Crystal Walker
Crystal Walker
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dallas, Texas

High School:
South Oak Cliff

Last College:
Stephen F. Austin State University

Event:
Jumps

Birthdate:
06/23/1991

06/05/2013

Walker Earns All-American Status, Places Fifth in Long Jump

Jules begins heptathlon Thursday at 4 p.m. ET

06/04/2013

Jules, Walker Head to NCAA Championships

Jules ranks second in the heptathlon

06/03/2013

Johnson Garners Assistant Coach of the Year, Jules Athlete of the Year

DI Outdoor Track & Field USTFCCCA Region Award Winners Announced

05/28/2013

Walker Named Student-Athlete of the Week

Senior placed third in the long jump

05/27/2013

Walker Named Student-Athlete of the Week

Senior placed third in the long jump

08/08/2012

Crystal Walker

Episode 4 of the Marshall Track and Field She Herd Insider featuring junior jumper and sprinter Crystal Walker.

2013 1st Team All-Amercian - Long Jump (6.41m)

Confernce USA Champion and 1st Team All-Conference - Triple Jump (12.71m)

School Record Holder - 4x100 Relay (45.37), 4x200 Relay (1:36.66), Long Jump (6.41m)

2012-13 Indoor: Placed fifth in the triple jump at the C-USA Championships with a jump of 12.28 meters...Ran the 60 meters six times... Competed in the long jump six times and placed in the top 10 all six times... Had a personal best of 6.13 meters in the long jump at the Virginia Tech Qualifier

2012-13 Outdoor: Became an all-Amercian with a fifth place finish in the long jump at the NCAA Championships, a leap of 6.41 meters... Conference USA Champion in the triple jump with a jump of 12.71 meters...Member of the school record 4x100 meter relay team which placed sixth at the C-USA Championships... Member of the school record 4x200 meter relay team which ran in a time of 1:36.66 at Penn Relays... Qualified for the NCAA Championships with a long jump of 6.00 meters and a third place finish at the NCAA Prelims... Won the long jump at FSU Relays with a jump of 6.27 meters... Placed fourth in the long jump at the C-USA Championships... Won the 100 meters at the Ohio Team Challenge... Ran a personal best of 24.58 in the 200 meters... Won the 200 meters at the Ohio Team Challenge

2011-12 Indoor:Posted 6 top-15 performances... Started the season with a 4th place finish in the long jump at the UK Invitational... Placed second at the Akron Invitational... Closed out the season by scoring for Marshall at the C-USA Indoor Championships with a personal best 12.21m leap in the triple jump that was good enough for 6th place

2011-12Outdoor:Finished inside the top-15 at every meet she competed in... Set a personal best in the 100m at the Hiltopper Relays with a time of 12.19... Had an outstanding day at the Historic Penn Relays with a 9th place finish in hte long jump... Bettered her 100m personal best with a 1st place finishing time of 12.14 at the Ohio Open... Was part of the 4x100m relay team that finished 8th at the C-USA Outdoor Championships

Prior to Marshall: Attended Stephen F. Austin State University during her freshman and sophomore years of college... Was the district champion in the long jump, triple jump, and 200 meter during high school... Was a regional qualifier in the triple jump and had a personal best of 38 ft in high school... Scored a personal best 19 ft. in the long jump... As a multi-sport athlete, Walker was the MVP of South Oak Cliff High School's Volleyball, Basketball, and Track teams from her sophomore to senior years.

Personal: Daughter of Mary Issac and Roy Walker... Has five sisters and four brothers... Plans to major in Business Marketing.

Collegiate Bests

60m: 7.76

100m:12.00

200m: 25.47 - Indoor; 24.58 - Outdoor

Long Jump: 6.13m - Indoor; 6.35m - Outdoor

Triple Jump: 12.28m - Indoor; 12.71m - Outdoor

4x100M relay: 45.37 - Outdoor

4x200M relay: 1:36.66 - Outdoor