University of Iowa Athletics
Throws

Nia Britt

Class RS Sr.
Hometown Sherman Oaks, Calif
High School Notre Dame High

2020 — Indoor – did not compete.

2019 — Indoor – placed fourth in shot put with a collegiate-best 54-11 1/2 (16.75m) at B1G Championships… that mark ranks second all-time at Iowa… placed third in shot put at Larry Wieczorek Invite (53-1 1/2, 16.19m)… won shot put (52-10 3/4, 16.12m) and placed second in weight throw with a collegiate-best 61-4 3/4 (18.71m) at Black & Gold Premier… the weight throw mark ranks fifth all-time at Iowa… placed fourth in weight throw at Hawkeye Invite (60-1 1/4, 18.32m) and second in shot put at Frank Sevigne Invite (53-0 1/4, 16.16m)… Iowa’s B1G Sportsmanship Award winner… Outdoor – placed 17th in shot put at NCAA Championships (53-0, 16.15m), earning honorable mention All-America honors… placed sixth in hammer throw with a collegiate-best 200-1 (60.99m) and seventh in shot put (52-1 1/4, 15.88m) at B1G Championships… the hammer throw mark ranks third all-time at Iowa… placed seventh in shot put with a collegiate-best 55-7 3/4 (16.96m) and 25th in hammer throw (193-0, 58.83m) at NCAA West Preliminary… the shot put mark ranks second all-time at Iowa… placed second in hammer throw at Sun Angel Classic  (189-2, 57.65m) and sixth at Baldy Castillo Invite (186-2, 56.74m)… placed fifth in shot put at Beach Invite (54-1 3/4, 16.50m)… letterwinner.

2018 — Indoor – placed third in shot put with a season-best 51-10 1/2 (15.81m) at Meyo Invite… that mark ranks second all-time at Iowa…. posted season best in weight throw at Tyson Invite (56-5 3/4, 17.21m)… competed in shot put at Big Ten Championships (50-0 1/2, 15.25m), Tyson Invite (47-9 1/4, 14.56m) and Black & Gold Premier (47-5, 14.45m)… competed in weight throw at Wieczorek Invite (55-7 1/2, 16.95m) and Big Ten Championships (55-0, 16.76m)… Outdoor – placed fourth in shot put with a season-best 54-2 1/2 (16.52m) at Big Ten Championships… competed in shot put at NCAA West Preliminary (51-0, 15.54m)… placed sixth in shot put (50-0, 15.24m) and competed in hammer throw (178-3, 54.35m) at Drake Relays… placed sixth in hammer throw at Musco Twilight (178-4, 54.37m)… letterwinner.

2017 — Indoor – placed second in shot put at Hawkeye Invite (46-2 3/4, 14.09m), sixth at at Larry Wieczorek Invite (45-10, 13.97m) and seventh at Black & Gold Premier (45-8, 13.92m)… Outdoor – placed fourth in shot put with a season-best 49-0 1/4 (14.94m) at Drake Relays… placed fifth in shot put at Jim Click Shootout (47-8 1/2, 14.54m), won event at Musco Twilight (47-6 1/2, 14.49m), placed 15th at Big Ten Championships (46-9 1/2, 14.26m) and 11th at Mt. SAC Relays (46-9, 14.25m)… letterwinner.

2016 — Track – redshirted… Indoor – placed third in shot put (44-11 3/4, 13.71m) and seventh in weight throw (47-1, 14.35m) at Iowa Duals while competing unattached… Outdoor – placed second in shot put at Jim Duncan Invite (42-3 1/4, 12.88m) while competing unattached… won shot put (48-6, 14.78m) and placed sixth in hammer throw (158-9, 48.40m) at Musco Twilight while competing unattached.

Britt’s Collegiate Bests
Event Mark Meet Date
Shot Put (O) 55-7 3/4 (16.96m) at NCAA West Preliminary 5/25/19
Weight Throw (I) 61-4 3/4 (18.71m) Black & Gold Premier 1/26/19
Hammer Throw (O) 200-1 (60.99m) at B1G Championships 5/10/19