2002-03: One of just six UW women, including teammate Sidney Brown, to clear 40 feet in the triple jump ... earned first-ever NCAA Championships bid with a third-place finish in the triple at the West Regional, just 3/4 of an inch shy of first place ... took fourth in the event at the Pac-10 meet two weeks prior, her third straight top-10 Pac-10 finish in the event ... also competed in the high jump at the Pac-10s, placing 11th ... was 22nd overall in the triple at the NCAA meet ... moved to second in UW history in the triple with a jump of 41-4 1/2 at the Stanford Invite ... placed outside the top-five in the triple just once in five months ... was also UW's leading long jumper, and tied for team-high in the high jump ... indoors, set a UW record with a winning jump of 41-4 1/4 at the UW Invite, more than 10 inches beyond the previous best. 2001-02: Led all UW competitors in the high and triple jumps, and was second on the squad in the long jump ... at the Pac-10 meet, climbed to third in UW history in the triple, soaring 40-8 3/4 to place fourth ... placed 13th at the Pac-10 meet in the high jump, at 5-5 1/4 ... qualified for the meet with a best high jump mark of 5-7 that was just an inch shy of UW's all-time top-10 ... covered 18-0 1/2 in season-best long jump ... won the triple jump at the Salzman Invite with a then-best jump of 40-0 ... indoors, was UW's leading triple jumper at 39-10 1/2, then the third-best indoor mark ever at UW. 2000-01: Placed 10th in the triple jump at the Pac-10 meet with a mark of 36-11 3/4 ... led the squad in 2001 with a mark of 38-7 ... was UW's lone high jumper outdoors ... posted a season-best jump of 5-1 3/4 at the Salzman Invite ... never placed out of the top-10 in 15 total events ... ranked third on the squad in the long jump with a best mark of 17-5 1/2 ... indoors, led all UW triplers with an MPSF-qualifying mark of 39-0 1/2 ... placed fifth in the event at the MPSF meet at 37-4 ... notched top UW mark in the high jump at 5-3. 1999-2000: Redshirted the season.
High School and Personal: Born May 14, 1981 in Chino, Calif. ... parents are Beverly and Terumi ... has a brother, T.J., and a sister, Ashley ... cousin of Ralph Boston, 1960 Olympic long jump gold medalist and former world-record holder ... competed at the California state track meet all four years ... placed ninth in the triple jump at state as a junior, and ninth in the high jump as a freshman ... also earned 10th and 11th place finishes in the high jump and long jump, respectively, in 1997, and in the triple jump and long jump, respectively, in 1999 ... was captain of the track team her senior season.
UW Career Bests
High Jump....... 5-7
Long Jump....... 18-4 1/2
Triple Jump...... 41-4 1/2
High Jump (indoor)....... 5-6
Long Jump (indoor)....... 17-3 1/4
Triple Jump (indoor)....... 41-4 1/4