The men's and women's teams made their first on-the-court public appearances of the season.
WSU CAREER RS-JUNIOR (2010-11): Walked-on to the Cougar basketball team prior to the 2010-11 season...also a member of the Cougar track team...appeared in seven games...recorded four points and one rebound in 17 minutes...played season-high four minutes against USC (12/31/10)...scored two points at Stanford (2/10/11)...scored two points and had a rebound at UCLA (3/5/11).
NEW MEXICO STATE CAREER FRESHMAN (2007-08): Indoor - Set two New Mexico State all-time records, first in 55m hurdles with time of 8.21i at Texas Tech Invitational (1/18/08)...broke 55m hurdles record at Southwest Classic Invitational (2/16/08) with time of 8.68i...at same meet ran 55m dash in 7.27i, sixth on NMSU all-time list...in Seattle, recorded a time of 7.78i in 60m dash, seventh on school all-time record list...named WAC Runner of the Week...Outdoor - Another record season...ran 100m hurdles in PR time of 14.49 at UTEP Invite (4/12/08), second-best in school history...ran season-best times in 100m (12.29) and 200m (25.35) at Don Kirby Memorial Invitational (5/7/08).
HIGH SCHOOL Earned eight varsity letters at Holy Names Academy...four letters in basketball as a forward for coach Lee Adams and four letters in track for former Cougar trickster, coach Kali Roberts...four-time MVP of the basketball team and was named to the 3A All-League Second Team three times. Voted captain of team and was recipient of the Holy Names Academy Excellence in Athletics Award after senior season. Never lost a state meet 100m hurdles race during prep career...placed third in 100m dash three times, sophomore through senior years...in 200m dash finished third as sophomore and junior and was runner-up senior year...twice voted team's captain and most valuable athlete...competed at Junior Olympic Championships (JOC) for six years in 100m hurdles...in 2002 and 2003 finished first (14.78) and second (14.11), respectively....fourth place finishes in 2006 (13.89) and 2003 (14.56)...finished sixth in 2001 (15.16)...at 2000 JOC took third in 60m hurdles...in 2005 finished 12th (14.71) in 100m hurdles at Texas Relays.
PERSONAL Born in November 1988 in Seattle....father Randy is a carpenter and mother Kimberly is a project manager...majoring in social sciences.
CAREER HIGHS (Through 2010-11) MIN: 4, USC (12/31/10) FGM: 1 (twice), at UCLA (3/5/11)* FGA: 2, Washington (2/26/11) 3FGM: None 3FGA: None FTM: None FTA: 2, Stanford (1/16/11) REB: 1, at UCLA (3/5/11) ASST: 1, vs. Long Beach State (11/27/10) BLKS: None STLS: None PTS: 2 (twice), at UCLA (3/5/11)*