The Word on the Herd for January 15
Student-athletes and coaches who earned all-league honors in 2014-15
Herd gets three third-place finishes in C-USA Indoor Championships
The Conference USA Championships will be held in Birmingham, Ala.
Marshall will next host the Marshall Invitational
2014-15: Was a member of the 4x400 meter relay team who took first place at The Marshall Invitational with a time of 3:46.57… Came in first place in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 1:01.30 at The Ohio Cherry Blossom Invitational… Placed second in the triple jump at The Herd Invitational with a distance of 11.86m… came in second in the 400 meter dash at The Marshall Invitational with a time of 58.21… Contributed to the fourth place finish for the 4x400 meter relay team at The Raleigh Relays finishing with a time of 3:51.73 making it the sixth best time for Marshall since 2013.
Current School Record Holder in the Outdoor 4x400m Relay
2012-13 Indoor:Recorded a personal best time of 41.55 in the 300 meters at the Oiler Open... Ran a personal best time of 57.67 in the 400 meters at the Akron Invitational... Member of the 4x400 meter relay team... Competed in the triple jump seven times and had a personal best leap of 11.59 meters at the C-USA Championships and placed 10th.
2012-13 Outdoor: Named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll for having a GPA of at least 3.00...Set a personal best in her only 400 meter run of the season, 56.98 at FSU Relays... Placed 12th at C-USA Championships in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 1:02.89... A member of the school record 4x400 meter relay team which earned third team All-Conference USA honors with a third place finish at the C-USA Championships in record time of 3:37.58... Won the triple jump at Heart of the Bluegrass Classic with a personal best leap of 11.88 meters.
2011-12 Indoor:Had 16 top-15 performances during a successful freshman season... Finished third in the 300m at the Oiler Opener... Set collegiate best in the long jump at the UK Invitational with a leap of 5.25m... Ran to an indoor personal best of 58.94 in the 400m at the Akron Invitational... Posted an indoor personal best and third place finish in the triple jump at the OSU Tune Up with a mark of 11.27m.
Outdoor:Recorded 11 top-15 finishes... Started the season strong at the UCF Black and Gold Challenge with collegiate bests in the 400m (57.67) and the triple jump (11.33m)... Finished first in the triple jump and 4x400m relay at the Ohio Duel... Ran as a member of the 4x400m relay team that finished first in the event at the Hilltopper Relays while posting a school record mark of 3:45.21... Was part of the 4x400m relay team that finished 7th at the C-USA Outdoor Championships.
Prior to Marshall: Was a 10-time state qualifier, 2-time region champion, 6-time district champion, and 7-time conference champion at Franklin Heights High School in Columbus, Oh... Posted high school bests of 25.55 in the 200 meter, 40.83 in the 300 meter, 18'6'' in the long jump, and 38'4'' in hte triple jump.
400m: 57.67 - Indoor, 56.98 - Outdoor
800m: 2:22.93 - Outdoor
Long Jump: 5.25m - Indoor
Triple Jump: 11.59m - Indoor, 11.88m - Outdoor