Becci Osterdyk
Becci  Osterdyk

RS Junior

Mora, Minn.

High School:
Mora HS




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The Gophers competed at the Meet of the Unsaintly on Saturday afternoon


Becci Osterdyk

Becci Osterdyk

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2014 Season - Indoor: Competed in the shot put in six meets • recorded a career-best throw of 48-07.50 (14.82m) to win the shot at Parents Day Open • won the shot put at season-opening Northwest Open (47-01.50, 14.36m) • finished 20th at Big Tens (43-06.50, 13.27m).

2014 Season - Outdoor: Competed solely in the shot put at seven meets • finished 10th in the shot put at the Big Ten Championships with a throw of 47-03.50 (14.41m) • recorded an outdoor season-best throw of 47-11.25 (14.61m) for third place at TSU Relays • won the shot put at the Meet of the Unsaintly (46-02.75, 14.09m).

2013 Season - Indoor: Finished 11th in the shot put at the Big Ten Championships with a season-best mark of 47-6.50 (14.49m) • won the shot put at the Northwest Open • runner-up at the Parents Day Open.

2013 Season - Outdoor: Finished 11th in the shot put at the Big Ten Championships (46-0.50) • landed a season-best mark of 47-10.75 (14.60m) at the Arkansas Invite • won shot put at the Janis Rider Invite • took second at the UNLV Invite.

2012 Season: Redshirted both the indoor and outdoor track and field seasons.

High School: A 2011 graduate of Mora High School • high school coach was Derek Johnson • four-time all-conference track and field athlete • four-time most valuable team track and field athlete • four-time all-conference shot put champion • part of her high school's 4x100m relay championship team (2007) • holds Mora's school record for the shot put with a mark of 44-6 • lettered four times in track and field • also lettered four years in basketball • received most valuable player award in basketball.

Personal: Born November 20, 1992 • intends to major in dietetics and nutrition • daughter of Mike and Kris Osterdyk • has two siblings named Nikki and Bobby • enjoys barrel racing.

Osterdyk's Indoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
Shot Put 48-07.50,14.82m Parents Day Open (2/22/14)
Osterdyk's Outdoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
Shot Put 47-11.25, 14.61m TSU Relays (3/22/14)


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