Cassidy Cleland
Cassidy Cleland
Year: Senior
Hometown: Reedsville, Ohio
High School: Eastern Local High School
Position: Throws
Events: Throws

2016-17 Season
Outdoor: Opened the outdoor season at the UNCW Seahawk Invitational in the hammer throw where she placed eighth with a throw of 46.05m, also competed in the discus where she finished with an 11th-place finish with a throw of 36.84m… At the Ohio Cherry Blossom Invitational, placed sixth in the hammer throw after reaching 44.84m and placed sixth in the discus after throwing a 35.74m… Placed second in the hammer throw at the Denison Big Red Invitational after recording a throw of 38.12m… Wrapped up the season with two personal-best performances at the Akron – Campbell Wright Open in the discus (38.58m) and in the hammer throw (48.39m)… Named to the Academic All-MAC Outdoor Track Team.
Indoor: Started the indoor season at the Marshall Opener earning a third-place finish in the weight throw with her throw reaching 15.73m, a personal-best… Placed fifth in the weight throw at the YSU College Invite with a throw reaching 15.25m… Finished the season at the MAC Championships in the weight throw where she recorded a throw of 14.87m to place 20th… Named to the Academic All-MAC Indoor Track Team.

2015-2016 Season
Outdoor: Recorded her season and personal best discus throw at the Ohio Cherry Blossom Invitational reaching 38.18m and placed 11th… Recorded another season and personal best in the hammer throw at the Ohio Open reaching 47.99m and taking fourth place.
Indoor: Started her sophomore season with three top 10 finishes in the weight throw at the Marshall Opener (14.69m to place seventh), at the Kent State Doug Raymond Invite (13.86m to place 10th) and at the SPIRE North Coast Indoor T & F Open (14.27m to place fifth).

2014-2015 Season
Outdoor: Finished fourth at the Redhawk Invitational in the javelin throw with a mark of 25.94m… Placed fifth in the javelin throw at the Ball State Cardinal Invitational with a mark of 28.94m Placed third at the Ohio Open in the discus throw with a career-best mark of 37.64m Placed third at the Ohio Cherry Blossom Invitational in the discus throw with a mark of 36.94m.
Indoor: Placed 10th in the weight throw at the Chipotle Marshall Invitational with a mark of 13.25m… Set a career-best mark of 13.91m in the weight throw at the Thundering Herd Invitational.

Personal: Daughter of Charles and Heather Cleland… Has one brother, Bret, and one sister, Jessica… Majoring in Political Science and plans to attend law school.