Name: Marissa Mueller

Year of Birth: December 30th, 1999

Sarnia ASW Club Member Since: June 2016

School: L.C.C.V.I, University of Iowa (Fall of 2017)

Graduation Date: June 30, 2017

Events and Personal Bests: Javelin – 45.77m (600g), 46.86m (500g)

Major Achievements: Senior girls Javelin two-time gold medalist at OFSSA, and Gold Medalist at the Legion Nationals in 2016.

Why did you start participating in Track and Field?: I enjoy the sport, love activity, and found success at the high school level.

To what do you attribute your improvements in the sport?: support from parents, exceptional coaching, hard work and dedication.

What is the highlight of your athletic career?: Winning national gold at the 2016 Legion Youth Championships.

Future Goals: Qualify for and partake in the 2017 Junior Pan-American Games and the 2017 Canada Summer Games.

Plans after you finish competing in track and field: Apply to medical school in order to possibly become an orthopedic surgeon, specializing in sports medicine.

Inspirational Quote: “Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.” – Tim Notke