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Valentina Muzaric
Valentina Muzaric

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Velika Gorica, Croatia

High School:
Gimnazija Zagreb

Last College:
Virginia Tech

Event:
Throws

Prior to Auburn: Spent the 2012 season at Virginia Tech ... Placed 14th in the shot put at the NCAA Outdoor Championships (53-3.5, 16.24m), earning second team All-America honors ... Earned All-ACC honors with a third place finish in the shot put at the ACC Championship (52-11, 16.13m) ... Qualified for the NCAA Championship with a sixth place finish at the NCAA East Prelims (53-7, 16.33m) ... Won the shot put at the Florida Relays with a season best effort of 55-2.25 (16.82m) ... Runner-up at Clemson's Tiger Qualifier (53-6.5, 16.32m) ... Took third at the UCF Invite (53-8.25, 16.36m) ... Redshirted the indoor season ... Competed unattached in the shot put, posting a season best mark of 53-8.5 (16.37m) at the VT Elite Meet ... Competed at 2012 European Championships and posted a long throw of 15.33m in the shot put.

High School: Attended Gimnazija Zagreb in Zagreb, Croatia ... Placed eighth in the shot put at the European Junior Championship in Tallin, Estonia in the July of 2011 ... Began throwing shot put in 2009 ... Member of Croatian National Team.

Personal: Born July 7, 1992 ... Daughter of Josip and Sanja Muzaric ... Has three siblings, Ivana, Gabriela and Putra ... Majoring in business.

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