Sabine Kopplin

  • Sabine
  • Kopplin

  • Event
  • Class
  • High School/Other
    Sportgymnasium Jena
  • Hometown
    Filderstadt, Germany

Updated: June 29, 2016

2016 Outdoor: Named to the All-ACC Academic Team … Earned second-team All-America honors with her 49.90-meter (163-8) throw at the NCAA Championships, which placed her 14th overall … Qualified for the NCAA Championships with her 47.42-meter (155-7) throw at the NCAA East Regional … Recorded four top-10 finishes, highlighted by a third-place throw at the ACC Championships … Set a season-best mark of 48.58 meters (159-4) at the Florida Relays.

2015 Outdoor: All-ACC Academic Team member ... Participated in four meets, posting season best javelin of 167-7 (51.09m) ... Competed in the NCAA Championships.

2014 Outdoor: Earned All-America honors after finishing in seventh in the javelin throw at the NCAA Championships with a mark of 173-4.25 (52.84m)... Earned a second-place finish at the NCAA East Regional with a career-best mark of 174-2 (53.09)... Finished in third at the ACC Championships with a throw of 169-7.25 (51.70m).

2013 Outdoor: Redshirted ... Competed unattached, recording a season best throw of 163-10 (49.93m) at the Highlander Invitational.

Nevada (2011): Finished 17th at the NCAA Championships with a throw of 45.91m … Had a mark of 49.63m at the NCAA West Preliminary Round which was eighth … Finished second at the WAC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 45.48m … Won her first meet of the season at USC after throwing a season-best mark of 51.59m.

Prior to Tech: Earned a bronze medal at the 2012 U23 German Championships with a personal-best throw of 54.05m … Placed fifth at the 2011 U23 German Championships … In 2010, earned her highest ranking in the German U23 rankings at No. 5 … In 2009, won a gold and a silver medal at the two U20 German Championshis, a bronze medal at the U20 European Championships and a bronze at the U23 German Championships … Held the No. 1 ranking in the javelin in the German U20 rankings … Finished fifth at the U20 German Championships in 2008 … Earned a silver medal at the U18 German Championships in 2007.

Personal: Born on Nov. 23, 1990 in Berlin, Germany … Daughter of Jürgen and Doreen Kopplin … Mother won a U18 German Championship in rowing in 1979 … Cousin, Björn, currently plays soccer in the Second Bundesliga and was a member on Germany’s U19 European Championship team in 2008.

Kopplin's Collegiate Track & Field Bests
JT: 174-2 (53.09m)
italics - denotes unattached