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
Team set 16 personal records last week 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
|Cruz's Career Best Performances|
|Long Jump||5.47m (12/8/11)|
|Triple Jump||13.03m (2/26/12)|
|Long Jump||5.67m (4/5/13)|
|Triple Jump||12.83m (5/13/12)|
2013-14 (Redshirt Junior)
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in four regular-season meets, as well as the Conference USA Indoor Championships...participated in just the triple jump on the season...earned the Conference USA Silver Medal in the triple jump at the C-USA Indoor Championships (3/1), leaping 12.81 meters (42-0.5) for a second-place finish...mark of 12.81 meters (42-0.5) was the best triple jump mark on the season by the Green Wave...placed second in the triple jump at the Southern Miss Cupid Classic (2/14) with a leap of 12.44 meters (40-9.75), while also placing second at the UAB Blazer Indoor Invitational (1/10) with a jump of 12.31 meters (40-4.75)...notched a fifth-place finish in the triple jump at the LSU Twilight (2/21), jumping 12.09 meters (39-8).
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in four regular-season meets, as well as the Conference USA Outdoor Championships and the NCAA East Regionals...participated in the long jump and the triple jump...scored points at the C-USA Outdoor Championships (5/18) in the triple jump with an eighth-place finish of 12.34 meters (40-6)...became just the third track and field athlete in Tulane history to qualify for the NCAA Regionals in an individual event in three consecutive years, joining Ana Ruzevic and Gloria Asumnu...placed 33rd at the NCAA East Regionals (5/31) with a triple jump mark of 12.35 meters (40-6.25)...season-high in the triple jump was a wind-aided 12.69 meter (41-7.75) leap at the Tulane Team Challenge (3/29), earning her the event title...placed fourth at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/19) in the triple jump with a mark of 12.45 meters (40-10.25)...competed in the long jump just once, posting a mark of 4.65 meters (15-3.25) at the Jaguar Opener (3/7).
2012-13 (Redshirt Sophomore)
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in five of the team's regular season meets as well as the Conference USA Championships...competed in the triple jump six times and the long jump twice...notched the second, third and fourth best triple jumps on the season for the Green Wave...scored five points for Tulane during the Conference Championships by placing fourth in the triple jump with a leap of 12.32m (40'5")...notched a season best 12.49m (40' 11.75") triple jump at the Cherry and Silver Invitational (1/20/13), good for second place in that meet...posted a leap of 12.39m (40' 7.75") at the Crimson Tide Opener (1/12/13)...12.20m (40' 0.50") triple jump at the Tyson Invitational...tied her career best in the long jump at the UAB Blazer Indoor Invitational (1/11/13) by notching a 5.47m (17 ` 11.5").
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in eight regular season meets, as well as the Conference USA Championships and the NCAA East Regionals...competed in both the long jump and triple jump...posted the top three triple jumps on the team during the season...qualified for the NCAA East Regionals in the triple jump with a season best leap of 12.56 meters (41' 2.5") at the Stanford Invitational (3/30)...triple jumped 11.75 meters (28' 6.75) at the NCAA East Regionals (5/25) and 12.14 meters (39' 10") at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/12)...set a new personal best in the long jump with a leap of 5.67 meters (18' 7.25") at the Mesa Classic (4/5).
2011-12 (Redshirt Freshman)
Indoor Track and Field: Named Honorable Mention All-America in the triple jump...named Second Team All-Conference USA in the triple jump...competed in six of the team's seven meets and competed at the NCAA National Championships...ranked 2nd in Conference USA in the triple jump...scored eight team points at the Conference USA Championships...led the team in the triple jump...ranked second on the squad in the long jump...owned the top five marks in the triple jump...posted the fourth best leap in the long jump on the team...jumped 13.03-meters at the Conference USA Championships (2/26) to finish second overall in the event...jumped 12.68-meters at the Tyson Invitational (2/11) and 12.45-meters at the Crimson Tide Opener (1/14)...leapt 12.35-meters at the Husker Invitational (2/4) and 12.32-meters at the Cherry & Silver Invitational (1/21) in the triple jump...also competed in the triple jump at the Birmingham Ice Breaker (12/8) and the NCAA National Championships (3/10)...also jumped 5.74-meters in the long jump at the Birmingham Ice Breaker (12/8).
Outdoor Track and Field: Earned Second Team All-Conference USA in the triple jump...Named Louisiana Co-Freshman of the Year by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association...earned Third Team All-Louisiana in the triple jump as selected by the LSWA...competed in seven of the team's nine meets and made an appearance at the NCAA East Regional...ranked 3rd in Conference USA in the triple jump...scored eight team points at the Conference USA Championships...led the team in the triple jump...ranked second on the squad in the long jump...owned the top seven marks on the team in the triple jump...posted the fifth best leap on the team in the long jump...posted a season-best leap of 12.83-meters at the Conference USA Championships(5/13) to finish second in the event...had a wind-aided mark of 12.81-meters at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/21)...won the individual titles at the South Alabama Invitational (4/14) and at the LSU Relays (3/24) with identical jumps of 12.55-meters...jumped 12.48-meters at the NCAA East Regional (5/26)...had marks of 12.41-meters at the Drake Relays (4/28) to finish among the top-ten and of 12.30-meters at the Aztec Invitational (3/16)...long jumped 5.53-meters at the Jaguar Invitational (3/31).
Indoor Track and Field: Did not compete during the indoor season.
Outdoor Track and Field: Did not compete during the outdoor season.