2014 marks the first year that Albuquerque has hosted the NCAA Indoor Championships. Hosted at the Albuquerque Convention Center, the 2014 NCAA Indoor Championships will celebrate 50 years of men's championships and 33 years of women's championships
Senior Alexis Paine won the invitational pole vault with a mark of 4.20 meters (13-9.25).
Junior 2014 Indoor Season Scored two team points for Alabama at the SEC Championships with a seventh-place finish in the women's shot put ... also threw a season-best 56-9 1/2 in the weight throw at the SEC Championships ... participated in the weight throw (56-5 3/4) and the shot put (47-5 3/4) at the Tyson Invitational ... placed third in the shot put (49-4 1/2) and 13th in the weight throw (54-11) at the Indiana Relays ... finished tenth in the shot put with a mark of 48-1 1/4 at the Rod McCravy Memorial, while throwing 52-9 1/2 in the weight throw at the same meet ... placed fourth in shot put (47-10) and fifth in the weight throw (51-8 1/2) at the Auburn Invitational, her Crimson Tide debut.
Prep and Personal First female discus thrower in Jamaican history to qualify for the World Junior Championships ... won 2012 National Junior College Athletic Association's outdoor shot put title with a career-best effort of 15.42 meters (50 feet, 7 1/4 inches), while competing for Central Arizona Community College ... also won the 2012 NJCAA indoor shot put title with an effort of 15.35 meters (50-4 1/2) ... won the 2012 NJCAA indoor 20 lb. weight throw with a career best 16.93 meters (55-6) ... won the shot put competition at four of the five meets she competed in during the 2012 outdoor season ... won the weight throw at two of the three meets in which she competed during the 2012 indoor season ... also gained experience competing in the hammer and discus ... discus runner-up at the 2012 NJCAA outdoor championships with a distance of 49.66 meters (162-11) ... competed as a freshman at the 2011 NJCAA Outdoor Championships, in both the shot put and discus ... coached by Micheal Vassell at St. Hugh's High School and by Kim Dismuke at Central Arizona ... daughter of Desmond Bernard and Norma Cousins ... born Aug. 11, 1991.