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Zanri  Van der Merwe
 Zanri Van der Merwe
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Pretoria, South Africa

Last College:
University of Pretoria

Height:
5-7

Event:
Jumps

Experience:
TR

03/20/2015

Wildcats Excel at TCU Invitational

The men and women combine for 16 top-five finishes

02/28/2015

Women Lead After Day One of Big 12s

K-State women snags 2 individual titles en route to 45 points and the early lead

02/21/2015

`Cats Tune Up for Big 12s

K-State finishes in Manhattan strong on the back of 12 first-place finishes

01/31/2015

K-State Notches Multiple PR Efforts in Albuquerque

Winters, Brady, Treasure and Kelly Highlight the 'Cats Day in New Mexico

01/17/2015

`Cats Best Jayhawks, Shockers at KSU-KU-WSU Triangular

Wildcats Use a Combined 22 First-Place Finishes to Secure the Win

2015 Outdoor

Meet Event Mark Place
TCU Invitational 200M 27.25 30th
LJ 5.25m/17-02.75 4th

2015 Indoor

Meet Event Mark Place
Winter Invitational 4x400 DNF --
Bill Easton Classic 60M 7.86pq --
7.97 6th
200M 25.41 5th
KSU-KU-WSU Triangular 200M 25.11 4th
Long Jump 5.62m/18-05.25 6th
New Mexico Team Invite 200M 24.75 aa 5th
Long Jump 5.62m/18-05.25 7th
K-State Open Long Jump 5.75m/18-10.50^ 1st
Big 12 Championships Long Jump 5.61m/18-05 12th

2014 Indoor

Meet Event Mark Place
Wildcat Invitational 60M 8.15 7th
K-State Invitational 60M 8.32 15th
Long Jump 4.88m/16-00.25 9th
Bill Bergan Invitational Long Jump 5.38m/17-08.00 3rd
New Mexico Classic Long Jump 5.48m/17-11.75 T-12th
Iowa State Classic 60M 8.29p(o) 22nd
Long Jump 5.38m/17-08.00 11th


University of Pretoria -
Attended University of Pretoria her freshman year...coached under Charley Strohmenger...team won Varsity Sports gold in Athletics.

High School - Competed in track and field and netball...Top 12 High School Champions...combined events...South African Champion...competed in Confederation of African Athletics Southern Regionals in 2009 and 2012...partook in CAA Juniors in 2011...member for South African national team in the 6th IAAF World Youth Championships in Brixen, Italy and the 14th IAAF World Juniors in Barcelona, Spain...Senior Certificate recipient.

Personal - Born on May 14, 1993...daughter of Gert and Marinda van der Merwe...has one sister, Minne.