Megan Turner
Megan Turner

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wichita, Kansas

High School:
Mulvane High

Last College:
Butler Community College (Kansas)

Height:
5-11

Position:
Sprints

Birthdate:
10/17/1987

Experience:
1L


2010 Track & Field
Named as a USTFCCCA 2010 Division I Track & Field All-Academic Honoree...2010 Southland Conference All-Academic Team recipient...Capital One Bank/Southland Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll honoree. OUTDOOR: Improved to fourth all-time in UTA history with her career-best time of 1:01.11 in the 400m hurdles at the Southland Conference Championships, surpassing Susan Carter...Placed third in the SLC Championships in the 400 hurdles...Advanced to the NCAA Division I West Region Prelims in the 400m hurdles and 4x400m relay...Turned in a strong performance at the SLC Championships where she ran anchor and helped the 4x400m relay team defend their title with their season-best 3:41.14 time...Scored 8.5 points at the SLC Championships as part of the women's second-place finish...Part of the 4x400m relay team that captured three first place performances, at the TCU Invitational, the Northwestern State Invitational and the SLC Championships...Finished runner-up in the 400m hurdles at the Northwestern State Invite with a time of 1:03.97...Finished third in the 400m hurdles at the North Texas Classic...Clocked a 1:01.86 in the 400m hurdles at the Texas Relays...Also ran the 400m hurdles in 1:03.52 at the John Jacobs Invitational. Indoor: Broke UT Arlington's all-time record in the 600m (previously held by Brenna O'Dell) by clocking a time of 1:25.34 to win the event at the Sooner Indoor Open...Advanced to the SLC Championships in the 400m and 4x440m relay...Placed fifth in the 400m finals with a time of 57.91...Totaled 6 points at the SLC Championships for the women's second-place finish...Ran anchor in team's first-place finish in the 4x440Y with a time of 3:53.17 at the Wichita State Shocker Quad...Ran a 57.86 at the Texas A&M Invitational.

2009 Track & Field
OUTDOOR: Placed third in the 400m hurdles at the Mean Green Invitational with a time of 1.03.14...Recorded a season-best time of 1:02.87 in the 400m hurdles at the SLC Championships...Ran a 1:03.63 in the John Jacobs Invitational...Also clocked a 1:04.44 and 1:05.02 in the TCU Invitational and the Horned Frog Invitational. INDOOR: Took first place in the 400m at the Houston Indoor Meet posting a time of 59.92...Member of the 4x400 relay team that broke a 15-year-old school record with a time of 3:45.98 at the Texas A&M Invitational...Turned in a season-best time of 59.25 in the 400m at the SLC Championships...Ran a 26.83 in the 200m at the Houston Indoor...Clocked a 59.81 in the 400m at the Razorback Invitational...Helped UTA finish second in the SLC Championships in the 4x400m relay.

Before UTA
Ran at Butler Community College (Kansas)...2008 regional indoor champion in the 600m...In 2007, was a regional indoor champion in the 600m (1:29.00) and in the outdoor 400m hurdles and the 4 x 400 relay...Finished as a regional indoor runner-up in the 4 x 400.

High School
Earned four letters in track at Mulvane High School...Made appearances in the state meet each year...Set school records in the 200m (26.6) and the 400m (59.4)...Qualified in the 400m for the state meet in her last two years...Earned four letters in basketball and two in volleyball and cheerleading...Earned cheerleading All-American honors twice.

Personal Born Oct. 17, 1987...Daughter of Michael Turner and Susan Rowl...Has three sisters and a brother...Member of the dean's list all four semesters at Butler CC...Majoring in accounting.

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