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
|Smith's Career Best Performances|
|60 Meter||8.28 (1/22/10)|
|200 Meter||25.08 (2/5/11)|
|400 Meter||56.90 (2/23/13)|
|100 Meter||12.25 (3/27/10)|
|200 Meter||24.50 (5/14/11)|
|400 Meter||60.21 (3/9/11)|
|400m Hurdles||62.18 (4/28/12)|
Indoor Track and Field: Posted results in five regular season meets and the Conference USA Championships...competed in the 200 meter, the 400 meter and the 4 x 400 meter relay on the season...posted a season best 25.18 seconds in the 200 meter dash at the UAB Blazer Indoor (1/11/13)...notched a new personal best in the 400 meter dash at the Conference USA Championships (2/23/13) with a time of 56.90, placing tenth...helped the 4 x 400 meter relay squad at the C-USA Championships score three points for the team with a sixth place finish in 3:45.53...also ran in the 4 x 400 meter relay during the Crimson Tide Opener (1/12/13)...ran in the 200 Meter dash at the UW Husky Classic (25.32, 2/9/13) and the Panther Ice Breaker (25.80, 12/1/12)...notched times of 57.06, 57.38 and 58.44 in the 400 meter dash at the UW Invitational (1/26/13), the UW Husky Classic and the UAB Blazer Indoor (1/11/13), respectively.
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in three of the team's seven meets...ran the 200 and 400 meter events...ranked fourth on the team in both events...ran the eighth and ninth fastest 200 meter times on the team...posted a season-best time of 25.25 in the prelims of the 200 meter at the Husker Invitational (2/3) before running 25.31 in the finals (2/4)...covered 200 meters in 25.52 at the Birmingham Ice Breaker (12/8) and in 25.56 at the Tyson Invitational (2/11)...ran the 400 meter race in 58.62 at the Tyson Invitational (2/10).
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in eight of the team's nine meets...ran the 400 meter and 400-meter hurdles events...ranked 11th in Conference USA in the 400-meter hurdles...ranked third on the team in the 400-meter hurdles...posted a season-best time of 62.18 in the 400-meter hurdles at the Golden Eagle Classic (4/28)...won the individual title in a 63.22 in the 400-meter hurdles at the Jaguar Invitational (3/31)...covered the 400-meter hurdles in 63.39 in the prelims of the LSU Relays (3/23) and then ran the finals (3/24) in 65.79...posted a time of 64.23 in the 400-meter hurdles at the South Alabama Invitational (4/14)...also ran the 400-meter hurdles in 65.94 at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/21), 66.86 at the Aztec Invitational (3/16) and 67.03 at the Lion Invitational (4/20)...ran the 400 meter in 61.90 at the Aztec Invitational (3/17).
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in three of the six meets during the indoor season...ran the 200 and 400-meter dash events...ranked fourth on the team in the 200-meter dash...posted a season-best time of 25.08 in the finals at the Husker Invitational (2/5) after running 25.33 in the prelims (2/4)...ran the 200-meter event at the Conference USA Championships (2/25) and clocked a 25.31 time...also ran the 200-meter dash at the Tyson Invitational (2/12) and finished in 25.87...broke the tape in 59.15 for 400-meters at the Tyson Invitational.
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in seven of the team's 11 meets during the outdoor campaign...ran the 200 and 400-meter dash events...ranked third on the team in the 200-meter dash...owned the team's fifth, sixth, eighth and ninth fastest times in the 200-meter dash during the season...ran a season-best time of 24.50 in the 200-meter dash at the Conference USA Championships (5/14)...posted a time of 24.53 at the Steve Scott Invitational (5/1) and 24.81 at the South Alabama Invitational (4/9)...crossed the finish line in 25.07 for 200-meters at the Sea Ray Relays (4/15)...also competed in the 200-meter dash at the Louisiana Classics (3/19), 25.22, LSU Alumni Gold (4/23), 25.28, and the Tulane Team Challenge (3/9), 25.34...ran the 400-meter dash at the Tulane Team Challenge (3/9) in 60.21.
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in three of the team's six meets...ran the 60 meter dash at one competition and 200 meter dash at a pair of meets...ranked fifth on the team in the 200-meter race...posted a time of 8.28 in the 60-meter dash at the Purple Tiger Invitational (1/22)...clipped a season-best 26.44 in the 200-meter dash at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/26)...also ran 26.64 at the Leonard Hilton Memorial (1/15).
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in six of the team's eight meets during the outdoor season...participated in the 100 and 200-meter events...ranked third on the team in both the 100 and 200-meter dash races...posted a season-best time of 12.25 in the 100-meter dash at the South Alabama/UL-Lafayette Tri-meet (3/27)...went 12.56 in the 100-meter dash at the LSU Gold Invitational (4/17)...ran her fastest time in the 200-meter dash at the FSU Twilight (5/8) with a showing of 24.76...ran 24.96 in the 200 at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/15)...posted times of 25.15 at the LSU Gold Invitational (4/17) and 25.41 at the South Alabama/UL-Lafayette Tri-meet (3/27) in the 200-meter dash...ran 25.79 at the Seminole Invitational (4/10) and 25.92 at the Golden Eagle Invitational (4/24).
About Tiffanie Smith
Prep: Lettered all four years at Dulles High School for head coach Courtnie Ratliff...was a four year team captain and earned the team MVP all four years at DHS...was a regional qualifier in the 200-meter dash as a senior...helped the 4x200-meter relay team to the top mark in the region as a senior...in the classroom, was a honor roll member each year at DHS...has volunteered with the YMCA and Youth in Philanthropy organizations.
Personal: Born Tiffanie Smith on August 9, 1991...the daughter of Tyrell and Cynthia Smith...has one brother, James.