Morgan Bogard
Morgan Bogard
Birth Date: 12/26/1987
Height: 5-9
Year: Senior
Hometown: La Mesa, Calif.
High School: Univ. of San Diego
Previous College: San Diego Mesa JC
Position: Throws
Morgan Bogard qualified for her second NCAA West Region Championship in the hammer ... finished 13th with a best of 186-10 (56.95) and missed qualifying for the NCAA Championships by one spot ... won her first Big West hammer championship with a mark of 189-6 (57.77) and sixth in the shot put (41-8.75) and 10th in the discus (141-2) ... scored a total of 13 points as the Matador women won their fifth straight conference title ... threw a season and lifetime-best in the hammer of 193-3 (58.90) at the Steve Scott Invitational (May 2) which rans fourth in CSUN history ... threw a career-best 43-0.50 (13.12) in the shot put at Bryan Clay Invitational (Apr. 15) ... won the weight throw title at the MPSF Indoor Championships with a personal indoor-best 64-0.50 (19.52). 2009
Bogard reached the weight throw final at the MPSF Indoor Championships where she placed second with a career-best throw of 62-8.50 (19-11) ... her throw ranks third in Northridge indoor history behind Beth Burton (67-0.75) and Laura Sauao (64-2.50) ... redshirted the 2009 outdoor season. 2008
Qualified for the NCAA West Regional in both the hammer and discus ... finished 12th in the hammer (175-1) and was 14th in the discus (151-4) ... finished third in the hammer at the Big West Outdoor Championships with a throw of 182-1 (55.49) and was sixth in the discus at 150-5 (45.85) ... posted a career-best 191-4 (58.32) in the hammer at the Northridge Invitational which ranks fourth on the Northridge career list ... threw a career-best 157-8 (48.07) in the discus at the Cal-Nevada Championships which ranks 10th in Matador history ... finished fourth in the weight throw at the MPSF Indoor Championships after throwing 62-1.75 (18.94) ... threw an indoor season-best 62-3 (18.97) at the Husky Classic in Seattle, Wash. ... her mark is the third-best weight throw in Northridge indoor history. SAN DIEGO MESA COLLEGE
Competed as a thrower for two seasons (2005-06, 2006-07) at San Diego Mesa College ... was the state champion in both the discus (156-7) and the hammer (186-10) in 2007 ... was the top-ranked hammer and discus thrower in the nation ... her hammer mark is a state meet record and she holds the Mt. SAC Community College Day meet record in the hammer at 181-5 ... earned her Associate of Arts degree with a 3.0 grade point average in 2007. UNIV. OF SAN DIEGO HS
Competed in track & field, swimming and water polo at University of San Diego High School in San Diego, Calif. ... is the school record holder in the discus at 129-2 and was the Dons' Most Valuable Field Athlete as a senior in 2005 ... was the Western League champion and earned all-league honors in the shot put and discus in 2005 ... finished 10th at the USATF Junior Nationals in 2005 ... graduated in 2005. PERSONAL
Born December 26, 1987 in La Mesa, Calif. ... parents are Eileen and Clarence Bogard ... has two older brothers, Nate and Jason ... her cousin, Moriah Van Norman is a member of the U.S. National Water Polo team ... favorites include actor Jim Carrey, "The Office" and the movie "Old School" ... likes to watch movies or go shopping in her spare time ... says the best advice she's ever been given is "keep on truckin" ... major is Business Management.