Karly Hibbard
Karly Hibbard
Year: SR/SR
Hometown: Edmonds, Wash.
Position: Throws
Last School: Lipscomb
Experience: TR

2018 Outdoor

  • Finished 27th in javelin at NCAA East Regional in 45.24m
  • Won conference javelin gold and set both school and OVC Championships records in 47.66m
  • Also placed sixth in shot put at OVC Championships in school record 13.49m
  • Previously set school shot put record of 13.35m to take fifth at Hilltopper Relays

2017-18 Indoor

  • Finished fifth in shot put at OVC Championships in school record 13.62m
  • Threw shot put 13.11m to take fourth at Marshall Chipotle Invitational
    2017 Outdoor
  • Finished third at OVC Championships in javelin with season best 41.28m
  • Placed 21st at OVC Championships in shot put with 9.99m
  • Set shot put season best 11.64m to take ninth at APSU Govs Invitational

2016-17 Indoor

  • Did not compete

2016 Outdoor

  • Broke Belmont javelin record in 43.99m at Alabama Relays to take fourth
  • Broke school javelin record again with NCAA East Regional qualifying mark of 47.12m to win Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invitational
  • Competed in two meets before being sidelined by injury

2015-16 Indoor

  • Took seventh in shot put at OVC Championships with Belmont record 13.31m
  • Set weight throw season and personal best 11.24 to take 15th at Vanderbilt Opener in first meet with Belmont

Prior to Belmont

Spent one year at Lipscomb University where she set the freshman shot put record with a mark of 40'10" ... Set the LU Javelin record with a mark of 149'10" ... Prepped at King's High under coach Daunte Gouge ... Helped KHS to state and league championship titles ... Finished second in the state in Javelin (2014) ... Placed third at State in Javelin (2012) ... Served as track team captain ... Also played basketball and volleyball at KHS ... Helped basketball team take second at state (2014) ... Played on 2014 All State basketball team.


Born May 3, 1996 ... Daughter of Thomas and MaLinda Hibbard ... Has one sibling, Jesse ... Steph Curry and Kara Winger are her favorite athletes ... Lists Carrie Underwood and Sam Hunt as favorite singers ... Greatest sports thrill was competing at USATF Outdoor Championships (2015) and the 2014 women's basketball state championship game ... Interested in majoring in Sports Management.

Personal Records

Shot Put (Indoor): 13.62m*
Shot Put (Outdoor): 13.49m*
Weight Throw (Indoor): 11.24m
Javelin (Outdoor): 47.66m*^

*Belmont record
^OVC Championships record