Neimeier takes bronze at State in shot put
Submitted by crecord2010 on Tue, 05/13/2014 - 12:06pm
Vicki “Sam” Niemeier competed in the shot put on a wild card at the state track and field meet held at Mike A. Myers Stadium, University of Texas at Austin on May 9 and 10. Seeded sixth Niemeier reclaimed her position earning the bronze medal with a throw of 40-6.75.
Sam said, “When you come in as a wild card you just want to work harder to get your place back.”
Niemeier hit her personal best this year by 6.25 inches.
Sam will be attending University of Houston in Victoria to major in history and become a history teacher.
“I like history. It never really changes. Once you know it you know it,” she said.
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