JUNIOR (1998-99): Indoor -Top 400m time of season was 61.14i for 26th at Wolf Pack Invitational (1/30/99)...Outdoor - Best 400m hurdles time of season was 63.49 for fourth at Cougar Invitational (4/24/99, Pullman)...
SOPHOMORE (1997-98): Indoor - Did not compete...Outdoor - Finished seventh in 400m hurdles at Pac-10 Championships in time of 63.14 after clocking a 62.12 to qualify for finals (5/28/98, Stanford)...intermediate hurdles PR of 62.11 (5/2/98, Pullman) is ninth-fastest in WSU history...
FRESHMAN (1996-97): Indoor - Clocked in at 59.47i for 400m dash at Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (2/22//97, Reno)...also ran 9.00i at McDonald's II (2/15/97, Moscow)...Outdoor - Best season time in 100m hurdles 16.71 at Pepsi Invitational (4/19/97, Eugene)...ran 63.3 in 400m hurdles at Pelluer Invite (4/25/97, Cheney).
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER: Earned five varsity letters at perennial regional track power Mead High...two in cross country for coach Wes Player and three in track for Annette Peterson...as a SOPHOMORE, Panthers won Greater Spokane League and district team track titles...placed third at regionals and sixth at state...21-0 record...set sophomore and school record in 300m hurdles of 44.78...sophomore record in triple jump of 33-7...state finishes - 300m hurdles (5th), 400m relay (6th), and 1600m relay (1st)...PR in 100m hurdles of 16.2...All-GSL...team MVP...JUNIOR year, Mead repeated as league and district champs...29-0 record...placed third at state meet by one point...junior and school record in 300m hurdles of 44.52...league meet record of 44.8...PR in 100m hurdles of 15.7...school record 400m relay...school and regional record in 1600m relay...finished second at state in 300m hurdles, 400m relay, 1600m relay...All-GSL selection...team MVP...during her SENIOR year, captained team that was undefeated at 37-0...cruised through league, district, regional meets...won state title...clocked school records in 100m hurdles (14.9) and 300m hurdles (44.40)...state finishes - 300m hurdles (2nd), 4x200m relay (1st), 400m relay (1st)...All-GSL...received special award with third team MVP honors...first person to be state champion in three relays.
PERSONAL: Born Autumn Nicole Wood 12/28/77 at Spokane...father James is an aluminum plant worker...mother Rose is a bookkeeper...older brother Josh (8/3/73)...member of prep Honor Society...chosen for Advanced Leadership class...Glenn Terrell Presidential Scholarship winner...graduated with 3.7 GPA...enjoys outdoor recreational activities...majoring in psychology at WSU.
AUTUMN WOOD'S WASHINGTON STATE BESTS: Indoor: 200m - 29.00i (2/6/99, Moscow), 55m Hurdles - 9.00i (2/15/97, Moscow), 400m - 59.47i (2/22/97, Reno). Outdoor: 400m - 59.31 (3/29/99, Stanford), 100m Hurdles - 16.71 (4/19/98, Eugene), 400m Hurdles - 62.11 (5/2/98, Pullman).