Giavonna Meeks - Women's Track and Field - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Giavonna Meeks Season 2022-23


Class Freshman
Event Throws
Hometown Denver, Colo.
High School Northfield
Major Human and Organizational Development

Career Results

Career Honors

  • Third in Vanderbilt history in the hammer throw (159′ 8/48.67m)
  • Fourth in Vanderbilt history in the outdoor shot put (45′ 6.5/13.88m)
  • Fifth in Vanderbilt history in the discus (149’7/45.60m)

As a Freshman (2023)

  • Competed in the hammer throw (48.67m), discus (45.60m) and shot put (13.88m), recording Vanderbilt top-10 performances in all three events at the Island Relays Bahamas Invitational (March 17–18)

The Meeks File

  • Prepped at Northfield
  • Letterwinner in basketball, track and field
  • Competed in the shot put, discus, weight and hammer throws
  • Personal bests: hammer (57.39 meters), weight ( 18.53 meters), discus (50.39 meters), and shot put (14.40 meters)
  • 2022 Northfield girls track and field team all-league champions
  • 2022 Denver Public Schools Female Track Athlete of the Year
  • 2022 Northfield High School Female Athlete of the Year
  • A three-time Colorado All-State honorable mention in basketball
  • 2020 Denver Public Schools second team All-Conference
  • 2022 Nike Indoor national champion in the weight throw
  • 2022 Nike Outdoor national champion in the hammer throw
  • Named Denver Public Schools first team All-Conference (2021, 2022)
  • Maintained honor roll academic status all four-years while playing multiple sports each year (2018-22)
  • Daughter of Robert and Fernon Meeks
  • Has one sibling, Jacob (19)
  • Famous family members: Robert Meeks, Za’Darius Smith and Davern Williams
  • Father, Robert Meeks played football at Auburn University and in the NFL for the Denver broncos
  • Pronunciation: Jee-Uh-Von-Uh
  • Twitter: @GiavonnaMeeks
  • Instagram: @Giavonna.meeks