Women's Track

 

  Margaret Riseborough
Margaret  Riseborough

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Oak Bluffs, Mass.

High School:
Martha's Vineyard Regional HS

Height:
5-10

Event:
Throws


Riseborough's Career Performance List & PRs

As a junior in 2015-2016: Outdoor: Placed fourth in the shot put (39 feet, 4 inches) and third in the hammer throw (142 feet, 10 inches) at the Minuteman Invitational (4/16) … Placed fourth in the hammer throw at the UMass Tri-Meet (4/9) with a 146 foot, 8 inch throw ... Qualified for New Englands with a second place, 40 foot, 8.75 inch throw in the shot put, and placed fourth in the discus at 120 feet, 2 inches at the CCSU Invitational (4/2) Indoor: Placed seventh in the shot put at the New England Championship (2/27) with a 41 foot, 8.75 inch throw ... Placed seventh in the shot put at the A-10 Championships (2/21) with a 42 foot, 1.50 inch throw ... Placed seventh in the weight throw and third in the UMass record books with a 52 foot, 8.25 inch throw at the Joe Donahue Games (1/22) that qualified her for the ECAC ... Placed sixth in the shot put at 40 feet. 2.75 inches and set fifth best UMass mark in the weight throw to place second at the Beantown Challenge (1/16) with a 50 foot, 7.25 inch throw ... Placed fifth in the shot put at the Yale Invite (1/9) with a 41 foot, 8.5 inch toss as well as fifth in the weight throw with a New Englands-qualfiying 49 foot, 6.5 inch throw
As a sophomore in 2015: Outdoor: Competed in shot put at the NEICAAA Outdoor Championships with a distance of 42-feet, 3.25-inches (5/7) ... Finished sixth in shot put with a mark of 42-feet, 2-inches at the Atlantic 10 Championships (5/2) ... Also competed in discus (114-3) and hammer throw (123-7)(5/2) ... At the UMass Pre-Conference Meet, placed first in women's shot put throwing 43-feet, 3-inches and a new season best (4/25) ... Took fifth in hammer throw (134-8)(4/25) ... Won shot put at the Holy Cross Invitational, with a distance of 42-feet, 8.25-inches (4/18) ... At the UMass Invitational, took second in shot put (40-2)(4/11) ... Took first in shot put at the UMass Women's Minuteman Track Meet with a throw of 41-feet, 4.25-inches (4/3) ... Finished sixth in discus with a distance of 113-feet, 7-inches and seventh in hammer throw (128-8)(4/3). Indoor:Competed in the New England Indoor Championships finishing ninth in shot put with a throw of 40-feet, 11.75-inches (2/27) ... Also competed in weight throw with a distance of 44-feet, 10.25-inches (2/27) ... Claimed bronze in women's shot put, setting a personal record of 43-feet, 3.75-inches at the Atlantic 10 Championships (2/21) ... Took fifth in weight through with a new personal record of 49-feet, 8.25-inches (2/21) ... Placed third in shot put at the Coaches Tribute (43-0.25)(2/7) ... Also took ninth in weight throw (45-9.25)(2/7) ... Competed in women's weight throw at the John Thomas Terrier Invitational (47-0.75)(1/30) ... Placed sixth in shot put and set a new personal record, throwing 42-feet, 3.25-inches (1/30) ... Placed seventh in shot put at Joe Donahue Games (41-2.25)(1/23) ... Also competed in weight throw (41-11.5)(1/23) ... Finished seventh at the Beantown Challenge in weight throw (46-10) and shot put (41-10.75)(1/17) ... Placed sixth in shot put at Yale Invitational (40-7)(1/10) ... Also competed in weight throw (43-5.75)(1/10).

As a freshman in 2014: Outdoor:
Threw as season-best mark in women's shot put at the New England Championships and placed fourth with a distance of 40-feet, 5-inches (5/10) ... Placed eighth in shot put at the Atlantic 10 Championships with a throw of 39-feet, 10.75-inches (5/4) ... Tied for second at the UNH Pre-Conference Meet in shot put, throwing 39-feet, 10-inches (4/26) ... Had a second place finish in shot put at the Minuteman Invitational (4/12)(39-0.5) and finishing third at the Holy Cross Invitational (4/19)(39-2.5) ... Saw action in discus at the Minuteman Invitational where she threw 100-feet, 9-inches (4/12) ... Placed seventh overall in discus at the UConn Invitational (4/5)(95-10) ... Also competed in hammer and placed eighth at the UConn Invitational with a distance of 121-feet, 10-inches (4/5).Indoor: Competed in the weight throw in five meets, posting UMass' top-two throws of the season ... Logged a season-best mark of 47-3.5 to take eighth at the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/23) ... Took sixth in the event at the Harvard Invitational (2/1) with a mark of 42-9 ... Placed eighth at the Sorlien Invitational (1/18) with a distance of 42-11.75 ... Threw the shot put a season-best 41-.5 at the New England Championship (3/1) ... Took sixth in the event at the Yale Invitational (39-11.25) ... Placed eighth at the Harvard Invitational (2/1) (37-1.75).

Before the University of Massachusetts:

Personal: Planning to major in Communications.

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    Event Calendar

    May 7
    at Atlantic 10 Championship (Day 1) 9:00 AM
    May 8
    at Atlantic 10 Championship (Day 2) 9:00 AM
    May 13
    at New England Championships (Day 1) 12:00 PM
    May 14
    at New England Championships (Day 2) 12:00 PM
    May 26
    at NCAA East Preliminary Championships (Day 1) 10:00 AM
    May 27
    at NCAA East Preliminary Championships (Day 2) 10:00 AM
    May 28
    at NCAA East Preliminary Championships (Day 3) 10:00 AM
    June 8
    at NCAA Championships (Day 1) 9:00 AM
    June 9
    at NCAA Championships (Day 2) 9:00 AM
    June 10
    at NCAA Championships (Day 3) 9:00 PM
    June 11
    at NCAA Championships (Day 4) 9:00 AM
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