 at Ron Masanz Classic (5/7/16)
Javelin: 118-9 at Northern Sun Conference Meet (5/9/15)