Leilani Salang
Leilani Salang
Year: So.
Hometown: Keizer, Ore.
High School: Blanchet Catholic
Events: Throws

CAREER RESULTS

2018-19: Indoor- made eight appearances during indoor season... finished in the top-3 in eight events, including four first place finishes... threw a personal-best in the shot put at 11.70m (38' 4.75") at the Wesleyan Invitational... threw a personal-best in the weight throw at 15.71m (51' 6.5") at the Tufts Qualifying Meet... outdoor- made 10 appearances during outdoor season... finished 10th overall at the NCAA DIII National Championships in the discus at 41.56m (136' 4")... had 11 first place finishes during season... set a new school record in the discus at 47.19m (154' 10") at the MIT Last Chance Meet... named the NEWMAC women's field athlete of the year after winning the hammer and discus at the NEWMAC Championships... threw a career-best 11.18m (36' 8.25") in the shot put at the NEWMAC Championships... threw a career-best in the hammer at 49.92m (163' 9") at the Navy Spring Meet

2017-18: Indoor- made six appearances during indoor season... finished in the top-5 in five events... threw a season-best in the weight throw at 15.16m (49' 9") at the Gordon Kelly Invitational... threw a season-best in the shot put at 11.38m (37' 4") at the Wheaton Invitational... outdoor- made nine appearances during outdoor season... finished in the top-3 in eight events, including three first place finishes... threw a season-best 41.82m (137' 2") in the discus at the New England DIII Championships

HIGH SCHOOL: captain and  2017 PacWest Conference Girls Field Athlete of the Year at Blanchet Catholic School ... was the Oregon 3A Girls Discus State Champion ... member of the National Honor Society ... also captain of the volleyball team and played basketball

PERSONAL: Management major ... her grandfather served in the Coast Guard for 25 years ... has two younger sisters Kalea and Maile ... daughter of Jorge, who served in the Coast Guard, and Gina Salang