OU Track and Field BIO
Jenny Carmichael
Player Profile:
Jenny Carmichael 1373344
Position: Throws
Height: 5'10"
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Tulsa, Okla.

• 2017 Big 12 Outdoor Scorer (Discus) 

OU Indoor Collegiate Bests
Weight Throw: 48-06.25 (14.79m), 2017

OU Outdoor Collegiate Bests
Discus: 163-02 (49.74m), 2017

2017
(Outdoor)
  Finished eighth in the discus at the Big 12 Championship with a personal best mark of 163-02 (49.74m) ... Finished eighth in the college section of the discus at the Penn Relays with a mark of 157-1 (47.88m)... Competed in the discus at the John Jacobs Invitational, but did not record a mark... Finished seventh (fifth among college competitors) in the discus at the Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational with a mark of 152-11 (46.61m)... Placed eighth in the discus B section at the Texas Relays with a mark of 155-02 (47.30m)... Finished eighth (sixth among college athletes) in the discus at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a mark of 156-09 (47.77m). (Indoor) Finished 16th in the weight throw at the Big 12 Indoor Championship with a personal best throw of 48-06.25 (14.79m)... Finished 18th in the weight throw at the J.D. Martin Invitational with a personal best distance of 44-11.50 (13.70m)... Finished sixth in the weight throw at the Sooner Opener with a distance of 43-05.75 (13.25m). 
2016
(Outdoor) Placed ninth in the discus at the Big 12 Championship with a personal best mark of 158-6.00 (48.32m)... Finished 10th in the discus at the Payton Jordan Invitational with a mark of 147-06.00 (44.95m)... Placed eighth in the discus at the John Jacobs Invitational with a mark of 154-01.00(46.96m)... Finished eighth in the discus at the Battle on the Bayou with a mark of 153-11.00 (46.91m)... Finished sixth in the discus at the Texas Relays with a mark of 150-11.00(46.00m)... Placed 11th in the discus at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a personal best mark of 155-5.00.

2015
(Outdoor)
Finished 11th in the discus throw at the John Jacobs Invitational with a throw of 138-8 (42.26m)... Threw for 137-07 (41.95m) in the discus throw at the Baylor Invitational.

2013
(Outdoor) 
Threw for 143-600 (43.75) for a 13th place finish at the Big 12 Championships...Recorded a career-best throw of 154-4.00 (47.05) at the North Texas Classic to finish fifth in the field...Threw 150-7 (45.90m) to finish fourth in the discus field at the John Jacobs Invitational...Made her collegiate debut with a throw of 144-10 (44.15m) in the discus competition at the Tulsa Duels to finish fourth overall.

High School
Attended Holland Hall... Selected a discus and shot put All-American...Captained Holland Hall's track team her junior and senior year (2011, 12)...Four-year letterwinner at Holland Hall High School...Four-time SPC Conference Champion in the discus (2009-2012) - claiming the title each year she competed at Holland...Took home the championship title in two events in 2010 with a winning shot put throw a the SPC Conference Championship meet in addition to her continuous streak in the discus...A Three-time selection to the All-SPC Conference team for her performance in the shot put...Holland Hall's school record holder in both the shot put (40-01) and discus (139-11)...Broke her own record in back-to-back years (2011, 12) to hold the SPC discus Conference Record...Valedictorian of her graduating class at Holland...Named a National Merit Finalist and Coca-Cola Scholar...Selected as a two-time FCA Athlete of the Month...Selected as the 2011-12 Playing with Purpose award winner for the South Region.

Off the track
Three-time Academic All-Big first-team selection ... Earned her bachelor's degree in chemical engineering accelerated in May 2016 ... Graduated summa cum laude ... FInished undergraduate work as a three-time President's Honor Roll (4.00 GPA) selection ... Also was named to the Dean's Honor Roll five times(3.50-3.99 GPA) ... Began work on a master's degree in global affairs ... Named Outstanding Senior Woman at OU in fall of 2015, first OU student-athlete to earn that award ... Also became first OU student-athlete named to the OU Homecoming Court in the fall of 2015 ... Also named to the 2015-16 of PE-ET, a student honorary society ... Named as a Big Woman on Campus ... Served as president of the OU Student-Athlete Advisory Committee in 2015-16 ... Received the Sooner Oath Award in 2014 ... Awarded by SAAC to the male and female student-athlete who best represent the SAAC Sooner Oath.

Personal
Daughter of Curt and Janet Carmichael...Has two older brothers - Christopher and John.

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