Kenyattia Hackworth

Hometown:
Mobile, Ala.

High School:
Faith Academy

Height:
5-5

Position:
Sprints, Jumps

Experience:
HS

Kenyattia Hackworth

07/01/2012

Chelsea Hayes Named Louisiana's Field Athlete of the Year

Hayes garners five of Tech's 13 All-Louisiana honors

06/08/2012

Chelsea Hayes Finishes Third in the Long Jump at NCAA Championships

New Orleans native scores six points for Techsters

06/06/2012

Chelsea Hayes Advances to NCAA 100m Finals

Long Jump up next for New Orleans native

06/05/2012

Louisiana Tech Track and Field Opens NCAA Championships Wednesday

Women's 4x100m Relay to start Tech's action Wednesday

05/29/2012

Among Peers, Louisiana Tech's Women Dominate NCAA Championship Entries

Techsters head to NCAA Championships on June 6-9

05/25/2012

Kenyattia Hackworth

Kenyattia Hackworth talks about being the only freshman to advance to Des Moines from the East prelims in the long jump

02/25/2012

2012 WAC Indoor Championships

Action from the final day at the 2012 WAC Indoor Championships

02/24/2012

2012 WAC Indoor Championships

Photos from day two of the 2012 WAC Indoor Championships in Boise, Idaho.

2012 Outdoor Second Team All-WAC (Long Jump)
2012 NCAA Qualifier (Long Jump)
2012 NCAA Semifinalist (Long Jump)

Top Marks Indoor Outdoor
55m 7.34 (1/27/2012, Jonesboro, Ark.) -
60m 7.78 (2/24/2012, Moscow, Idaho) -
200m 25.05 (2/24/2012, Moscow, Idaho) 24.59 (4/28/2012, Hattiesburg, Miss.)
Long Jump 19-5.25/5.92m (1/12/2012, Birmingham, Ala.) 20-8.5/6.31m (5/24/2012, Jacksonville, Fla.)
Triple Jump 34-9.75/10.61m (2/25/2012, Moscow, Idaho) -


2012: Won the long jump at the UAB Blazer Invitational (1/12) with a mark of 19-5.25/5.92m while also finishing 17th in the 200m with a time of 25.50 ... Ran 25.10 to place fifth in the 200m at the AState Invitational (1/27) while also finishing eighth in the 55m dash with a time of 7.34 after running 7.37 in the prelims and placing second in the long jump with a mark of 18-11.25/5.77m ... Jumped 18-5.75/5.63m in the long jump to finish 16th at the Tyson Invitational (2/10-11) ... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/24-25), finished seventh in the long jump with a mark of 18-5.75 (5.63m), placed 14th in the triple jump with a mark of 34-9.75 (10.61m), ran 25.05 to finish 14th in the 200m and placed 11th in the 60m with a time of 7.78 ... Opened the outdoor season with a 16th place finish in the 200m at the Louisiana Classics (3/17), running 25.51 ... At the Victor Lopez Classic (3/23), finished fifth with a long jump mark of 19-5.25 (5.92m) and ran 25.42 in the 200m to place 21st ... Finished second in the long jump at the Jim Mize Invitational (4/7) with a mark of 19-8 (5.99m) .... Jumped 19-4.75 (5.91m) in the long jump at the Southeastern Invitational (4/20) to place fifth ... Finished third in the long jump at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/21) with a mark of 20-2.5 (6.16m) ... Placed fourth and received second team all-conference honors with a long jump mark of 19-0 (5.79m) at the WAC Championships (5/10-11) ... At the NCAA East Prelims (5/24-26), jumped 20-8.5 (6.31m), a mark tied for 10th in school history, to finish fifth to advance to the NCAA Championships in Des Moines ... Ran the opening leg of the 4x100m relay at the NCAA Championships (6/6-9) that finished 17th with a time of 44.90 but an injury kept her out of the long jump competition.

High School: Graduated from Faith Academy in 2011 ... Lettered in track and field, basketball and soccer ... Was named her team's 2009 indoor track outstanding performer of the year ... Ran for Team USA in the 200m and 4x100m relay ... Registered personal best marks of 19-3 in the long jump, 24.97 in the 200m and a 56.9 split in the 4x400m relay.

Personal: Kenyattia Aa'Liyah Hackworth ... Daughter of Kenny and Lanora Hackworth ... Has six siblings: Terrica Lewis, Len Lewis, Kenny Hackworth, Jr., Brandon Hackworth, Kitt Hackworth and Kelly Hackworth ... Sings in her church choir.