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Taneekwa Ross
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Taneekwa Ross

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Midland, Texas

High School:
Midland HS

Height:
5-5

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
10/23/1985

Experience:
3L


AS A JUNIOR (2006-07)
OUTDOOR: Member of the school record 4x100-meter relay team that ran in 44.74 seconds... Set a personal-best time of 12.09 second in the 100-meter dash at the Tiger Classic... Ran a 24.88 in the 200m at the Walt Disney World Invitational.
INDOOR: Ran 7.74 seconds in the 60m at the Conference USA Championship.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2005-06)
OUTDOOR: Competed in one race, but set a personal best and finished 10th in the 100m at the Ole Miss Dual Meet with a time of 12.19 seconds (3/25).
INDOOR: Competed in the 60m in every meet for the Green Wave... Had a season-best time in the C-USA Championships (2/25), finishing 19th with a time of 7.87 seconds.

AS A FRESHMAN (2004-05)
OUTDOOR: Posted a personal record time of 12.37 seconds in the 100m at the C-USA Championships (5/13).
INDOOR: Her top 60m time of 7.79 seconds came at the C-USA Championships (2/25), while she notched a time of 26.83 at the Armory Invitational (2/5).

COLLEGIATE BESTS
Indoor
60 Meters: 7.74 (2/23/07)
200 Meters: 25.92 (2/9/07)
Outdoor
100 Meters: 12.09 (3/31/07)
200 Meters: 24.88 (3/24/07)

HIGH SCHOOL
Won the district and regional championships in the 100m as a sophomore (2002) and senior (2004) while also helping the Lady Dawgs to the district championship in 2002... Posted a personal-best time of 11.5 seconds in the 100m... Earned team MVP honors as a junior and was her school's top point-scorer as a junior and senior... Was class vice president as a junior and senior as well as a member of the National Honor Society.

PERSONAL
Born Taneekwa Joy Ross on October 23, 1985, in Dallas, Texas... Daughter of Thomas and Wanda Ross.