Lyne'a Diller
Lyne'a  Diller

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Columbus Grove, Ohio

High School:
Columbus Grove High School

Event:
Throws

PRs
Shot Put – 15.63m (51-3.50)
Discus Throw – 50.79m (166-08)
Weight Throw – 17.36m (56-11.5)

2017 Outdoor (Freshman)
Won gold at the All-Ohio Championships in the discus throw with a mark of 47.58m (156-01) … finished second at the Florida Relays in the discus throw with a career-best mark of 50.79m (166-08) … picked up a pair of 11th-place finishes in the shot put (season-best 14.80m/48-6.75) and discus throw (48.36m/158-08) … registered a fifth-place showing in the discus at the Jesse Owens Classic with a mark of 47.54m (156-00) … collected ninth-place honors at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a heave of 47.42m (155-07) in the discus throw … took ninth in the shot put (14.53m/47-8) at the Jesse Owens Classic … placed 13th in the discus throw at the Tennessee Relays with a mark of 42.58m (139-8) … represented the Buckeyes in the discus throw at the NCAA East Preliminaries.

2017 Indoor (Freshman)
Finished sixth in the shot put at the Big Ten Championships with the best throw of her career (15.63m/51-3.50) to help Ohio State place third as a team … took fourth in the shot put at the Ohio State Tune Up with a heave of 14.72m (48-3.50) … picked up a pair of sixth-place showings at the Buckeye Classic in the shot put (13.37m/43-10.50) and weight throw (16.16m/53-0.25) … took eight in the weight throw at the Ohio State Tune Up with a career-best mark of 17.36m (56-11.50) … finished 10th in the weight throw (16.24m/53-3.50) and shot put (14.20m/46-7.25) at the Findlay Classic … registered a 12th-place showing in the shot put at the Armory Track Invitational with a mark of 13.45m (44-1.50) … threw the shot put 13.53m (44-4.75) at the Kentucky Invitational for a 13th-place finish … placed 16th in the shot put at the Spire Invite (13.22m/43-4.50).

Columbus Grove High School
2016 OHSAA Division III state champion in the discus throw … 2015 OHSAA Division III runner-up in the discus throw … placed third in the shot put at the 2015 and 2016 OHSAA Divisionn III Championships … competed in the discus throw 16 times as a junior and senior and claimed titles at 13 of those events and finished second at the other three … won title at the Midwest Meet of Champions in the discus with a throw of 46.22 meters (151-8) … holds a personal best of 48.61 meters (159-5) in the discus throw … best shot put of career is 14.51 meters (47-7.50) … lettered four years in basketball.

Personal
Daughter of Joy and Mark Diller … has three older siblings … her brother-in-law is Heath Nickles (Ohio State school record holder in the heptathlon and decathlon) … majoring in agriculture.