University of Iowa Athletics
Throws

Micaela Haight

Class Fr.
Hometown Iowa City, Iowa
High School West

2014 — Track – Big Ten distinguished scholar… academic all-Big Ten.

2012 — Track – did not compete.

2011 — Indoor – posted collegiate-best shot put (45-9, 13.94m) at Iowa State Classic, which ranks ninth all-time at Iowa… runner-up in shot put at Iowa Invite (45-1 1/2, 13.83m), Jack Johnson Classic (44-11 3/4, 13.71m) and Iowa Open (44-3 1/4, 13.49m)… Outdoor – did not compete… letterwinner.

High School — three-time shot put state champion, earning all-state honors… team won three state titles… earned all-state discus honors… two-time conference shot put champion… won 2010 Drake Relays shot put title (44-3 1/2)… member of the state runner-up soccer team in 2009… also played volleyball… National Honor Society member… coached by high school Mike Parker, Brad Weimer and Peggy Steva.

Personal — born March 31, 1992… daughter of Mike and Polly Haight… father is former University of Iowa football player… uncle Dave also competed on the Hawkeye football team… her sister, Danica, competed on the University of Michigan track and field team… elementary education major.

Haight’s Collegiate Bests

Event Mark Meet  Date
Shot Put (I) 45-9 (13.94m) at Iowa State Classic 2/12/11