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Asya Miller

Goalball

Miller
  • 2000
  • 2004
  • 2008
  • 2012
Name: Asya Miller
Height: 5-6
Weight: 170
Classification: B3
DOB: October 16, 1979
Hometown: Lapeer, Mich.
Current Residence: Portland, Ore.
High School: Lapeer East High School (Lapeer, Mich.)
College:
  • Western Michigan University, 2001, Bachelor of Criminal Justice
  • University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, 2008, Master of Criminal Justice

Paralympic Experience
  • 2012 Paralympic Games - 6th
  • 2008 Paralympic Games - gold
  • 2004 Paralympic Games - silver
  • 2000 Paralympic Games - bronze (discus), 6th (goalball)

Career Highlights
  • 2014 World Championships - 1st, MVP
  • 2013 Parapan American Games - 1st 
  • 2011 Parapan American Games - 1st 
  • 2010 World Championships - 2nd 
  • 2009 Powerlifting World Championships - 1st 
  • 2009 Parapan American Games - 1st 
  • 2009 ESPY Nomination “Female Athlete with a Disability”
  • 2006 World Championships - 3rd 
  • 2005 Pan American Games - 1st 
  • 2003 Pan American Games (athletics, powerlifting)
  • 2002 World Championships (athletics)
  • 2001 Pan American Games - 1st (goalball), 2nd (discus), 1st (javelin)
  • 2001 World Championships - 1st (powerlifting)
  • 2000 World Championships - 1st (powerlifting)
  • 1999 Pan American Games - 3rd (discus), 1st (shot put), 1st (javelin)
  • National Champion Goalball Team in 2001, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
  • Various Powerlifting World Records

Personal
Asya is the daughter of William Miller and has a sister, Taylor Miller. She married Jen Armbruster (Team USA) on July 7, 2007; together they have a son, Ryder (7/2/11). Asya earned a Master’s degree in Criminal Justice from the
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs in 2008. Hobbies include cooking & gardening.

Connect
Facebook: USA Women's Goalball
Twitter: @USAWGoalball
Personal: usawomensgoalball.org

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