Chelsea Salisbury
Chelsea Salisbury

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Estell Manor, N.J.

High School:
Buena Regional

Position:
Throws


2004-05: Participated at five indoor 20-pound weight throw venues during the winter ... Booked a personal-record toss of 14.73 meters to earn a 12th-place finish at the Virginia Tech Challenge ... Took home an individual title at the Patriot Games (13.89) ... Closed season with an effort of 14.53 at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (14th) ... Competed in three different events during the outdoor campaign - discus, javelin and hammer throw ... Earned All-Conference USA honors after a second-place standing in the javelin toss at the league outdoor championships after recording an NCAA Regional qualifying throw of 43.36 ... Also surpassed NCAA post-season minimums with a personal-record effort of 44.00 meters (Seahawk Invitational) ... Had two additional throws over 40 meters (43.12 at the Charlotte Invite, 40.72 at the Penn Relays) ... Earned four top five standings in the javelin ... Produced a top discus throw of 37.18 meters during the Charlotte Invitational (14th-place) ... Ranked as program's top hammer thrower with career-best toss of 48.19 meters (season-opening Seahawk Invitational) ... Stood ninth at the C-USA Outdoor Championships (45.49) ... Other performances of note came at the Spec Towns Invitational (48.07/4th) and Liberty Twilight Qualifier (47.40/1st).

Personal: Double major of exercise physiology and physical education ... Named to C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll ... Member of Phi Sigma Theta Honor Society and ECU Dean's List ... Nominated as an ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America selection ... Daughter of Mike and Roberta Salisbury ... Has two sisters, Kathleen and Janna ... Earned All-America honors as a prep standout (javelin).