Indoor: Placed fifth in weight throw at ASU Kickoff Klassic and fourth with mark of 48-9 at MT Christmas Invit. ... Came in fourth in weight throw (48-2) and eighth in shot put (32-6) at Blue Raider Invit. ... Posted marks of 47-3.75 and 47-2.5 in weight throw at Hoosier Relays ... Placed third with season-best 50-3.5 in weight throw at Middle Tennessee Open ... Came in fourth in weight throw and ninth in shot put at MT Valentine Invit. ... Placed sixth in weight throw (48-4.5) at Sun Belt Championships. Outdoor: Finished seventh in discus with marks of 117-10 and 121-6 at Clemson Relays ... Posted personal-best mark of 135-10 in hammer at Ole Miss Invitational ... Placed second in discus (119-7) and hammer (134-6) at Boston Moon Classic ... Came in 11th in hammer with PR of 137-2 at Vanderbilt Invitational ... Placed fifth in National City Invitational with another PR in hammer (145-0) ... Finished sixth with yet another PR in hammer (149-6) at Sun Belt Championships.
High School: Graduated from Marietta High School, where she lettered in track and field two years and also played basketball ... Finished second in the state and first in the region in the discus ... Set Georgia high school record for discus with a mark of 129.
Personal: Dawnyel LaSean Bell ... Daughter of Auna M. Bell ... Born June 19, 1985 ... Majoring in Recording Industry Management.