Heather Hawes
Heather Hawes
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Nipomo, Calif.
High School: Nipomo HS
Position: Throws

UC Santa Barbara
Competed in Discuss Throw and Shot Put at Big West Championships… Posted personal bests in Shot Put and Hammer Throw at Cal Poly placing 3rd in both…Recorded farthest throw in discuss at Riverside placing 5th.

High School
Hawes was MVP for Nipomo High School as a senior...Named Female Thrower of the Year as a sophomore and junior...Captained the track and field team her junior and senior year.

Daughter of Mary and John Hawes, stepmother is Darlene Hawes...Has one sister, Chelsea King...Majoring in Politcal Science...Chose UCSB because of the track team's commitment...Enjoys cooking and baking in her free time...Favorite movies are old classics...Listens to country...Favorite book is "Candle in Darkness"...Favorite athlete is Stephanie Browntrafton.

Collegiate Career
Shot Put: 12.09m (Cal Poly, 4/28/2012)
Discuss Throw: 41.48m (Riverside, 3/10/2012)
Hammer Throw: 39.87m (Cal Poly, 4/28/2012)