2006: Threw hammer and discus outdoors... Career-best hammer throw, 150'1" at Indiana's Hayes Invitational, ranks fourth all-time on team... Competed in hammer throw at SEC Championships... Top discus throw of 128'10" came at Alabama Relays... Focused on weight throw indoors, setting a personal best of 49'5" at Middle Tennessee State Invitational... The effort moved Foster to third all-time among Commodores indoor weight throwers.
2005: Illness impacted latter part of outdoor season... In limited outdoor duties, set PR in hammer (136'3") in Indianapolis... Also threw hammer at Vanderbilt Invitational... Posted the third best 20-pound weight throw (49'4") ever by Commodore and fourth best shot put (41'7") at MTSU indoor meets.
2004: Concentrated on hammer and discus throws during outdoor season... Posted discus PR of 137'2" at Sea Ray Relays while hammer PR (129'8") came at Vanderbilt Invitational... Best indoor shot effort (40'11.5") came at Ohio State Invitational... Also tossed weight 44'6" at Ohio State.
In High School: Two-year captain of team that won three conference titles in four-year varsity career... All-State as junior, finishing third in state in shot and fifth in discus... Four-time field MVP winner... Captured three discus and shot titles in district... National Honor Society member.
Academics: Foster is expected to complete a degree this May in human and organizational development.
Personal: Kasi Marie Foster... Daughter of Michael and Cathy Foster... Born Jan. 15, 1985... Parents have relocated to Albuquerque, N.M., where dad became plant manager for Ethicon Endo-Surgery... One of three siblings... Dad is a former collegiate thrower/football player... A musician and lyricist, plays piano and guitar... Won national singing competitions... Enjoys performing gospel songs.
Women's Track Headlines