Jason Morgan sets world leading discus throw
Vassell with best weight throw mark of any Techster since 2002
Photos from the first day of the 2014 Conference USA Indoor Championships. All photos by Ben Breland.
2013: Ran 7.94 to finish 37th in the 60m dash at the Howie Ryan Invitational (1/25-26) ... Ran 7.91 in the 60m at the Tyson Invitational (2/8-9) to place 60th ... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/21-23), ran an altitude adjusted time of 7.83 in the 60m dash to finish 20th ... Opened the outdoor season with a fourth-place finish in the 100m at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/16) running 12.22 while running the second leg of the 4x100m relay that won with a time of 47.26 ... Finished 13th in the 100m dash at the SEC-Big Ten Challenge (3/23), runing 12.72 ... Placed 14th in the 100m dash at the SFA Invitational (4/6) with a time of 12.40.
High School: Graduated from John Ehret High School in 2011 ... Ran track ... Was on the Honor Roll ... Coached by Michael Landry.
Personal: Calishia Mendoza ... Goes by "Cali" ... Daughter of Wayne Mendoza and Michaelann Jarvis ... Has one older sister, Aaliyah ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Florida A&M and Louisiana-Monroe.