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
Student-athletes maintained a grade point average of 3.0 or better
The Green Wave competed at the Husker Invitational on Feb. 3 & 4 in Lincold, Neb.
|Kenney's Career Best Performances|
|800 Meter||2:21.52 (2/23/13)|
|60m Hurdles||9.25 (2/3/12)|
|High Jump||1.58m (5' 2.25") (2/1/13)|
|Long Jump||5.47m (17' 11.5") (2/23/13)|
|Shot Put||10.19m (12/1/12)|
|Heptathlon||4,494 pts. (3/16/12)|
|200 Meter||26.95 (3/16/12)|
|800 Meter||2:22.56 (3/16/12)|
|High Jump||1.55m (3/16/12)|
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in four of the team's regular season meets as well as the Conference USA Championships...tied with Dana Ohlson for most events competed in on the season by a Greenie with six...scored four points at the Conference USA Championships by notching 3,569 points in the pentathlon, good for the second best performance in school history...broke her career best record in the 800 meter run during the Conference USA Championships with a time of 2:21.52 (pentathlon mark)...set a new career best in the high jump by clearing 1.58m (5' 2.25") at the New Mexico Classic (2/1/13)...notched a new personal best in the long jump, leaping 5.47m (17' 11.5") in a pentathlon mark during the Conference USA Championships...posted a shot put distance of 10.19m at the Panther Ice Breaker (12/1/12), a personal best and the tenth longest distance in school history.
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in six of the team's seven meets...participated in the pentathlon and individually in the 800, 60-meter hurdles, high jump, long jump and shot put...ranked 9th in Conference USA in the pentathlon...led the team in the pentathlon and shot put...ranked second on the team in the 60-meter hurdles and third in the long jump and 800 meter...ran the fifth, sixth and seventh fastest times in the 800 meter...posted the third bet time on the team in the 60-meter hurdles...posted a season-best score of 3,340 points in the pentathlon at the Husker Invitational (2/3)...scored 3,339 points in the pentathlon at the Conference USA Championships (2/25)...ran the 800 meter in 2:22.06 at the Conference USA Championships (2/25) and in 2:23.03 at the Husker Invitational (2/3)...also ran the 800 meter at the Birmingham Ice Breaker (12/8)...posted a season-best time of 9.25 in the 60-meter hurdles at the Husker Invitational (2/3)...also ran the 60-meter hurdles in 9.42 at the Conference USA Championships (2/25) and 9.43 at the Cherry & Silver Invitational (1/21)...also ran the 60-meter hurdles at the LSU Twilight (2/17) and the Crimson Tide Opener (1/14)...cleared a season-high 1.55-meters in the high jump at the Husker Invitational (2/3)...also cleared 1.53-meters at the Cherry & Silver Invitational (1/20), 1.51-meters at the Conference USA Championships (2/25) and 1.48-meters at the Birmingham Ice Breaker (12/8)...jumped 5.20-meters in the long jump at the Conference USA Championships (2/25)...also posted a mark of 5.06-meters at the Cherry & Silver Invitational (1/20)...also competed in the long jump at four other meets...threw the shot put 10.05-meters at the Cherry & Sliver Invitational (1/21) and 10.03-meters at the Crimson Tide Opener (1/14)...also competed in the shot put at the Conference USA Championships (2/25) and the Husker Invitational (2/3).
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in one of the team's nine meets...participated in the heptathlon...ranked 11th in Conference USA in the heptathlon...led the team in the heptathlon and the shot put...ranked second on the team in the 100-meter hurdles and third in the high jump and long jump...posted a season-best score of 4,494 at the heptathlon at the Aztec Invitational (3/16)...covered the 200 meter in 26.95 and the 800 meter in 2:22.56 at the Aztec Invitational (3/16)...also ran the 100-meter hurdles in 15.50 at the Aztec Invitational (3/16)...in the field at the Aztec Invitational (3/16), posted marks of 1.55-meters in the high jump, 5.06-meters in the long jump, 28.29-meters in the javelin and 9.77-meters in the shot put. Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.
About Tiffany Kenney
Prep: Lettered all four years in track and field for head coaches Lisa Guhl and Andy Parks while at Colorado Springs Christian...competed in the sprints and jumps while at CSCS...was the selected as team captain during her senior season...named the team MVP as a sophomore, junior and senior...was an All-State performer during each of four seasons with the Lions...earned First Team All-Tri-Peaks League during her junior and senior seasons...was a second-team All-Tri-Peaks League selection as a sophomore...won the Colorado State 3A Championship in the 100-meter hurdles as a junior and senior...grabbed the Colorado State 3A Championship in the long jump during her freshman, junior and senior seasons, while placing second as a sophomore...placed fourth overall at the USATF Championships in the heptathlon in 2010 and finished ninth in the event in 2011...holds the school record in the 100-meter hurdles, 200-meter dash, 400-meter dash, long jump and high jump...was a member of the 4x100, 200 and 400-meter relay teams that set the school record at CSCS...also lettered in basketball...led the team in scoring, steals and assists as a senior...was a First Team All-Tri-Peaks League pick in basketball as a senior...helped the Lions to a runner-up finish at the Colorado 3A State Basketball Championships in 2010.
Personal: Born Tiffany Christine Kenney on April 7, 1993...the daughter of Stephen and Mary Ellen Kenney...has five brothers, Michael, Joseph, Thomas, James and Daniel, and three sisters, Judy, Stephanie and Katie.