UND Roster

2019-20 Track and Field Roster

Alesis Juntunen

Throws


Class Freshman
Hometown Bruceville, TX
High School Lorena
Bio

TFRRS

AS A FRESHMAN:

  • Finished 14th overall in shot put at the ACC Championships with a mark of 13.42m
  • Set a PR in the shot put (13.64 meters) at the Jesse Owens Classic
  • During the outdoor season, notched a personal best in the shot put (13.30 meters) at the Louisville Invitational
  • Posted a PR hammer throw effort of 39.73 meters at the Victor Lopez Classic
  • Established a PR in the weight throw (15.22 meters) to finish in sixth place in the event at the Alex Wilson Invitational
  • Placed seventh in the shot put (12.73 meters) at the Gene Edmonds Open
  • Broke into the top 10 in the shot put with a sixth-place throw of 11.30 meters at the Blue and Gold Invitational

PREP AND PERSONAL:

  • Graduated from Lorena High School
  • Four-time district shot put champion, each year of high school
  • Area shot put champion as a freshman
  • Attended the Games of Texas twice and was a two-time shot put gold medalist
  • Daughter of Thomas and Tiffanie Juntunen
  • Has one brother, Memphis, and a sister, Cadence