|Hometown:||Union City, Calif.|
|High School:||Newark Memorial HS|
|Previous College:||De Anza College|
NORTHRIDGE - 2011
Jamilah McIntosh competed in the hammer at the Big West Championships where she placed seventh with a top mark of 158-5 (48.330) ... top hammer throw of the season was 159-9 (48.70) at the Steve Scott Invitational ... also had season-best marks of 38-2.25 (11.64) in the shot put and 118-4 (36.07) in the javelin ... finished 16th in the weight throw at the MPSF Indoor Championships with a season-best of 45-2.25 (13.77) ... was also 19th in the shot put with a best mark of 33-9.25 (10.29).
DE ANZA COLLEGE
McIntosh competed as a thrower at De Anza College in Cupertino, Calif. ... the Dons won a conference track & field championship in 2010 ... set the school record in the hammer throw with a mark of 154-4 in 2010 ... also attended Foothill College in Los Altos, Calif. ... competed in volleyball as a middle blocker for the Owls in 2008-09 ... earned her Associate of Arts degree in 2010 in General Studies.
NEWARK MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL
Competed in track & field, basketball, volleyball and water polo at Newark Memorial High School in Newark, Calif. ... lettered all four years as a thrower for the Cougars' track & field team ... was a team captain for the volleyball squad ... graduated in 2008 with a 3.5 grade point average.
Born October 23, 1990 in Los Angeles, Calif. ... parents are Debra and Ricky McIntosh ... was also recruited by UC Davis, Cal State Dominguez Hills, Cal State Stanislaus and Mesa State ... major is Graphic Design.