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Angelica Howard
Angelica Howard

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mobile, Ala.

High School:
St. Paul's Episcopal

Event:
Throws



05/15/2014

Barnes Takes 3rd in Women's Hammer Throw on Day One at SEC Outdoor Championships

Alabama junior Nia Barnes set a new personal record

05/26/2012

Campbell Advances to NCAA Track & Field Championships

Crimson Tide to send five competitors to the NCAA Championships

05/23/2012

Track & Field Set for NCAA Regional Competition

Crimson Tide competes to qualify athletes for the NCAA Championships

05/17/2012

Track & Field Qualifies 13 for the NCAA East Region Preliminary Round

Crimson Tide qualifies eight members of its women's team and five of its men.

05/11/2012

Track & Field Scores Points in the Heptathlon and Hammer Throw

Eppinger, Holmes and Stowers all record points for the Crimson Tide

Career Bests
• Shot put - 50-9.5
• Weight throw - 65-1.5
• Hammer throw - 197-5

Accolades
• SEC Outdoor Champion, hammer throw (2009)
• All-SEC, hammer throw (2009)

Senior (2011-12)
Outdoor Season
Finished 25th in the hammer throw at the NCAA East Regional with a throw of 179-6 ... came in ninth in the hammer throw at the SEC Championships with a throw of 161-1 ... was 12th at the Drake Relays with a throw of 179-8 in the hammer throw ... marked a season-best 187-10 at the Spec Towns Invitational in the hammer throw to finish in sixth ... threw a 165-7 in the hammer throw at the Ole Miss Invitational to finish 12th ... came in third in hammer throw at Alabama Relays with a mark of 172-6 ... placed fourth in the hammer throw with a throw of 172-6 at the Bulls Invitational.

Indoor Season
Won weight throw at High Tide Qualifier with a career-best 65-1.5 ... set a 64-5.25 for third place in weight throw at SEC Championships ... came in third in weight throw at Texas A&M Invitational by clearing 62-5 ... threw a 63-2 mark in the weight throw to finish sixth at the New Balance Invitational ... placed third in weight throw with a throw of 61-1.5 at the Crimson Tide Indoor Opener.

Senior (2010-11)
Outdoor Season
Had the farthest hammer throw of the season for Alabama at the Alabama Relays where she finished second with a throw of 186-2 ... was 14th in the hammer throw at the SEC Championships with a mark of 160-8 and 11th in the shot put with a 46-9.5 throw ... was fifth in the shot put at the Alabama Relays (46-1.5) and the Mississippi Open (45-6.25) shot put.

Indoor Season
Did not compete.

Junior (2009-10)
Did not compete due to injury.

Sophomore (2008-09)
Finished eighth in the shot put (48-3 1/4) and 12th in the weight throw (49-4 1/4) at the SEC Indoor Championships...improved the previous year's best throw by over six feet with a throw of 58-9 1/2 in the weight throw at the Alex Wilson Invitational ranking fifth in the SEC...recorded an indoor season-best throw of 50-4 3/4 in the shot put at the LSU Twilight Invitational to rank sixth in the SEC...SEC Champion in the hammer throw (195-10) and sixth in the shot put (50-2 1/2) at the SEC Outdoor Championships...placed 18th in the hammer throw (175-9) and 27th in the shot put (47-6 1/4) at the Mideast Regional...improved the previous year's best throw by two feet with a throw of 50-9 1/2 in the shot put at the Ole Miss Invitational to rank sixth in the SEC... improved the previous year's best throw by nearly 40 feet with a throw of 197-5 in the hammer throw at the Volunteer Track Classic to rank second in the SEC...claimed multiple titles in 2009 including the hammer throw at the Ole Miss Invitational, Volunteer Track Classic and SEC Championship.

Freshman (2007-08)
Competed in four events for Alabama, two indoor and three outdoor...led the team in the shot put and 20-lb. weight throw indoors...recorded a personal-best throw of 48-9 1/2 in the shot put at the SEC Indoor Championships to place seventh...threw the 20-lb. weight 54-4 at the Tyson Invitational...recorded a ninth place finish in the 20-lb. weight throw at the SEC Indoor Championships...was Alabama's leading shot put thrower during the outdoor season...threw the discus 122-0 at the Stanford University Invitational...posted a throw of 158-2 in the hammer throw at the Vanderbilt Invitational...finished in fifth place in the shot put at the SEC Outdoor Championships with a throw of 48-3 1/2...her throw of 48-9 1/2 in the shot put was the eighth farthest in the SEC indoors...her throw of 48-3 1/2 in the shot put was the seventh farthest in the SEC outdoors.

Prep and Personal
Helped lead St. Paul's to two consecutive indoor State Championships and two consecutive outdoor State Championships...team went undefeated in 2007...2006 State Champion in the discus and Runner-up in the shot put...2007 State Champion in the discus and shot put...school record holder in the shot put and discus...named to the All-County team...named Female Athlete of the Year at St. Paul's...took part in the 2004 Junior Olympics in the 4x100m relay...earned a first place finish in three events at the Sports Festival from 2003-2005...named Junior Class President...also competed in volleyball...Parents: Andrew and Angela Howard...Sibling: Andrew...Birthday: January 17, 1989...Majoring in Communication Studies.