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Joy Nameth

Career Performances

Career Honors

• 2008 Second-Team All-Patriot League (Indoor: Shot Put)

Career-Best Marks

Shot Put 44'4-1/4" (13.52m)

Weight Throw 49'10-1/2" (15.20m)

Discus 130'9" (39.86m)

Hammer 152'7" (46.51m)

Javelin 111'3" (33.91m)

In the Navy Record Books

• Shot Put - Indoor (7th - 13.52m; 10th - 13.34m)


• Scored in the weight throw in the Patriot League Indoor Championships with a sixth-place throw of 49'10½'' - a career best

• Placed seventh in the shot put at the indoor league championship

• Finished fourth in the shot put and weight throw at the indoor Star Meet

• Scored in the outdoor league championships with a fifth-place showing in the shot put

• Placed eighth in the outdoor league championships in the discus throw

• Finished third in the discus throw at the Kloiber Invite

• Posted a season-best 111'3'' javelin throw in the outdoor league championship

• Won the javelin throw event at the outdoor Navy Lidlifter


• Ranked among team's top throwers for second-straight year

• At the indoor league meet, took fifth in the weight throw courtesy of a career-best 49'5-3/4" toss

• Added another scoring effort at the outdoor league meet, placing third in the discus

• Uncorked a 130'9" PR toss to finish in scoring position at that meet

• Took seventh in the shot put at the indoor league championship

• Established career-bests in both the hammer and javelin at the Morgan State Legacy Meet


• Made an immediate impact as a first-year thrower, leading team's shot put efforts

• Placed second in the shot put at the indoor league meet with career-best 44'4-1/4" toss

• Finished as runner-up in the shot put during indoor Star Meet victory

• Took seventh in the shot put at the outdoor league championship

High School:

• A 2007 graduate of North Park High School in Walden, Colo.

• Three-sport athlete, earning four letters in track

• Team won district title her junior year, regional crown the following year in '07

• Two-time first-team all-conference forward on basketball team

• All-State Honorable Mention as outside hitter on volleyball team


• Full name is Joy Ruth Nameth

• Daughter of Ivan Leroy Edmonds Jr. and Polly Ann Leroy

• Born May 27, 1988 in Pueblo, Colo.

• Majoring in ocean engineering

• Named to Commandant's List after spring of sophomore year

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