Donisha Brown
Donisha Brown

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Greensboro, N.C.

High School:
Ben L. Smith

Position:
Throws


2009-10: Was the Pirates' top performer in the indoor weight throw, with her best finish occurring at North Carolina when she threw a 15.37 ... Took 16th at the C-USA Indoor Championships in the same event ... Participated in the shot put, discus and hammer throw during the outdoor season ... Grabbed second-place at Georgia in the hammer (54.75 meters) which qualified her for the NCAA East Regional ... Ended up 15th at the C-USA Outdoor Championships in the hammer at 49.48 meters.

2008-09: Placed 19th at the C-USA Outdoor Championships in the hammer throw (39.31) ... Set a new career best in the 20-pond weight throw at Christopher Newport with a 14.07 ... Competed in the in the hammer throw, recording a career-best mark of 44.69 ... Notched a top-10 finish in three events during the outdoor season ... Placed 10th at the C-USA Outdoor Championships

2007-08: Represented the Pirates at the C-USA Indoor Championships in the weight throw ... Turned in a fourth-place finish at the Captain's Invitational, recording a throw of 12.91 ... Also threw an personal indoor-best 14.48 in the 20-pound event at the UNC Invitational, taking sixth-place.

High School: Earned All-Metro 4A honors her sophomore, junior and senior seasons ... Collected three varsity letters in track and tennis ... Served as captain of the tennis team.

Personal: Majoring in biochemistry ... Daughter of Donny and Willa Brown ... Enjoys fashion design, shopping and cosmetology.