LSU Gold
Position
Sprints
Height
5'4
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Philadelphia, Pa.
High School
Girard College HS

Thelma Davies’ TFRRS profile (for top performances and meet results)

5x USTFCCCA First Team All-American
2x USTFCCCA Second Team All-American
2x USTFCCCA All-American (COVID Year)
3x SEC Champion
3x First Team All-SEC
4x Second Team All-SEC
Liberian-National Record Holder (100 Meter | 11.01 seconds)
Liberian-National Record Holder (200 Meter | 22.17 seconds)
2023-24 SEC Community Service Team
2022-23 SEC Community Service Team
2020-21 SEC All-Newcomer Team
2019-20 SEC All-Freshman Team
2019-20 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
SEC Women’s Freshman of the Week 2x (02/04/22, 02/18/22)

LSU All-Time Top 10 Performance List
No. 3: Outdoor 200 Meters (22.17, 2024 SEC Outdoor Championships)
No. 5: Indoor 200 Meters (22.80, 2020 Tyson Invitational)
No. 4: Outdoor 4×100-Meter Relay (42.49, 2024 SEC Outdoor Championships)
T-No. 6: Outdoor 4×100-Meter Relay (42.52, 2021 SEC Outdoor Championships)
T-No. 6: Outdoor 4×100-Meter Relay (42.52, 2023 NCAA Outdoor Championships)
No. 9: Outdoor 100 Meters (11.01, 2024 SEC Outdoor Championships)
T-No. 9: Outdoor 4×100-Meter Relay (42.59, 2022 SEC Outdoor Championships)

Collegiate All-Time Top 10 Performance List
T-No. 10: Outdoor 4×100-Meter Relay (42.49, 2024 SEC Outdoor Championships)
T-No. 10: Outdoor 4×100-Meter Relay (42.52, 2021 SEC Outdoor Championships)
T-No. 10: Outdoor 4×100-Meter Relay (42.52, 2023 NCAA Outdoor Championships)

2024 OUTDOOR (SENIOR)
Davies had an impressive-breakout season in her final year with the Tigers… qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Championships in three events, earning two First Team All-American honors and one Second Team honor… helped the LSU 4×100-meter relay to a time of 42.57 seconds in the NCAA final to finish second overall… finished sixth in the 100-meter final at the NCAA Championship with a time of 11.04w seconds… clocked a time of 22.87 seconds in the NCAA 200-meter final to finish 16th overall… was a huge part of the Tigers winning their 26th SEC women’s team title, scoring the third most points for the team with 13.5 in total and setting two Liberian-national records en route… clocked a Liberian-national record, No. 9 time in LSU performance-list history and No. 7 wind-legal time in the nation of 11.01 seconds in the SEC Outdoor Championship final to earn bronze… clocked a Liberian-national record, T-No. 3 time in LSU performance-list history with Sha’Carri Richardson, No. 6 in the world and No. 3 time in the nation of 22.17 seconds to claim bronze in the 200m at the SEC Championships… helped the LSU 4x100m relay to bronze at the SEC Championships with a time of 42.49 seconds, which ranks fourth in LSU PL history, fifth in the nation during 2024 and 10th on the all-time collegiate PL… clocked an all-conditions best time of 10.92w seconds in the 100m at the LSU Invitational to finish second… ran her first sub-11 second 100m regardless of conditions at the Battle on the Bayou with 10.98w to finish fourth… opened the season taking first in the 100m with 11.22 and second in the 4×100 with 44.07 at the Hurricane Invitational… took first in the 200m at the Keyth Talley Invitational with 22.64… helped the 4×100 to a first-place finish at the Tom Jones Invitational with a time of 43.05 seconds… finished second at the LSU Invitational in the 200m with a time of 22.39w seconds… First Team All-American (100m, 4×100)… Second Team All-American (200m)… Second Team All-SEC (100m, 200m, 4×100)… 2023-24 SEC Community Service Team.

2024 INDOOR (SENIOR)
Finished 12th in the 200 meter at the NCAA Indoor Championships with a time of 23.15 seconds, earning Second Team All-American honors… clocked a season-best time of 22.96 seconds in the 200m at the SEC Indoor Championships in the prelims, finished seventh in the final with 23.54… took 14th in the 60 meter at the SEC Championships with a season-best time of 7.31 seconds… opened her season with a fourth-place finish and a time of 7.42 seconds in the 60m at the LSU Purple Tiger… finished fourth at the Corky Classic in the 200m with an altitude-converted time of 23.39 seconds… placed fourth at the Tyson Invitational in the 200m with a time of 23.10 seconds… Second Team All-American (200m)… 2023-24 SEC Community Service Team.

2023 OUTDOOR (JUNIOR)
Anchored the LSU 4×100-meter relay team to gold at the SEC Outdoor Championships with a time of 42.92 seconds, marking seven years in-a-row LSU has won the event… pushed the 4×100 team to a third-place finish and tied the fifth-fastest time in LSU history of 42.52 seconds at the NCAA Outdoor Championships… qualified for the NCAA East Prelims in the 100 and 200… took ninth in the 200 at the SEC Championships with a time of 23.29 in the final… ran a huge personal best of 22.64 in the 200 at the Tom Jones Memorial Invite to take seventh… recorded a PR of 11.19 in the 100 at the Texas Relays… won the 100 and 200 at the LSU Battle on the Bayou… finished third in the 4×100, fifth in the 100, and sixth in the 200 at the Texas Relays… anchored the 4×100 team to third at the LSU Lloyd Wills Invitational… took third in the 4×100 and fifth in the 200 at the LSU Invitational… First Team All-American (4×100)… First Team All-SEC (4×100).

