WAC Championships - Final Day
Pictures from Day Three of the Western Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Louisiana Tech.
2009: Opened the indoor season at the Leonard Hamilton Memorial (1/16) running 7.75 in the 60m dash in both the prelims and the finals, placing 13th overall while running 8.74 in the prelims of the 60m hurdles and finishing third in the 60m hurdles finals with a time of 8.59... Ran 7.74 in the 60m dash at the Razorback Invitational (1/23) before running the 60m hurdles where she advanced to the finals with a time of 8.61... Her 8.66 time in the finals of the 60m hurdles at the Razorback Invitational (1/23) placed her seventh... Finished seventh in the finals of the 60m hurdles at the Texas A&M Invitational (2/13) with a time of 8.56... Ran the fourth-fastest 60m dash time in the prelims at the WAC Indoor Championships (2/27) with a time of 7.67 before improving upon that to run 7.64 in the finals to finished third... Also at the WAC Indoor Championships (2/27), recorded the fastest time in the prelims of the 60m hurdles with a mark of 8.51 before running a season-best time of 8.36 in the finals to claim the WAC title... Opened outdoor season by winning the 100m hurdles race at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/28) with a time of 14.37... Placed 13th in the 100m hurdles at the Texas Relays (4/2) with a time of 13.85... Her time of 14.09 in the 100m hurdles at the Drake Relays (4/23) put her in the finals where she ran 13.64 to finish fourth... Ran the fastest prelim time in the 100m hurdles at the WAC Outdoor Championships (5/14) with a mark of 13.71... Bested that in the finals to win the conference title, running 13.51... Finished seventh overall in the prelims at the NCAA Mideast Regional Championships (5/29) with a 100m hurdles time of 13.48... Ran 13.40 in the 100m hurdles finals of the NCAA Mideast Regional Championships (5/29) to finish sixth... Advanced to the NCAA Championships where she ran 13.74 in the 100m hurdles to finish 19th overall in the prelims.
2008: Earned All-WAC honors for both the indoor and outdoor seasons...Won the 100m hurdles title at the WAC outdoor championships with a time of 13.65 seconds...Finished fourth at the WAC outdoor championships in the 400 hurdles with a time of 1:01.53...Top time in the 100 came at the Snowbird Invitational at 12.43 seconds...Best 60m time of the indoor season came with a sixth place finish in the WAC indoor championships with a time of 7.78 seconds...Also earned a sixth place finish at the WAC indoor championships in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.76 seconds.
2007: Redshirted all of the 2007 season.
2006: Named All-WAC for indoor and outdoor...Came up big at the 2006 WAC indoor Championships with a second place finish in the hurdles despite being ranked out of top 10... Continued her success outdoors with a fourth place finish.
High School: Lettered four years for coach Rickey Grant at West Feliciana High School...Helped lead the Saints to win the 3A Louisiana state titles in 2003 and 2005... District 8-3A champions from 2002-2005...Helped West Feliciana to three regional championships from 2003-2005... district 8-3A champion in the 100 hurdles 2002-2005...Regional champion 100 hurdles 2002-2004...2005 State 3A champion in the 100 hurdles...State runner-up in the hurdles from 2002-2004...60m hurdles indoor state runner-up 2003 and 2004...60m hurdle indoor state champ 2005...Also ran cross-country and played volleyball while at West Feliciana...Was the salutatorian of her graduating class as well as earning a spot on the Principal's list and National Honor Roll.
Personal: Daughter of Wallace Sr. and Candace Cobb...Has one brother, Wallace Jr. and one sister, Demetrice...Born January 23, 1987 in Zachary, La.