Tara Park
Tara  Park

RS Freshman

Pleasanton Calif.

High School:
Amador Valley




59 Nevada athletes earn MW Scholar-Athlete Award

Record 730 MW student-athletes honored


59 Nevada athletes earn MW Scholar-Athlete Award

Record 730 MW student-athletes honored


King receives inaugural Inspiration Award at The Wolfies

Tribute highlights celebration of Wolf Pack students, athletically and academically.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN INDOOR (2014-15) – Recorded a top-10 finish in the weight throw with a PR toss of 15.21m at the Bronco Invitational (1/24) … also competed in the shot put during the indoor season with her best throw of 11.57m coming at the Boise State Team Challenge (2/14)

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN OUTDOOR (2014-15) – Posted the ninth-best discus mark in outdoor program history at the Mountain West Outdoor Championships with a mark of 46.16m (151’5”), finishing in 10th place … placed second in the discus with a mark of 45.22m (148’4”) at the Bulldog Invitational (4/25) … collected five top-10 finishes in the discus … set a new PR with a toss of 50.30m (165’) in the hammer throw at the MW Outdoor Championships (5/15)

FRESHMAN INDOOR (2013-14) - Did not compete (redshirt)

FRESHMAN OUTDOOR (2013-14) – Did not compete (redshirt)

HIGH SCHOOL - Attended Amador Valley High School in Pleasanton Calif. ... Earned three varsity letters in Track/Field and three in equestrian ... Competed in the discus and shot put events ... Top mark in discus was 126'5'' and a 33'3 in shot put ... All-East Bay Athletic League in the discus in 2012 ... Ranked No.4 on Amador Valley's All-Time Discus List and No. 7 on the school's shot put list

PERSONAL - Sang in the choir for three years ... Was a sports editor in the journalism department her senior year ... Ranked Top-Five in a national sports writing contest ... Loves to work out ... Chose Nevada because of the campus and journalism program ... Lists favorite sports moment as competing in the state track meet her junior and senior years ... Lists role model as Jessica Ennis ... Daughter of Thom and Karen Park ... Has an older sister, Kaitlin

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