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Arielle Minor
Arielle Minor

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hammond, La.

High School:
Hammond

Height:
5-5

Event:
Multi-Event


AS A SOPHOMORE (2007-08)
OUTDOOR: Fourth in the heptathlon at C-USA championships... Top 200-meter time came in the heptathlon at LSU in 26.53... Third in 800-meter in C-USA heptathlon (2:34)... Top 100-meter hurdle time of 15.42 in the LSU Combined heptathlon... 5.08 mark in the long jump at Rice Twilight... Her best shot put (11.76) came at the C-USA championships, where she also placed third in the javelin with a season-best 27.92 mark. INDOOR: Top 800-meter time of 2:34 came in pentathlon at C-USA Championship, as did her top 60-meter hurdle time (9.63)... Third in pentathlon at LSU combined with a season-best long jump of 5.07... Fifth in pentathlon at C-USA Championships... 1.58 high jump at Arkansas State was her season-long.

AS A FRESHMAN (2006-07)
OUTDOOR: Finished ninth in her first Heptathlon at the LSU Tiger Classic (3/30)... Also finished ninth in Heptathlon at the Conference USA Championships, setting personal record by more than 500 points.
INDOOR: Set a personal record in the high jump at the C-USA Championship with a 1.54m (5-00.5) mark.

COLLEGIATE BESTS
Indoor
High Jump: 1.58 (1/12/07)
Outdoor
Heptathlon 4026 (5/11/07)

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year letterman for coach Keisha Johnson... Was the high jump 2006 Indoor state champion... High jump district champion in 2005 and high jump parish champion in 2005 and 2006... Was part of the school record-breaking 4x400 relay team, and helped her team to district and parish championships, and a regional runner-up... Also a cheerleader for three years, winning Universal Cheerleaders Association All-Star honors in 2005 and 2006 and was the UCA Jump-off runner-up... Outside of athletics, served as the senior class president and student council vice president... A member of the National Honor Society, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Beta Club, the District Quiz Bowl team, was named a senior class favorite, and was on the honor roll all four years... Won first place at the La. State Social Studies fair in the political science category, and third place at the La. Literary Rally in French II.

PERSONAL
Born March 5, 1988, in Youngstown, Ohio... Daughter of Patricia Reed and Dr. Claude Minor, Jr.... Has one older brother, one older sister and three younger sisters... Hobbies include playing the piano, dancing, and simply acquiring knowledge... Uncle Elvin Hayes is in the NBA Hall of Fame, and cousin Anthony "Booger" McFarland plays football for the Indianapolis Colts... Her dream is to be on jeopardy one day... Undecided in major, but has plans to become a lawyer.