27 Louisiana Tech student-athletes will earn their degrees Saturday
Sakit places 15th overall
Hays posts second top-five finish
Hays Finishes Fourth for Women
2011: Finished the Mook 4 Invitational in 20:42 (9/17) ... Finished the Northwestern State Invitational in 29:58 (10/3).
2010: Finished the Northwestern State Invitational in 32:18 (10/4).
High School:Graduated from Lancaster High School in 2010 ... Lettered in track and field ... Won a pair of state titles in the 4x200m relay her junior and senior seasons ... Finished second at state in the 400m ... Coached by Beverly Humphrey ... Also ran track on the Dallas Gold track club team where she was coached by Michael Hart.
Personal:Taneka Michelle Henderson ... Daughter of Joe and Michelle Henderson ... Born on March 26, 1992 in Dallas, Texas ... Has three sisters: Tiffany, Desiree and Ebony.