Marniqua Thompson
Marniqua Thompson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Wichita Falls, Texas

High School:
Wichita Falls

Height:
5-10

Position:
Jumps

Birthdate:
12/18/1991

Experience:
1L


2011 Track & Field

  • Placed fourth in the 200m (H) with a time of 26.51, fifth in the long jump (H) with a distance of 5.46 meters and third in the javelin (H) with a distance of 34.85 meters at the Crowe Multi Events
  • OUTDOOR: Came in second in the triple jump with a distance of 11.33 meters at the Horned Frog Invitational
  • Took second in the javelin with a distance of 34.27 meters at the Horned Frog Invitational
  • Placed first in the high jump at the North Texas Spring Classic with a height of 1.55 meters
  • Took first in the high jump with a height of 1.65 meters at the Northwestern State Invitational
  • Competed in the 100m hurdles, high jump and triple jump at the SLC Outdoor Championships
  • Competed in the high jump at the NCAA West Prelims with a height of 1.65 meters.
  • INDOOR: Placed fourth in the shot put (P) with a distance of 9.80 meters at the Varsity Apartments Shocker Quad
  • Came in third in the high jump at the Varsity Apartments Shocker Quad with a height of 1.58 meters
  • Finished second in the high jump with a height of 1.70 meters at the SLC Indoor Championships.

High School

  • Named Outstanding Athlete at her high school in 2007-10
  • Earned second-team all-district honors in volleyball as a senior
  • Won the high jump at the UIL State Track Championship with a personal-best jump of 5-6 after missing part of the season with a quad injury
  • Also won a state title in the high jump as a junior in 2009
  • Won the District 5-4A Meet in the long jump with a jump of the same height
  • Finished second in the District 5-4A Meet in long jump and triple jump, setting person records in both with jumps of 17-6 and 37-9, respectively
  • In addition to four letters in track, earned two in volleyball and one in basketball.

Personal

  • Born Dec. 18, 1991, in Wichita Falls, Texas
  • Is the daughter of Marvin Thompson and Rita White
  • Majoring in Business.

Prospectus

  • Very talented freshman is expected to contend among the conference elite in the high jump and potential point-scorer in other jumps.

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