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


04/28/2018

No. 10 Gophers Break Two Records

Emma Spagnola and Kiley Sabin broke Minnesota program records to lead the Gophers on day two at Louisville

04/27/2018

Ogunrinde Wins Fourth Hammer Title

Temi Ogunrinde led the Gophers by taking home the hammer throw title in Louisville, Ky., Friday afternoon

04/23/2018

Gophers Back Among Nation's Top-10

Minnesota checks in at No. 10 in the USTFCCCA Week Four National Team Rankings

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

06/22/2016

Nina Horvath

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

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2018 Season - Indoor: Competed in weight throw at five meets • threw a career-best 19.95m (65-05.50) to place fifth at the Jack Johnson Classic • ended the season ranked seventh among all-time Gophers in weight throw (19.95m, 65-05.50).

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 (2018 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Weight Throw 19.95m, 65-05.50 (AT-7th) Jack Johnson Classic (1/27/18)
Horvath's Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Discus 35.74m, 117-03 Before Minnesota 2015
Hammer Throw 60.86m, 199-08 (AT-6th) Longhorn Invite (4/28/17)

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5/27/2018 - W. Track & Field

No. 11 Minnesota wrapped up the NCAA West Prelim with four more qualifications for the national meet on Saturday.

Five More Gophers Advance

Five More Gophers Advance

5/25/2018 - W. Track & Field

Emma Spagnola, Emerald Egwim, Titania Markland, Agnes Esser, and Madeline Strandemo secured NCAA Championship berths.

Four Gophers Advance to NCAA Finals

Four Gophers Advance to NCAA Finals

5/25/2018 - W. Track & Field

Four Gophers punched their tickets to the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship on day one of the NCAA West Prelim.

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