Led by freshman Hayden Reed's NCAA discus title, the Tide men finished 15th nationally, while the women, paced by junior Remona Burchell's NCAA title in the 100-meters, took 18th place, its first top-20 finish since 2010
The Alabama track and field team will send 19 athletes to Eugene, Oregon, for the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships June 11-14.
Iowa Central Community College (2011-13) Sophomore (2012-13) Helped Iowa Central Community College (ICCC) to a second-place team finish at the 2013 NJCAA Outdoor National Championships ... the 2013 NJCAA national champion at 200 meters in a time of 23.28, edging Alabama teammate Remona Burchell of Butler County CC (23.43) ... placed second to Burchell in the 100 meters in 11.44 ... ran the third leg of ICCC's winning 4x400-meter relay team that finished in 3:39.94 ... won the University/College 100 meters at the 2013 Drake Relays (11.55) ... ran the second leg on ICCC's second-place 4x400 relay at the 2013 Drake Relays (3:40.48) ... helped ICCC to a second-place team finish at the 2013 NJCAA Indoor Championships with a third-place finish in the 200 meters (24.13) and a fifth-place showing in the 55-meter dash (7.02).
Freshman (2011-12) Placed fourth in the 100 at the 2012 NJCAA Outdoor Championships (11.56), was fifth in the 200 (24.44) and ran the third leg of ICCC's runner-up foursomes in the 4x100-meter relay (45.85) and the 4x400-meter relay (3:44.88) ... helped ICCC to the team national title at the 2012 NJCAA Indoor Championships where she posted third-place finishes in the 60-meter dash (7.43) and the 200 meters (24.66), in addition to running the second leg on ICCC's national champion 4x400-meter relay (3:51.56).
Prep and Personal Has indoor personal bests of 6.91 at 55 meters, 7.37 at 60 meters and 24.13 at 200 meters ... has outdoor personal bests of 11.30 at 100 meters, 23.28 at 200 meters and 55.75 at 400 meters ... a five-time state champion as one of Illinois' top prep sprinters from 2009-11 ... won the 2009 Illinois Class 2A titles in the 100 and 200 meters with times of 11.94 and 24.70, respectively... added two other medals in 2009 as a member of the eighth-place 4x100 and 4x200 relays ... defended her 100 and 200 titles as a junior in 2010 with a pair of record-setting times... set the Illinois state meet record in the 100 with a personal best of 11.76, the 25th-best all-time performance in the state ... moved to 16th on the 200-meter all-time performance list with her winning time of 24.08 ... added another state title as the anchor of the winning 4x100-meter relay and placed second in the 400 meters (55.75) ... daughter of Peggy Woodward ... born Feb. 6, 1993.