LSU Gold
Baker, La. ,
High School
Baker HS

Events: 100 (11.91), 200 (24.15i)

Junior season (2001)
Came up with a season best time of 7.59 in the 60-meter dash during the indoor season, the sixth fastest time by a Lady Tiger during the indoor season … Mark came at the LSU Twilight at Carl Maddox Field House … Posted her top indoor 200-meter time at the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, clocking a respectable time of 24.68 … During the outdoor season she saw limited action and came up with a season-best 100-meter time of 11.91w at the Tom Tellez Invitational in Houston, while running an outdoor PR of 24.40 in the 200 the same day.

Sophomore season (2000)
Continued to develop into one of the SEC’s top young sprinters … Didn’t advance to either the 60 or 200-meter finals at the SEC Indoor Championships, but stepped it up, running PR’s in each event in the preliminary rounds, clocking times of 7.47 and 24.15 to narrowly miss both finals … A solid two-threat event, she ran prelims and qualified for five finals during the indoor season and also doubled up and ran the 200 at three of those meets … Ran a converted time of 7.48 at the SEC Quadrangular in Fayetteville, while clocking season-best times of 24.66 at the Gator Invitational and 24.56 the following week at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational in Nebraska … Battled injuries during the outdoor season to post top times of 11.72 in the 100-meter dash and 24.28w in the 200-meter dash … Competed in the 200-meter dash at the SEC Outdoor Championships but did not advance out of the opening round, running a 25.49.

Freshman season (1999)
Competed primarily during the indoor season in her first year with the Lady Tigers after suffering an injury early in the outdoor season … Came up with the best 60 meter time of the season at the LSU Last Ditch, a fifth-place time of 7.52 … Opened her LSU career with a sixth place finish in the 60 at the LSU Purple Tiger, running a time of 7.59 … Followed that with a seventh-place finish the following week at the LSU Seven-Team Invitational in a time of 7.69 … Came up with the best 200-meter time of the year at the Hokie Invitational, running a 24.59, the fourth fastest time by a Lady Tiger indoors … Finished fourth in her preliminary heats of both the 55 (7.01) and 200 (24.71) at the SEC Indoor Championships in Gainesville, Fla., and did not advance to either final … Ran her fastest 100 meter time of the outdoor season at the SEC Quadrangular in New Orleans, running a time of 11.91 … Ran a 200-meter leg on the preliminary round sprint medley relay team at the Texas Relays, helping to send the Lady Tigers to the final by winning their heat.

Prep career
Dazzled Louisiana crowds at the State Championships in 1998, winning both the 100 and 200 meter titles … Won the 55 meter state title indoors … Won the 100 meter dash at the Texas Relays in April … Was also the state champ in the 100 in 1995 and the state runner-up in the 55 in 1996 … Finished third in the 60 meter dash at the national indoor meet in 1996 … She graduated with honors and in the top 5 percent of her graduating class, recording a perfect 4.0 her senior year … Received the Who’s Who Award … Was coached by her older brother Trent.

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