The top returning hurdler in the NCAA ... a four-time NCAA All-American, needs just one more to tie Kate Soma for most in UW history ... is a full half-second faster than any other hurdler ever at UW ... one of just 10 women in Pac-10 history to break 13 seconds in the 100-meter hurdles ... ranks among UW's all-time top-10 in 10 of the 11 of the events she has attempted, and holds UW records in the 60-meter hurdles, 100-meter hurdles, 60-meter dash and 200-meter dash (indoors) ... has run below the old UW 100m hurdles record of 13.55 seconds 24 times ... the reigning MPSF indoor hurdles champion.
2005-06: Became just the second UW woman to twice earn multiple All-America honors in one year with All-America performances in the sprint hurdles indoors and out ... was seventh in the 100m hurdles at the NCAA outdoor meet and ninth in the 60m hurdles indoors, earning her third- and fourth-career All-America honors ... needs just one more All-America honor to tie pole vaulter Kate Soma for UW's all-time career record ... clocked four times below her previous school record of 13.17 seconds during the 2006 postseason ... became just the 10th woman in Pac-10 history to break 13 seconds in the 100m hurdles, wind-aided or otherwise, with a 12.95-second wind-aided time in the Regional prelim at BYU (12.99 after altitude adjustment) ... made it legal a day later with a 13.00-second time in the final (13.04 adjusted), crushing the UW record of 13.17 she set in the 2005 NCAA final ... also ran under the older record twice at nationals, clocking matching 13.13-second efforts in the semifinal and final ... was third in the hurdles at Regionals and fourth at Pac-10s ... also ran the 100 meters at Pac-10s, placing 11th ... won first-career conference title in the MPSF hurdles final, clocking 8.17 seconds ... matched that time in prelims at the NCAA Indoor meet to take ninth overall ... also competed at MPSFs in the 60m dash, placing third in 7.39 seconds, just one-hundredth shy of the school-record of 7.38 she set at the Husky Classic two weeks prior ... also broke UW's 200-meter record indoors at the Husky Classic, clocking a 24.42.
2004-05: Earned All-America honors in the sprint hurdles indoors and out, becoming just the sixth UW woman ever to win multiple All-America honors in one year ... placed fifth in the 100m hurdles at the NCAA Outdoor meet, and 10th in the 60m hurdles at NCAA Indoors ... lowered her lifetime best in each of her final seven hurdles races of 2005 ... best was a then-UW-record 13.17 posting, run first in the NCAA prelim and matched in the USATF Outdoor Nationals semifinal ... placed 10th overall at the USATF meet ... ranked 19th among U.S. women in the event in 2005, the youngest member of the top-20 ... broke her own school record twice in 2005 ... placed fifth in the hurdles at Regionals and third at Pac-10s, the latter in a then-UW record 13.23 seconds ... also at Pac-10s, placed sixth in the 4x100m, eighth in the 4x400m, and 10th in the 400m hurdles ... clocked a 59.65 in just her second-ever 400m hurdles race, at Oregon, second-best among Pac-10 women in 2005 and ninth-fastest in UW history ... also ran legs of the seventh-fastest 4x100m and ninth-fastest 4x400m relays all-time at UW ... indoors, broke her own school record in the 60m hurdles, and ran UW's second-best ever times in the 60m (7.44) and 200m (24.81) dashes ... clocked an 8.15 in a second-place finish at MPSFs to break her own UW record ... led UW 4x400m to a Husky Classic win in 3:49.23, ninth-best all-time indoors at UW.
2003-04: Had one of the finest seasons of any NCAA freshman hurdler ... placed 14th in the 60m hurdles at NCAA Indoors ... just missed qualifying for the NCAA Outdoors ... was sixth in the 100m hurdles by just .06 seconds at Regionals ... placed eighth in the 100m dash at Regionals, her time of 11.73 seconds UW's third-best ever ... scored in four events at the Pac-10 meet, placing sixth in the 100m hurdles and 4x100m, and eighth in the long jump and 100m dash ... crushed UW's decade-old 100m hurdles record of 13.55 seconds in her first collegiate final, and lowered it six more times ... first record-breaker was a wind-aided 13.43 at the Stanford Invite ... made the record legal with a 13.54 in the Texas Relays prelim, before running a wind-aided 13.39 in the final ... fastest legal mark was a UW-record 13.41 at the Drake Relays ... placed eighth at Pac-10s in the long jump with a season-best 19-5 1/4 ... scored 23 of UW's 108 points in a dual-meet victory at WSU, including three individual wins and relay crown ... indoor best of 8.19 seconds broke by .02 the UW record of 8.21 set by Claudine Robinson in 1994 ... moved to sixth on UW's indoor long jump list with a fourth-place clearance of 19-6 1/2 at MPSFs.
High School and Personal: Born in Chicago ... mother's name is Wanda, and sister is Alexandria ... a prep All-American in both hurdles events in 2003 ... best legal 100m hurdles mark of 13.63 seconds was the nation's fifth-best in 2003 ... after the season, clocked a 13.56 in the100m hurdles in a third-place finish at the U.S. Junior Nationals ... ranked third in the nation in the 300m hurdles with a best mark of 41.54 ... won the high hurdles at the 2003 Golden West Games in 13.64 seconds ... as a high-school sophomore, placed second in the 100m hurdles, in 13.74, at the Junior World Championships in Hungary ... never placed lower than sixth in the 100m hurdles in four years of state championships competition ... also earned top-six state finishes in the 300m hurdles and long jump during her prep career ... missed the 2002 season due to injury ... interested in fashion design. Lodree Honors -Seattle Post-Intelligencer (April 26, 2005)
Collegiate Best Marks
60m Dash....... 7.34i
100m Dash....... 11.3h / 11.73
200m....... 24.22i / 24.56
60m HH....... 8.01i
100m HH...... 12.99aw / 13.04a / 13.13
400m IH....... 59.65
Long Jump....... 19-6 1/4i / 19-5 1/2