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
|Quincy's Career Best Performances|
|200 Meter||25.86 (1/12/13)|
|400 Meter||57.39 (1/26/13)|
|200 Meter||25.43 (4/19/13)|
|400 Meter||55.99 (4/13/13)|
Indoor Track and Field: Posted results in four regular season meets, as well as the Conference USA Championships...individually, competed in the 200 and 400 meters, as well as anchoring the 4 x 400m relay squad...notched a career best 25.86 at the UAB Blazer Indoor (1/11/13) in the 200 meter dash...posted a 57.39 finish in the 400 meters at the UW Invitational (1/26/13)...also competed in the 200 meters at the Panther Ice Breaker (25.96, 12/1/12) and in the 400 meters at the UAB Blazer Indoor (58.56, 1/11/13)...anchored the 4 x 400m relay team three times on the season, helping the squad post a season high finish if 3:45.53 at the Conference USA Championships (2/24/13), placing sixth and scoring three points for the team.
Outdoor Track and Field: Posted results in seven regular season meets as well as the Conference USA Outdoor Championships...competed in the 200 meter dash, the 400 meter dash, the 4 x 400 meter relay and the sprint medley...notched the four best 400 meter dash runs on the season by a Greenie...season high and personal best in the 400 meter dash came at the South Alabama Invitational (4/13) where she ran the event in 55.99...also posted sub-57.00 second performances in the 400 meter dash at the Mesa Classic (56.16 on 4/5), the Stanford Invitational (56.20 on 3/29) and the SLU Lion Invitational (56.60 on 4/19)...lone 200 meter dash performance was a 25.43 second finish at the SLU Lion Invitational (4/19)...also ran in the 4 x 400 meter relay team, helping post the team's top time of 3:44.01 at the Stanford Invitational (3/30) as well as finishing in 3:47.99 at the Samford Invitational (4/27)...was a member of Tulane's lone sprint medley team on the year, finishing in 3:48.76 at the LSU Relays (3/23).
About Kayla Quincy
Prep (Xavier University Prepatory): Participated for the Yellow Jacket Track and Field team from 2010-12...Helped lead Yellow Jackets to Indoor Track State Championship in 2012, as well as 3A Regional and District Championships in 2011 and 2012...Was the team captain and team MVP in 2011 and 2012...3A State Champion in the 200m in 2010 and 2011...3A State Champion in 400m in 2010 and 2012...3A Regional Champion in 200m and 400m from 2010-12...3A District Champion from in 200m and 400m from 2010-12...Holds the Xavier University Prepatory school record for 400m...Also participated with the Yellow Jacket Cross Country team...WWL-TV A+ Athlete...National Honor Society member.
Personal:Full name is Kayla Rayon Quincy...Born 1/19/95...Raised in Avondale, La. ...Daughter of Kimberly Spotville and David Quincy III...Has one brother, Kyle Quincy