Mandelbaum and Doss named Female and Male Athletes of the Year, Schelske and Schmidt earned Female and Male Scholar Athletes of the Year Honors and Magee and Walker receive the James W. Wilson, Jr. Award
Frano, Lozes, White, Breaux please Coach Peterson with their performances on the day
T&F Look to Build Off Last Week's Dominating Performances at Southeastern Lion Invitational, LSU Alumni Gold
Team set 16 personal records last week at South Alabama Invitational
Breaux, Lapucha, Frano, Quincy, McMillan All Win Respective Event Titles at South Alabama Invitational
All set personal bests during their performances
Squad looks to gain steam in a meet close to home before heading to the C-USA Championships
|Brazzel' Career Best Performances|
|Long Jump||5.88m (19-3.5) (2/8/14)|
|Triple Jump||12.60m (41-4.25) (3/1/14)|
|100 Meter Hurdles||14.31 (3/29/14)|
|Long Jump||5.98m (19-7.5) (5/17/14)|
|Triple Jump||12.72m (41-8.75) (5/18/14)|
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in six regular-season meets, as well as the Conference USA Indoor Championships...participated in the long jump and the triple jump...notched the team's top six long jump marks on the season...earned the Conference USA Bronze Medal in the triple jump at the C-USA Indoor Championships (3/1), leaping a personal-best 12.60 meters (41-4.25) for a third-place finish...triple jump mark at the C-USA Indoor Championships was also the second-best jump by the team on the season, and stood as the fifth-best jump in school history at season's end...notched a personal best 5.88 meter (19-3.5) long jump at the Samford Multis and Invitational (2/8) that stood as the sixth-best jump in school history at season's end...placed second in the long jump at the LSU Twilight (2/21) with a leap of 5.64 meters (18-6), and also placed fourth at the BSC Panther Icebreaker (12/6/13) in the same event with a jump of 5.65 meters (15-6.5)...posted two-top ten finishes in the triple jump on the season: a fourth-place leap at the Southern Miss Cupid Classic (2/14) of 12.13 meters (39-9.75) and a fourth-place jump of 11.69 meters (38-4.25) at the BSC Panther Icebreaker.
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in eight regular-season meets, as well as the Conference USA Outdoor Championships and the NCAA East Regionals...participated in the 100 meter hurdles, the long jump and the triple jump...scored points for the team at the C-USA Outdoor Championships (5/17) in the long jump by finishing seventh with a personal-best leap of 5.98 meters (19-7.5) and in the triple jump the following day, finishing fifth with a personal-best leap of 12.72 meters (41-8.75)...notched a 43rd-place finish at the NCAA East Regionals (5/31) in the triple jump with a leap of 12.01 meters (39-5)...set the school-record in the 100 meter hurdles during her debut in the event at the Tulane Team Challenge (3/29), running in 14.31...won the long jump event title at the Tulane Team Challenge with a wind-aided leap of 5.72 meters (10-6.25)...long jump personal-best mark of 5.98 meters (19-7.5) stood as sixth-best in school history at season's end...triple jump personal-best mark of 12.72 meters (41-8.75) stood as fourth-best in school history at season's end.
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in five of the team's ten regular season meets...also participated in the Conference USA Championships...took part in the long jump and the triple jump on the year...notched the team's best jumps in the long jump (5.67m, 18'7.24") and the triple jump (12.51m, 41'0.5") on the season...top four results in long jump on the season belong to Brazzel...notched her career best 5.67 meters (18'7.25") at the Panther Ice Breaker (12/1/12), her first collegiate meet...triple jumped 12.51 meters (41'0.5") at the UAB Blazer Indoor (1/11/13), good for sixth place in school history...placed seventh at the Conference USA Championships in the triple jump with a mark of 12.08 meters (39' 5.75")...notched jumps of 5.59 meters (18' 4.25"), 5.58 meters (18' 3.75") and 5.56 meters (18' 3") at the Crimson Tide Opener (1/12/13), the Tyson Invitational (2/8/13) and the Cherry and Silver Invitational (1/19/13), respectively.
Outdoor Track and Field:Posted results in eight of the team's regular season meets, as well as the Conference USA Championships...competed in both the long jump and the triple jump...notched a personal best 5.96m (19' 6.75") in the long jump at the Mesa Classic (4/5), good for fifth place in school history...posted a career-best triple jump of 12.30m (40' 4.25") at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/12), placing fourth at the meet and seventh in school history...placed sixth in the long jump at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/11), notching a distance of 5.91m (19' 4.75")...won the triple jump (12.11m or 39' 8.75") and long jump (5.78m or 18' 11.75") event titles at the Samford Invitational (4/27)...competed in the long jump at four other meets and the triple jump in one other meet.
About Tamika Brazzel
Prep: Lettered all four years while at El Camino High School...selected as team captain during her junior and senior seasons...earned team MVP honors as a sophomore, junior and senior...ranked ninth nationally in the triple jump as a senior... qualified for the California Interscholastic Federation State Championships five times...owns the school record in the triple jump and the 300-meter hurdles...finished third as a senior at the CIF State Championships in the triple jump and was fifth in the long jump...helped the Wildcats to a runner-up finish at the CIF State Championships as a senior...also lettered in basketball.
Personal: Born Tamika Grau Brazzel on May 27, 1994...has two brothers, Brandon and Henry.