SaddleBrooke Olympic shot putter is more than a thrower
photo by Randy Metcalf, Not yet old enough to vote, Maren Seidler delayed college for a year to compete in her first Olympic Games, in Mexico City at age 17. The record-breaking shot putter made four Olympic teams, but never medaled--joking there was always some East Bloc athlete who “happily dusted” her. “I was sort of the best of the rest of the world,” Seidler laughed.

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