Event: Javelin (142-6)
Opened her sophomore season outdoors by throwing a seasonal best of 136 feet, 3 inches in a third-place finish in the javelin at the Louisiana Classics meet in Lafayette … Took fourth place at Arizona’s Jim Click Shootout with a series-best throw of 131-8 … Placed seventh at LSU’s Battle on the Bayou with a throw of 128-2 … Posted a top mark of 122-9 for 11th place at the LSU Alumni Gold … Competed in the college division of the women’s javelin at the 121st Penn Relays, throwing 121-10 for 25th place in the competition … Threw 133-9 for seventh place overall at the LSU Invitational in her season finale … Did not compete in the indoor season.
Kicked off her collegiate career by throwing a personal best of 142-6 in a fourth-place finish in the javelin at Louisiana Tech’s Jim Mize Invitational … Debuted at the SEC Outdoor Track & Field Championships by finishing in 15th place in the javelin competition, throwing a series-best of 134-6 in her first conference meet … Finished in 19th place in the college javelin at the Penn Relays with a throw of 128-0 … Placed third at the Hurricane Alumni Invitational (130-0) and fifth at the Battle on the Bayou (134-3) … Also threw the javelin at the LSU Alumni Gold (132-10) and LSU Invitational (136-6) during the 2014 outdoor season … Did not compete during the indoor season.
PRIOR TO LSU
Emerged as one of Louisiana’s top javelin recruits for the Class of 2013 following her silver-medal-winning performance at the 2012 Louisiana High School Athletics Association Class 5A Outdoor State Track & Field Championships held at LSU’s Bernie Moore Track Stadium … Scored the Class 5A state silver medal for Ruston High School by throwing a high school personal best of 137-7 in the state final … Qualified for the Class 5A state meet during her junior season after claiming the bronze medal with a third-place finish in the javelin with a throw of 126-10 at the 2012 LHSAA Region 1-5A Championships … Won the young women’s javelin title at the 2012 USA Track & Field Southern Association Junior Olympics held at Natchez High School in Natchez, Mississippi, following the end of her junior season at Ruston High School … Followed with a win in the young women’s javelin at the USATF Region 6 Championships to wrap up the 2012 outdoor season … Opened her senior season in 2013 by throwing 131-2 for third place at West Monroe’s Van Leigh Relays … Competed in Class 4A with Ruston High School during her sophomore season in 2011 … Earned a fifth-place finish in the javelin final at the 2011 LHSAA Class 4A Outdoor State Championships with a top throw of 116-7 at the state meet … Threw 129-1 to win the silver medal at the 2011 LHSAA Region 1-4A Championships during her sophomore season … Ended her sophomore season at Ruston high School with a seasonal-best mark of 133-0 to rank among the nation’s top javelin throwers in her classification.
Full name is Allison Faye Brasuell … Born on Nov. 13, 1994 … Parents are Scott and Bonnie Brasuell … Has one older sister, Jordyn, and two younger brothers, Christopher and Steven … Has maintained a 3.4 cumulative grade-point average during an outstanding prep career at Ruston High School … Majoring in child and family studies.