Omaha Track & Field BIO
Anna Edet
Player Profile:
Anna Edet 2361441
Position: Throws
Height: 5'9"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Elkhorn, Neb.
High School: Elkhorn
Personal Bests
Shot Put: 42-00 3/4 (12.82) at USD Last Chance Meet, 2/17/17
Weight Throw: 53-05 3/4 (16.30) at USD Last Chance Meet, 2/17/17

Shot Put:  41-06 1/2 (12.66) at Tulsa Duels, 3/18/17
Discus:  117-01 (35.69) at Kip Janvrin Open, 4/27/17
Hammer Throw:  158-09 (48.39) at Nebraska Invitational, 5/6/17

2016-17 (Sophomore)
Indoors, had the Mavericks' top marks in both throwing events…had a personal best of 42-00 ¾ in the shot put at the USD Last Chance Meet (Feb. 17)…in the same meet, also had a PR of 53-05 ¾ in the weight throw, one of four PRs in the event that season…outdoors, had UNO's top mark and a personal best of 158-09 in the hammer throw at the Nebraska Invitational (May 6), beating her previous PR by more than 10 feet…also had the Mavericks' top mark and a personal best of 41-06 ½ in the shot put at the Tulsa Duels (March 18)…had a PR of 117-01 in the discus at the Kip Janvrin Open (April 27).

2015-16 (Freshman)
Indoors, had a personal record and team-high in the weight throw at the Nebraska Tune-Up (Feb. 19) with a mark of 49-07 ¼…recorded a personal best in the shot put with a throw of 39-09 ¼ at the Jim Emmerich/Alumni Invitational (Jan. 22)…placed top eight in the weight throw three times placing sixth at the K-State Winter Invitational (Dec. 12), seventh at the KSU Wildcat Invitational (Jan. 9), and eighth at the Jack Jennett Invitational (Jan. 30)...outdoors, had Omaha's top mark in the hammer throw with a personal best toss of 146-03 at the Summit League Championship (May 12)…the distance ranks seventh best in UNO history…set a PR in the hammer throw in all four times she competed in the event…had a personal best shot put mark of 39-01 ¾ at the Long Beach Invitational (April 16)…also had a PR of 110-04 in the discus at the John Jacobs Invitational (April 23)...a member of the Summit League Academic Honor Roll.

Before UNO
Lettered for all four years for Elkhorn High School…as a senior in 2014-15, finished fifth in the shot put and eighth in the discus as the state championship…broke the Elkhorn HS girls shot put record with a throw of 43-03 ¾…helped the Antlers to a district championship and third in the conference meet.

Born Jan. 18, 1997…daughter of Essien and Lisa Edet…has two sisters, Cassie and Lauren…undecided on a major.
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