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Kimberley Laing
Kimberley Laing

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Catherine, Jamaica

High School:
Immaculate Conception

Event:
Sprints/Hurdles



All-Time Rank at Alabama:
• Outdoor 100m Hurdles - 9th

Career Bests:
• 60m - 7.73
• 60mH - 8.32
• 100m - 12.26
• 100mH - 13.51
• 200m - 26.30

SOPHOMORE (2007-08): Competed in two events indoor and one event outdoors posting new career bests in every event...ran the 60m in 7.73 at the Tyson Invitational...posted her team leading and new best time in the 60m hurdles at the SEC Championships sprinting to a time of 8.32 in the prelims before finishing sixth in the finals...Before spending most of the outdoor season injured, Laing ran the ninth best time in Alabama history in the 100m hurdles at the Alabama Relays crossing the line in a time of 13.51...her time of 8.32 was the eighth fastest 60m hurdle time in the SEC indoors this season

FRESHMAN (2006-07): Posted a NCAA qualifying time of 13.88 at the SEC Championships in the 100 hurdles...recorded seven of the top eight times in the 100 hurdles for the Tide...tallied two of the top four times in the 100m with a career-best 12.26 at the SEC Championships... was the top Tide 60m hurdler with a time of 8.58 at the SEC Indoor Championships...ran a 7.89 at the SEC Championships in the 60m...also competed in the 200m with a time of 26.30 at the Iowa State Indoor Invite

PREP AND PERSONAL: Coached by Marc Prince at Immaculate Conception High School...Finished 5th at the Boys and Girls Championships (2006)...Two-time Overall champion (2005, 2006)...Under 15, under 17 and under 20 champion in the 100m hurdles...Member of the Jamaica Carilta track team...Finalist in the 100m hurdles at the CAC Games...Competed in netball...Track captain...Birthday: January 8, 1988...Parents: Glen and Carol Laing...Siblings: Kolo and Romrio...Majoring in International Studies