Alyssa Zunino
Alyssa  Zunino

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Reno, Nev.

High School:
Galena HS

Event:
Javelin

Experience:
SR


07/28/2016

Six named to USTFCCCA All-Academic team

Squad also receives team honor

07/06/2016

Wolf Pack well represented on Spring Academic All-Mountain West team

Pack placed 87 on the spring list

05/24/2016

Nevada heads to NCAA Prelims

Seven making trip to qualify for championships

04/02/2016

High accomplishments for Nevada at UCLA Legends meet

Shifts in the record book for javelin and high jump

04/02/2016

High accomplishments for Nevada at UCLA Legends meet

Shifts in the record book for javelin, high jump, shot put

SENIOR OUTDOOR (2015-16) – Played a critical role in helping the Nevada javelin squad reach a top 10 national ranking … Claimed an eighth place finish at the Mountain West Championships … qualified for the NCAA West Region Preliminaries … logged a total of five top eight finishes during the season … claimed a season’s best finish at the Brutus Hamilton Open with a victory … compete in eight meets during the season

JUNIOR OUTDOOR (2014-15)
– Received a silver medal after placing second in the javelin with a mark of 45.67m (149’10”) at the MW Outdoor Championships (5/16), earning her All-MW outdoor honors and a spot to compete at NCAA preliminaries … recorded four top-10 finishes in the javelin this season

SOPHOMORE OUTDOOR (2013-14) - Finished in third place at the Aggie Open throwing the javelin 136'5" ... Finished in fifth in the javelin at the Sacramento State Distance Carnival throwing for 125'6" ... Recorded a fifth place finish at the Stanford Invitational with a javelin throw of 131'4" ... Finished fourth in the javelin throw at the Bryan Clay Invitational (131'5") ... Won a bronze medal at the Brutus Hamilton Open throwing the javelin 136'11" ... Earned a second place finish in the javelin throw at the Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational (144'4") ... Wrapped up the season with a sixth place finish at the MW Championships after reaching a mark of 139'6" in the javelin throw

FRESHMAN OUTDOOR (2012-13) - Opened up her collegiate career with a third place finish in the javelin at the UC Davis Aggie Open by throwing for a mark of 111'2" ... Finished fourth in the javelin at the Sacramento State Hornet Invitational ... Finished third at the PLNU Invitational & Multi-Meet with a javelin throw of 118'3" ... Finished seventh at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational in the javelin with a mark of 123'1" ... Competed at the MW Outdoor Championships ... Named to the spring Academic All-Mountain West team

HIGH SCHOOL - Attended Galena High School in Reno, Nev. ... Lettered four years in softball and three years in basketball ... Named Sierra League honorable mention in basketball and All-Region in softball in 2012

PERSONAL - Daughter of Greg Zunino and Kim Zunino ... Has a sibling, Rachel ... Father and sister both ran track and Chico State ... Enjoys painting, skiing, wakeboarding, and travelling ... Chose Nevada to be close to home ... List favorite sports figure as Steph Curry

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