Search for Aretha Hill
United States
Age: 27
Date of Birth: Aug. 14, 1976
Hometown: Seattle
Current Residence: Opelika, Ala.
Sport: Track and field
Event: Discus
Height: 5-10
Weight: 250
College: Washington
Coach: Ken Shannon
Club/team: Unattached
Previous Olympics: 1996 - 34th in qualifying.
World Championships: 2003 - 10th in qualifying group; 1999 - 23rd in qualifying group.
National Championships: 2003 - 1st; 2002 - 3rd; 2001 - 4th; 2000 - 4th; 1999 - 3rd; 1998 - 3rd; 1997 - 5th; 1996 - 3rd.
2004 Qualifying: 1st at U.S. trials.
World rank: 3rd through July 26.
Other career highlights: 1999, 2003 Pan Am Games champion; second at NCAAs in 1998; three-time Washington state high school champion.