Kim Francis, Dennis Richardson qualify for finals
Six athletes set personal records
Pamela Lee records No. 2 high jump in program history
Kim Francis runs 10th-fastest 100m hurdles time in school history
Hadnot, Francis continue to excel among national competition
Photos from the first day of the 2014 Conference USA Indoor Championships. All photos by Ben Breland.
2013 Indoor Second Team All-WAC (60m)
2013: Opened the year running 7.89 in the 60m at the Blazer Invite (1/11), placing 31st ... Finished 19th in the 60m dash at the Howie Ryan Invitational (1/25-26) with a time of 7.78 ... Ran 7.72 in the 60m dash to finish 50th at the Tyson Invitational (2/8-9) ... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/21-23), finished fifth in the 60m dash with an altitude adjusted time of 7.63 after running an altutide adjusted time of 7.64 in the prelims ... Opened the outdoor season by finishing second in the 100m at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/16), running 12.07 ... Ran 12.19 in the 100m dash to finish fourth and placed 14th in the 200m with a time of 25.99 while also running the anchor leg of the 4x100m relay that won with a time of 45.84 at the SEC-Big Ten Challenge (3/23) ... Ran the anchor leg of the 4x100m relay that finished 27th at the Texas Relays (3/28-30) with a time of 46.81 ... Ran a personal best time of 25.90 in the 200m to finish 18th and placed 11th in the 100m with at ime of 12.32 at the SFA Invitational (4/6) ... Finished sixth in the 100m dash at the Southeastern Invitational (4/19) with a time of 12.40 ... Ran 12.23 in the 100m to place 19th at the Bobcat Classic (4/27) ... At the WAC Outdoor Championships (5/8-11), finished 11th in the 100m with a time of 12.04 and placed 15th in the 200m, running 25.34.
High School: Graduated from Captain Shreve High School in 2012 ... Lettered in track and field all four years and was on the cheerleading squad ... Was the team's MVP sprinter ... Ran 24.6 in the 200m at the regional meet ... Coached by Marritta Hunt.
Personal: Brittany Nicole Walker ... Daughter of James and Yonne Walker ... Has one older brother, Brandon ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Louisiana-Monroe, Northwestern State and Tulane.