At the Horned Frog Invitational(3/21) she placed 3rd in both the shot put and javelin with throws of10.49 meters and 31.91 meters respectively...finished 6th in the 100 meter hurdles-14.87, and 3rd in the high jump-1.58 meters at the Mean Green Invitational(4/30)...Placed well at the SLC Championship, with an 18th place in the 100 meter hurdles-16.97, and a 8th place in the Heptathlon with a score of 4462.
Finished 8th in the Pentathlon at the Houston Indoor Meet((1/30-31) with a score of 2980...she bettered her score at the Southland Conference Meet(2/20-21) posting a score of 3003 and finishing 12th.
One of the top all-around athletes on the team...finished ninth in the heptathlon at the conference meet with a score of 4,377...team best time of 1:05.00 in the 400 meter hurdles at the Baylor meet (4/19)...had the second best time on the team in the 100 meter hurdles (15.37)...named to the Capital One Southland Conference 2008 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll.
Finished 13th at the SLC meet in the pentathlon with a mark of 2,900...second best time in 400 meter with a mark of 1:01.73 at the Houston Invitational (2/9).
Finished 14th in the heptathlon with 2,946 points at the SLC Outdoor... took sixth place with a long jump of 16-07.25 at the Horned Frog Invitational... competed in the javelin, triple jump, high jump and 200 meters during season... named to the Capital OneSouthland Conference 2007 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll.
Only competed at SLC Indoor Championship during season... jumped 14-10.50 in the long jump prelims.
Member of McNeil High School track team for four years... took second in the triple jump (36-feet, 1.5-inches) at the District 15-5A Meet... personal-best marks include: 16-2 in the long jump, 36-1.5 in the triple jump, 58.68 in the 400 meter... earned second-team all-district honors in basketball as a junior and senior and played on the McNeil High School volleyball team... named academic all-district in basketball, track and field and cross country... named to the Texas Girls Coaches Association Academic All-State Team in cross country, track and field and basketball... named to the National Honor Society.
Born April 5, 1988, in Austin, is daughter of Maggie and Melvin Strong... education major.
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