Meredith Mill, men's 4x100-meter relay collect wins
Track posts two top-5 finishes
Five register top-10 finishes
Program hosts final home meet of the season
Gamecock Open competition set to begin at 12:30 p.m.
2012: NCAA East Preliminary participant...Indoors, competed in the shot put and weight throw...in the shot put, recorded a top mark of 45-10.50 (13.98m) at the Tiger Paw Invitational to place sixth...competed at the SEC Indoor Championships in the shot put, placing 14th in the prelims and the weight throw finishing 20th after hurling her season-best 48-03.50 (14.72m)...Outdoors, competed in the shot put...finished fourth at the Shamrock Invitational, throwing a season best 48-06.75 (14.80m) and second at Bob Pollack...competed at the SEC Outdoor Championships, scoring for the Gamecocks by placing eighth...competed at the NCAA East Preliminary meet...also competed in the hammer throw and discus at the Shamrock Invitational.
2011: Indoors, competed in two meets as an unattached athlete ... had a top mark of 39-05.25 (12.02m) in the shot put at the Gamecock Indoor Open ... had a top weight throw mark of 45-02.50 (13.78m) ... Outdoors, competed unattached in the shot put, hammer throw and discus ... had top marks of 37-04.50 (11.39m) in the shot put, 131-11 (40.22m) in the hammer throw and 138-07 (42.24m) in the discus throw.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-time state qualifier ... 2010 South Carolina state champion in the shot put ... top marks of 125-6 in the discus and 42-01.50 in the shot put ... won the shot put and discus at the USATF State Junior Olympics ... Region champion in the shot put and runner up in the discus ... also played volleyball and basketball ... younger sister of former Gamecock All-American Precious Akins.