Frano, Lozes, White, Breaux please Coach Peterson with their performances on the day
All notch new personal bests, with Frano and White nearly winning their respective events
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
The Green Wave competed at the Husker Invitational on Feb. 3 & 4 in Lincold, Neb.
|Riles' Career Best Performances|
|60 Meter||7.91 (1/22/10)|
|200 Meter||24.16 (2/25/11)|
|400 Meter||55.68 (2/26/11)|
|200 Meter||25.09 (3/20/10)|
|400 Meter||53.62 (5/16/10)|
Indoor Track and Field:I Did not compete during the indoor season.
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in six of the team's seven meets...ran the 200 and 400 meter events...ranked among the Conference USA leaders in the 200 meter (10th) and 400 meters (9th)...led the team in both the 200 and 400 meter events...owned the top four times on the team in the 200 meter...ran the top five times and six of the top ten on the squad in the 400 meter...ran a season-best time of 24.22 in the 200 meter at the Tyson Invitational (2/11)...also covered 200 meters in 24.23 at the Cherry & Silver Invitational (1/20), 24.34 in the prelims at the Conference USA Championships (2/25) and 24.87 at the Birmingham Ice Breaker (12/8)...ran a season-best time of 55.77 at the Cherry & Silver Invitational (1/21)...won the consolation finals in the 400 meter with a time of 56.54 at the Husker Invitational (2/4) after running 57.83 in the prelims (2/3)...ran 56.63 for 400 meters at the Crimson Tide Opener (1/14) and 56.64 in the prelims at the Conference USA Championships (2/25)...also ran 56.94 at the Tyson Invitational (2/10) in the 400 meter.
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in one of the team's nine meets...ran the 400 meter event...ranked 13th in Conference USA in the 100 meter...ran 60.32 over 400 meters at the Aztec Invitational (3/17)...missed the remainder of the season due to injury.
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in three of the team's six meets during the indoor season...ran the 200 and 400-meter dash events...posted the team's top mark in the 400-meter...ranked second on the team in the 200-meter dash...owned the top five times in the 400-meter during the indoor slate...posted the fifth and sixth fastest times on the squad in the 200-meter event...ran a season-best time of 55.68 for 400-meters in the finals at the Conference USA Championships (2/26) after posting a time of 55.78 in the prelims (2/25)...ran 55.79 in the finals at the Husker Invitational (2/5) and ran 56.54 in the prelims (2/4) at the event...broke the tape in 56.79 at the Tyson Invitational in the 400-meter dash...ran a season-best time of 24.16 in the 200-meter dash at the Conference USA Championships (2/25)...also ran 24.42 for the 200-meter distance at the Tyson Invitational.
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in one of the team's 11 meets during the season...missed most of the season due to injury...posted the team's top time in the 400-meter dash...ran 55.56 over 400-meters at the Florida Relays (4/1).
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in four of the team's six meets during the indoor season...ran the 60, 200 and 400-meter dashes...was the team's top performer in the 400-meter dash, ranked second on the team in the 200-meter dash and third in the 60-meter dash...held the team's top three times in the 400-meter dash and four of the top-ten times in the event...held the third fastest time in the 200-meter dash...posted a season-best showing of 7.91 in the 60-meter dash at the Purple Tiger Invitational (1/22)...covered the 200-meter distance in 24.93 at the Tyson Invitational (2/12) and 25.04 at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/26)...placed sixth in the 400-meter dash at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/27) with a time of 56.20...ran 56.93 in the 400-meter prelims at the Conference USA Indoor Championship (2/26).
Outdoor Track and Field: Won the 2010 Conference USA Outdoor 400-meter Dash Championship...Competed in three of the team's eight meets, advancing to the NCAA East Regional, while battling injury during the bulk of the season...competed in the 200-meter and 400-meter dash events...advanced to the finals of the 400-meter dash at the NCAA East Regional...was the team's top performer in the 400-meter dash and ranked fourth on the squad in the 200-meter dash...held the team's top five times in the 400-meter dash...ran the 200-meter event in 25.09 at the Louisiana Classics (3/20)...posted a season-best 53.62 in the 400-meter dash in the finals at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/16), after running 54.18 in the prelims (5/15)...posted a time of 54.35 in the prelims and 54.42 in the finals at the NCAA East Regional...went 55.49 at the FSU Twilight (5/8) to win the event.
About Jamie Riles
Prep: Lettered all four years at Fontainebleau High School for head coach Clark Hershey...earned team MVP honors all four years at FHS...won six district titles for the Bulldogs in track and field...won the Louisiana Class 5A State 400-meter title during her junior season...was an All-Metro selection during her Freshman, sophomore, junior and senior seasons.
Personal: Born Jamie Riles on July 16, 1990...the daughter of Diedra Riles...has two brothers and one sister, TJ.