2023 INDOOR (JUNIOR)
Finished 16th at the SEC Indoor Championships in the 200… opened the season up with a sixth-place finish in the 60 at the LSU Purple Tiger… clocked a time of 23.66 at the Red Raider Open to take fourth… finished in eighth at the New Mexico Collegiate Classic in the 200.

2022 OUTDOOR (SOPHOMORE)
Crowned an SEC Champion in the 4×100-Meter Relay with the eight fastest time in program performance list history of 42.59 seconds, marking six years in a row LSU has won the event… helped the 4×100 team to a fourth-place finish at the NCAA Outdoor Championships with a time of 42.59 seconds, tying their season best… qualified for the NCAA East Prelims in the 100 meter, 200 meter, and 4×100… took first in the 100 and 4×100 at the always loaded LSU Alumni Gold meet… helped the 4×100 team to a third-place finish at the Tom Jones Memorial Invite… anchored the 4×100 team to second place at the LSU Invitational with a time of 42.85 seconds… First Team All-American (4×100)… First Team All-SEC (4×100).

2022 INDOOR (SOPHOMORE)
Competed in two meets during the indoor season… took seventh at the LSU Purple Tiger in the 60 meter… finished ninth at the Red Raider Open in the 60.

2021 OUTDOOR (FRESHMAN)
Anchor leg on LSU’s 4×100 meter relay that claimed silver at the NCAA Championships with a time of 42.84 … anchored the 4×100 meter relay to a title at the SEC Championships with a time of 42.52 … placed seventh in the finals of the 200 meters with a wind aided 22.93 at the SEC Championships … anchored the 4×100 meter relay to wins at the LSU Alumni Gold (42.70), Boots Garland Invitational (43.00), Crimson Tide Invitational (43.07), Battle on the Bayou (43.37), and Texas Relays (42.87) … ran a personal best time of 11.21 seconds in the 100 meters at the Texas Relays to earn silver … also registered a second place showing in the 200 meters at the Texas Relays with a readout of 22.89 … earned bronze in the 100 meter dash at the Crimson Tide Invitational with a time of 11.40 … clocked a 23.29 at the LSU Alumni Gold to finish third in the 200 meters … ran a time of 11.57 in the 100 meter dash at the Louisiana Classics to place third.

2021 INDOOR (FRESHMAN)
Represented LSU at the SEC Championships in the 60 meters (10th/7.40) and 200 meters (19th/24.00) … placed 23rd at the Tyson Invitational in the 200 meters (24.13).

2020 OUTDOOR (FRESHMAN)
Season cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic.

2020 INDOOR (FRESHMAN)
Scored points for LSU in the 60 meters (7.30/3rd) and 200 meters (23.01/4th) at the SEC Championships … ran PR of 22.80 in the 200 meters at the Tyson Invitational to claim gold … finished second in the 60 meters at the Tyson Invitational with a PR of 7.23 … captured first collegiate win at the Razorback Invitational with a time of 22.96 in the 200 meters … finished third in the 200 meters at the MLK Jr. Invitational with a time of 23.63 … took third in the 60 meters at the Corky Classic (7.30) … clocked a time of 7.31 to finish fourth at the Purple Tiger Invitational in the 60 meters … ended the season with the No. 5 200 meter dash time in the NCAA (22.80) and No. 14 time in the 60 meter dash (7.23).

PRIOR TO LSU – Girard College HS
Two-time Pennsylvania Female Gatorade Athlete of the Year Honoree… owns five high school state records in Pennsylvania… 15x Pennsylvania State Champion… 8x New Balance All-American… won state titles at the 2019 PIAA State Championships in the 100 meters (11.87) and 200 meters (23.74) … took second at the 2019 U20 Pan Am Games in the 100 meter dash with a time of 11.39 … finished second at the 2019 USA U20 Championships in the 100 meters (11.25) … won the 2019 200 meter dash title at New Balance Nationals with a PR of 22.95 … swept the 60 meter (7.31) and 200 meter (23.51) titles at the 2019 PTFCA Indoor State Championships … ran as a member of USA’s 4×100 meter relay squad at the 2019 U20 Pan Am Games en route to claiming gold with a time of 43.51 … became first athlete in the history of Pennsylvania to win both the 100 meter dash and 200 meter dash in four-consecutive years … ran as a member of Team USA’s 4×100 meter relay squad at the 2018 IAAF U20 World Championships … went a perfect 15-0 in finals of races during her senior campaign on the high school circuit … ran 14 individual races for Girard College HS as a junior and went an unblemished 14-0 … 2018 PIAA state champion in both the 100 meters (11.82) and 200 meters (24.05) outdoors … won 2018 PTFCA indoor state titles in the 60 meters (7.37) and 200 meters (23.98) … finished runner up at the 2018 New Balance indoor national meet in the 60 meters (7.33) … swept titles in the 100 meters (11.62) and 200 meters (24.15) at the 2017 PIAA State Championships … has won a total of 90 races (prlelims + finals) dating back to her freshman season of high school (2016) … claimed state titles at the 2017 PTFCA Indoor State Championships in the 60 meters (7.38) and 200 meters (24.02) … state champion over the distances of 100 meters (11.58) and 200 meters (23.85) as a freshman at the 2016 PIAA State Championships outdoors … won her first state title as a freshman in 2016 in the 60 meters with a time of 7.47 at the PTFCA Indoor State Championships.

PERSONAL
Born on May 5, 2000, in Philadelphia, PA… daughter of Eliza Davies and Emmanuel Davies … has two siblings, Emmanuel Jr. and Anna… plans to pursue a degree in kinesiology at LSU.

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