Kiara Thompson
Kiara Thompson


Knoxville, Tenn.

High School:
Knoxville West


Career Bests:
• 60m - 8.09
• 100m - 12.80
• 200m - 26.80
• Long Jump - 12-11 1/2
• Triple Jump - 34-5 3/4

Junior (2009-10)
Competed in one indoor and one outdoor meet ... ran in the 60m and 200m at the ETSU Niswonger Invitational and the 100 and 200m at the Mississippi Invitational during the outdoor season .

Sophomore (2008-09)
Posted two career-bests at the Rod McCravy Memorial running a time of 8.09 in the 60m dash and improving her triple jump mark by nearly three feet with a leap of 34-5 3/4...ran a season-best time of 12.91 in the 100m dash at the Ole Miss Invitational...improved her 200m time by over half a second at the Volunteer Track Classic where she ran 26.80.

Freshman (2007-08)
Set a career-best in the 60m running a 8.21 at the Clemson Invitational...ran a personal-best time of 12.80 in the 100m at the Alabama Relays...posted two more career-bests at the Alabama Relays in the long jump and high jump with a 12-11 1/2 and a 31-6 3/4, respectively...ran a 27.38 for a new personal-best in the 200m at the Ole Miss Invitational.

Prep and Personal
Coached by Charles Ryan and Tyangela Sanders at Knoxville West High School...led Knoxville West to four straight Region and District Championships...Knoxville West were the 2006 Girls Team TSSAA 4A State Champions...2007 State Runner-up as a team...named a 2006 and 2007 Prep Xtra All-State honoree...earned 2007 Character Athlete accolades...member of the 2007 AAU National Champion 4x100m relay team...2007 Nike Outdoor National qualifier...holds the school record in the triple jump...also a member of the cheerleading squad...Parents: Arthur McMillan, Daphne Boatwright...Siblings: Ardeja, Anthron and Arthur...Birthday: February 14, 1989...Majoring in Interior Design.