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  Tara Ross
Tara Ross

Player Profile
Hometown:
Mission Viejo, CA

High School:
Mission Viejo

Height:
5-7

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
02/01/1988

2009 - Won the javelin against USC with a lifetime-best throw of 166-1 ... Runner-up finisher at the UCSD Triton Invite (156-0) and RJ/JJK Invite (153-5) ... Cal/Nevada runner-up in the javelin (156-7) ... Ben Brown Invite javelin champion (160-0).

2008 - Finished sixth at the West Regional (154-5) ... Placed seventh at Pac-10s (155-6) ... Against USC, finished second (154-7) ... UCSD Triton Invite champion (152-7) ... Won the UCLA Invite with a lifetime-best throw of 162-9 (No. 9 all-time at UCLA).

2007 - Finished eighth at the West Region Championships (152-5) ... Was fourth at Pac-10s (149-8) ... Won the javelin against USC with a lifetime-best throw of 153-8 ... Also finished first at the UCLA Invite (150-4) ... Was third at the Cal/Nevada Championships (147-1).

High School - Three-year letterwinner in track, two-year winner in soccer and one-year winner in softball ... Won the 2005 CIF-SS Division I discus title ... CA State Meet finalist in 2005 (9th) ... Placed third in the javelin at the National Junior Olympics in 2005 ... 2006 Orange County Championships runner-up in the discus ... Placed third in the disc at the 2006 CIF-SS Division I Championships ... 2006 Junior Olympic javelin runner-up ... Team captain in 2006 ... 2004 Best Field Performer and Scholar Athlete ... All-American in the javelin and discus ... In 2005, earned first-team All-CIF and second-team All-State honors ... Set frosh/soph shot put and discus records ... Has prep bests of 137-8 in the javelin, 137-0 in the disc and 36-3.50 in the shot.

Personal - Born February 1, 1988 in Torrance, CA ... Daughter of Stan and Teri Ross ... Has one brother, Erik ... Political Science major.

Ross' Best Marks
Javelin - 166-1
Discus - 137-0
Shot Put - 36-3.50


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