Cards set a record in classsroom achievement
Brittany Owens registered the highest finish by any female athlete in school history in the long jump.
All four student-athletes are making their collegiate debuts at the outdoor national championships.
Calvin Arsenault clocked a school record in the 400m hurdles to advance to the NCAA Championships.
Tyler Byrne finished eighth in the 10,000m race to qualify for the NCAA Outdoor Championships.
2014 Cardinal Twilight Meet
Track and Field AAC Outdoor Championships Day Two Photos by Jeremy Hopkins | Louisville Athletics
Track and Field AAC Championships Practice
Louisville Track & Field | Border Battle
Louisville Track & Field at American Conference Indoor Championship
Long Jump- 6.17m/20-3
Triple Jump- 12.27m/40-3.25
Long Jump- 6.29m/20-7.75
Triple Jump- 11.49m/37-8.5
2013-14: Competed in the indoor 200m and both the indoor and outdoor long jump and triple jump ... secured Second Team All-American Honors ... competed in the 2014 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships, where she finished 10th in the long jump with a mark of 6.18m ... during the indoor season, won the Hoosier Open triple jump, the Meyo Invitational long jump, and the Hoosier Hills long jump ... placed second in the long jump and fifth in the triple jump at the AAC Indoor Championships ... also had success in the outdoor season, winning the Lenny Lyles-Clark Wood Invitational triple jump, the Border Battle long jump, and the Louisville Twilight Classic long jump ... finished seventh in the long jump at the AAC Outdoor Championships ... finished 10th in the long jump at the NCAA East Preliminary Round with a mark of 6.18m to qualify for the NCAA Division I Championships.
2012-13: Competed in the long jump and triple jump events for the indoor and outdoor campaigns ... took sixth in the long jump at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships ... collected first collegiate outdoor win in the event at the Border Battle ... placed seventh in the long jump at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships ... finished fifth in the triple jump at the Kentucky Invitational ... opened career with first-place finishes in the long jump and triple jump at the Hoosier Open.
Prep: Two-time Idaho Girls Gatorade Track Athlete of the Year at Borah High under coach Jeremy Dovel ... was one of six females in state history to win the award twice, dating back to when it was first awarded in 1986 ... earned team MVP three consecutive years ... three-time state champion in the long jump and triple jump events ... set the Idaho state record in the long jump at the YMCA Invitational with a leap of 6.10m/20-0.25 ... was the first female athlete in state history to eclipse 20 feet in the long jump ... placed third in the long jump at the 2011 New Balance Nationals ... long jump and triple jump champion at the 2012 5A District III meet ... ... finished first in the long jump at the 2012 New Balance Boise Indoor ... placed first in the long jump at the 2011 New Balance West Invitational ... two-time long jump champion at the YMCA Invitational ... placed first in the long jump and triple jump at the 2012 Centennial Quad ... two-time champion in both the long jump and triple jump at the Boise City Meet ... won the long jump and triple jump at the Pulse Invitational ... placed first in the triple jump at the 2012 Mountain View ... won the long jump and triple jump at the 2011 Meridian Tri Meet ... placed first in the long jump at the 2011 Bandanna Team Invitational.
Personal: Daughter of Lowell and Verlyn Smith ... birthday is June 15 ... has four brothers and four sisters ... majoring in nursing.