Gwen Steckel

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Slatington, Pa.

High School:
Northern Lehigh

Event:
Throws

Major:
Mathematics-Economics

Gwen Steckel

05/13/2013

Pena Shines at ECAC/IC4A Championships

Junior took second in the Hammer Throw

05/04/2013

Women Sit in Fourth After Day of PL Championship

Track and field championship update

04/26/2013

Track & Field Competes at Penn Relays and Lehigh Games

Field athletes post top finishes

04/21/2013

Track & Field Competes in Two Weekend Invitationals

Leopards invited to Larry Ellis, Moravian Invitational events

04/14/2013

Lafayette Throwers Continue Top Finishes

Rachel Pena sets two meet records at the Coach P Invitational

*Currently Ranks #2 in School history in the Discus, #6 in both the Hammer and 20lb Weight

2012-2013: Selected as one of the Women's Track & Field Captains.

2011-2012: Placed 4th in the Discus and 5th in the Hammer at the Outdoor Patriot League Championships...Qualified for the ECAC Championships in the Discus and the Indoor 20lb Weight Throw.

2010-2011: Placed 6th in the Hammer at the Outdoor Patriot League Championships while finishing 7th in the Discus...Qualified for ECAC ("Eastern") Championships in the Discus...Also competed at Penn Relays in the Discus...Won the Discus against Lehigh for the 2nd straight year.

2009-2010: Placed 6th in the Discus at the 2010 Outdoor Patriot League Championships...Won the Discus at the Lafayette v. Lehigh Dual...Ranked #3 in school history in the Discus...Shared team's Outstanding Freshman Award (2010). Earned a spot on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

High School: Qualified for the Pennsylvania State Championships in the Discus at a senior

Personal Bests:
Discus: 147' 7"
Hammer: 166' 2"
20lb Weight: 54' 4 ¼"
Shot Put: 37' 3 ½"

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