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Anna Wessman
 Anna Wessman

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Vaxjo, Sweden

High School:
Katedral Skolan

Position:
Javelin

Birthdate:
10/09/1989

2009: Outdoor: Finished third at the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the javelin with a toss of 54.43m (178-07) to earn USTFCCCA All-American status ... posted a season best 55.30m (181-05) at the NCAA preliminaries ... Conference USA javelin champion with a regional mark of 54.23m (177-11) ... top finisher in her collegiate debut with a distance of 52.44m (172-00) ... second at Drake Relays, 50.70m (166-04).

Before UTEP:
Finished seventh at the 2008 World Junior Championships with a mark of 54.52.

Personal: Majoring in general studies...daughter of Tony and Kristina Wessman...has two siblings (Freja, Emma)...born Oct. 9, 1989 in Vaxjo, Sweden.

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