Cougars will compete again Saturday at the Idaho Open meet in Moscow.
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER. Earned one varsity letter in track at Newport High...freshman year ran sprints with best times of 12.14 (100m) and 24.64 (200m)...sophomore year began running for Seattle Speed Track Club and coach Mike Cunliffe...runner-up in 100m at 2010 Portland Track Festival in time of 11.49...at 2010 AAU Junior Olympic Games finished 26th in 100m (11.37) and 46th in 200m (23.13)...junior year at USATF Junior Olympics Region 13 meet, had top 100m time in prelims of 10.99 and won final in 10.87...at USATF Junior Olympics National Championships ran 100m PR time of 10.68 for 10th in the first round and then ran 10.99 in semifinals (18th)...senior season ran 11.39 in 100m (6th) at Oregon Preview...injured and did not compete most of season.
PERSONAL. Born in February 1994 in Bellevue, Washington...father Blaine is a financial systems manager...mother Rosanne is a software editor...younger brother Eric...uncle Rico Tipton played football at WSU...accomplished musician - plays drums...enjoys learning languages and writing...graduated with a 3.5 GPA...plans to major in math or biological sciences.
NEWLAND'S BESTS 100m - 10.68 200m - 23.13
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