Kia Vance

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
DeSoto, Texas

High School:
Ceder Hill HS

Height:
5-3

Event:
Hurdles

Birthdate:
04/08/1991

Experience:
HS

Major:
Kinesiology

Kia Vance

Top Marks Indoor Outdoor
60m 7.85 (2/26/2010, Boise, Idaho) -
200m 25.89 (1/23/2010, Fayetteville, Ark.) -
60m H 8.75 (1/15/2010, Houston, Texas) -
100m H - 14.30 (5/1/2010, Natchitoches, La.)
400m H - 1:02.79 (5/15/2010, Ruston, La.)

2010 Outdoor Second Team All-WAC (400m Hurdles)

2010: Opened the season at the Leonard Hilton Memorial (1/15), running the 60m hurdles prelims in 9.06 to advance to the finals where she ran 8.75 to finish seventh while running the anchor leg of the 4x400m relay that placed fourth with a time of 3:57.00... Placed 38th in the 60m dash at the Texas A&M Invitational (1/16) with a time of 7.87 while her time of 8.99 in the 60m hurdles prelims sent her to the finals where she finished 14th, running 8.91... At the Razorback Invitational (1/22-23), ran the 60m hurdles prelims in 9.03 to advance to the finals where she ran 9.23 to finish sixth... Also at the Razorback Invitational (1/22-23), ran 7.87 in the 60m dash to finish 27th, ran 25.89 in the 200m to place 42nd and ran the anchor leg of the 4x400m relay "B" team that finished ninth with a time of 3:52.28... Placed 45th in the 60m hurdles at the Tyson Invitational (2/12-13) with a time of 9.08... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/25-27), ran 8.76 in the 60m hurdles prelims to advance to the finals, wehre she ran 8.88 to finish seventh while running a personal-best time of 7.85 in the 60m prelims to finish 11th... Opened the outdoor season at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/20) where she placed fifth in the 100m hurdles with a time of 15.01 and fifth in the 400m hurdles, running 1:14.82... Ran 15.13 in the 100m hurdles at the LSU Relays (3/26-27) to finish 18th while placing third in the 400m hurdles finals with a time of 1:03.23 after running 1:03.41 in the prelims... Ran the third leg of the 4x100m relay that finished second at the Ole Miss Invitational (4/10) with a time of 46.10... Finished seventh in the 100m hurdles with a time of 14.64 and placed 19th in the 400m hurdles with a time of 1:04.98 at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/17)... Ran the anchor leg of the shuttle hurdle relay that finished second at the Drake Relays (4/23-25) with a time of 54.71... Finished fifth in the 100m hurdles at the Northwestern State Invitational (5/1) with a personal record time of 14.30... At the WAC Outdoor Championships (5/12-15), garnered second team all-conference honors by finishing sixth in the 400m hurdles with a personal record time of 1:02.79 while finishing 12th in the 100m hurdles with a time of 14.50...

High School: Participated in track and field at Cedar Hill High School... Coached by Lauren Hall.

Personal: Daughter of Bobby and Kimberly Vance... Born April 8, 1991 in Dallas, Texas... Chose LA Tech over North Texas, Baylor and Texas... Her sister, Kamry, runs track for ULM and cousin Darrel Authur plays basketball for the Memphis Grizzlies... Majoring in kinesiology.