Nina Horvath
Nina  Horvath

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Stevens Point, Wis.

High School:
Stevens Point Area HS

Last College:
Southern Illinois

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
05/27/1996

Experience:
1 Letter


02/17/2018

Gophers Rewrite Weight Throw Top-10

Gophers Kaitlyn Long, Agnes Esser, and Nayoka Clunis recorded the top-three weight throw marks in program history

02/15/2018

Gophers to Celebrate Seniors

Minnesota will honor its senior class during the Parents Day Invite on Saturday

02/03/2018

Gophers Rewrite Recordbooks at Michigan

Minnesota won the 4x400m relay, high jump, and weight throw on day two of the Power Five Invite Saturday

01/19/2018

Gophers Open Larry Wieczorek Invite

Kaitlyn Long won the weight throw and Val Larson finished as overall runner-up in the 600m on day one in Iowa

05/25/2017

Ogunrinde Breaks Hammer Throw Record

Temi Ogunrinde and Angie Guenther secured NCAA Championship berths on day one of the NCAA West Prelim

06/22/2016

Nina Horvath

Photos of Gopher women's track & field student-athlete Nina Horvath

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2017 Season - Indoor: Competed in the weight throw at six meets • threw a career-best 19.42m (63-08.75) to win the weight throw at the Jack Johnson Classic and move into sixth among all-time Gophers • made Big Ten Championship debut in the weight throw but did not record a mark • ended the season ranked seventh in program history.

2017 Season - Outdoor: Competed in hammer throw at eight meets • recorded a career-best throw of 60.86m (199-08) to place third and move into a tie for fifth in program history at the Longhorn Invite • NCAA West Prelim qualifier in hammer throw, placing 44th with a throw of 53.97m (177-00) • placed 18th at the Big Ten Championship (51.25m, 168-01) • ends the season tied for sixth among all-time Gopher hammer throwers • won the unseeded section of hammer throw at the Sun Angel Classic (58.78m, 192-10).

2016 Season: Competed unattached due to transfer rules • appeared at five indoor meets • competed unattached in the hammer throw at three outdoor meets.

2015 Season: Began her collegiate career at Southern Illinois • competed in the weight throw at eight indoor meets and made six appearances in the hammer throw and four in the discus during the outdoor season • set a career-best mark in the weight throw with a toss of 16.65m at the SIU Invitational • took fourth in the weight throw at the EIU Friday Night Special, one of two top-five finishes in eight indoor meets • set a career best in the hammer throw at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 50.76m • threw the discus a personal-best 35.74m at the A-State Red Wolves Open.

High School: A 2014 graduate of Stevens Point Area Senior High School • threw the shot put, discus and competed in the triple jump in high school track & field • 2015 junior national qualifier.

Personal: Born May 27, 1996 • daughter of Steve and Justine Horvath • has four siblings • brother, Joe plays football at Minnesota State.

Horvath's Indoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Weight Throw 19.42m, 63-08.75 (AT-7th) Jack Johnson Classic (1/28/17)
Horvath's Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Discus 35.74m, 117-03 2015
Hammer Throw 60.86m, 199-08 (AT-6th) Longhorn Invite (4/28/17)

MORE HEADLINES

Gophers Rewrite Weight Throw Top-10

Gophers Rewrite Weight Throw Top-10

2/17/2018 - W. Track & Field

Gophers Kaitlyn Long, Agnes Esser, and Nayoka Clunis recorded the top-three weight throw marks in program history Saturday.

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2/16/2018 - W. Track & Field

Gophers alumna Akuoma Omeoga will compete at the Winter Olympic Games as a member of Nigeria's bobsleigh team.

Gophers to Celebrate Seniors

Gophers to Celebrate Seniors

2/15/2018 - W. Track & Field

Minnesota will honor its senior class during the Parents Day Invite at the University of Minnesota Fieldhouse on Saturday.

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