AS A FRESHMAN (2009)
|Cherie Adams -
Finished 22nd in both the shot put (10.15m) and discus throw (24.82m) at the Alabama Relays ... also placed 25th in the javelin throw at the Alabama Relays (16.06m) ... posted a seventh-place finish in the discus throw (30.95m) and an 18th-place finish in the shot put (9.37m) at the Ole Miss Invitational.
Attended Homewood High School in Homewood, Ala. ... ran track & field for four years ... also played varsity basketball ... member of the beta club.
Full name is Cherie Celeste Adams ... born Oct. 14, 1989 ... daughter of Celeste and Oscar Adams III ... has an older brother, Oscar W. Adams II, and four younger sisters, Alicia Callier, April Szafran and Alexis and Brandie Adams ... majoring in psychology.