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Kim Ludick-Raath

2012-13: (Outdoor) - Received a Sun Belt Conference Leadership Team Award, which is based on leadership, sportsmanship, community service, citizenship, and academic excellence ... A team co-captain ... Finished second place in the shot put with a personal-best 47-07.25/14.51m throw at the ASU Red Wolves Open (4/27) ... Registered 46-06.25/14.18m to claim third place in the shot put at LSU Relays (3/22) ... Had a 10th-place 119-01.53/36.31m effort in the javelin throw at LSU Relays (3/23) ... Chalked up fifth place in the javelin at the Tennessee Sea Ray Relays (4/12) as a result of a 114-10.73/35.02m toss ... Garnered a personal-record 164-10.34/50.25m in the hammer throw at the Vanderbilt Invitational (4/20) to place fourth followed by a fifth-place 151-05.32/46.16m performance at the ASU Red Wolves Open (4/26) ... (Indoor) - Claimed SBC Track Field Athlete of the Week honors (1/23) following a second-place 46-06.75/14.19m shot put and a ninth-place showing in the weight throw with a 42-03.25 (12.88m) effort at the Eastern Illinois John Craft Invitational (1/19).      

2010-11: (Outdoor) - Placed 11th at the SBC Outdoor Championships in the javelin with a throw of 35.77m ... Jumped season-bests of 1.53m in the high jump at the Ole Miss Invitational (4/9) and 5.02m in the long jump at the SEMO Joey Haines Invitational (4/1) ... (Indoor) - Recorded a 2:42.71 time in the 800-meters at the SIU Saluki Open ... Ran a 9.22 time in the 55-meter hurdles at the Arkansas State Invitational ... Posted a 9.88 in the 60m hurdles at the SIU Saluki Open ... Recorded 1.46m in the high jump and 12.08m in the shot put at the Arkansas State Invitational ...recorded 4.82m in the long jump at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial ... Accumulated a total of 2,750 points in the Indoor Pentathlon at the Arkansas State Kickoff Klassic.

High School: A two-time (2006 and 2008) national heptathlon champion at Waterkloof High in Pretoria, South Africa ... A 2008 graduate ...  Served as captain for 2008 team ... Finished runner-up in the heptathlon at nationals in 2007 ... Registered third place at 2005 nationals in the hurdles ... Competed in nationals from 2004-08 ... Four-year (2004-08) provincial netball player ... Captained school's netball national championship team.

Personal: Born in Pretoria, South Africa ... Married to Paul Raath ... Daughter of Edwin and Sonette Ludick ... Has a brother and a sister ... Enjoys reading ... Served as A-State Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) President for 2011-12 academic year ... A-State SAAC's track & field representative (2011-present) ...Named seven time to ASU Chancellor's Academic list ... Member of ASU Honors College (2010-present) ... Was an ASU Student Government Association (SGA) Senator from 2011-12 ... Has been a member of A-State's International Student and Scholars Committee since 2012 ... Spent the entire 2009 calendar year serving in rural churches, orphanages, and communities in 18 countries teaching english and reconstructing houses ... Majoring in mathematics with a pre-medical emphasis.

Career Performances (Track & Field)

Kim Ludick-Raath - Personal Bests
      200-Meters 28.15 4/1/11
      100-Hurdles 15.84 4/9/11
      High Jump 5-00.23/1.53m 4/9/11
      Long Jump 16-05.64/5.02m 4/1/11
      Shot Put 47-07.25/14.51m 4/27/13
      Hammer 164-10.34/50.25m 4/20/13
      Javelin 135-03.62/41.25m 4/11/12


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