Hadnot now ranked 4th in the nation in 200m
Strong start to 2013 season for Louisiana Tech
Several top-five finishes recorded for Tech
Hayes with best mark in the nation this year
2013: Opened the year with a sixth-place finish in the shot put at the Blazer Invite (1/11), throwing 42-6 (12.95m) ... Finished 14th in the shot put at the Howie Ryan Invitational (1/25-26) with a throw of 42-8.75 (13.02m) ... Placed 27th in the shot put at the Tyson Invitational (2/8-9) with a throw of 37-7.75 (11.47m) ... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/21-23), finished 10th in the shot put with a throw of 42-5.25 (12.93m) ... Removed from the team following the indoor season.
2012: Opened the year at the AState Invitational (1/27) where she finished sixth in the shot put with a throw of 42-2.25/12.86m and placed 11th in the weight throw with a mark of 40-7.5/12.38m ... Finished 24th in the shot put at the Tyson Invitational (2/10-11) with a throw of 37-3.75/11.37m ... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/24-25), finished 17th in the shot put with a throw of 37-1.25 (11.31m) ... Opened the outdoor season at the Louisiana Classics (3/17) where she finished 21st in the discus with a throw of 122-9 (37.41m) and threw 45-3.5 (13.80m) in the shot put to finish fourth ... Threw the shot put 42-9 (13.03m) at the Victor Lopez Classic (3/23) to finish 12th while finishing 21st in the discus with a mark of 116-2 (35.42m) ... Finished fourth in the shot put with a throw of 41-8 (12.70m) and sixth in the discus with a throw of 129-8 (39.53m) at the Jim Mize Invitational (4/7) ... Finished second in the discus at the Southeastern Invitational (4/20) with a throw of 142-10 (43.55) and placed ninth in the shot put, throwing 41-3.75 (12.59m) ... Finished sixth in the shot put at the Golden Eagle Classic (4/28) with a throw of 41-7.75 (12.69m) while finishing seventh in the discus with a throw of 131-11 (40.22m) ... At the WAC Championships (5/8-11), placed 11th in the discus with a throw of 133-2 (40.59m).
High School: Graduated from Northside High School in 2011 ... Lettered in track and basketball ... Won two state championships ... Had personal best marks of 42-9 in the shot put and 140-0 in the discus ... Coached by Tawanna Williams.
Personal: Jasmine LeBlanc ... Daughter of Carlos and Suzette LeBlanc ... Sister, Marcella, is also on the Louisiana Tech track and field team ... Has two other sisters ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Ohio State and Boston.