Cards set a record in classsroom achievement
Seven student-athletes achieved at least season-best marks at the meet.
The Cardinals' field event athletes begin at 10 a.m. and the runners start at 4 p.m.
The Cardinals concluded day two with 11 top-five finishes.
The three-day event begins on Friday in Tampa at the USF Track and Field Stadium.
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 at American Conference Indoor Championship
60m - 8.41
Long Jump - 5.64m/18-6
100m - 13.55
Long Jump - 5.72m/18-9.25
2012-13: Competed primarily in the long jump during the indoor and outdoor seasons ... qualified in the event for the BIG EAST Indoor and Outdoor Championships ... had a pair of fourth-place finishes in the long jump at the Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invitational and the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invite ... achieved a season-best mark at Vanderbilt of 5.72m/18-9.25 ... started collegiate career with a third-place showing in the long jump at the Hoosier Open.
2011-12: Did not compete.
Prep: One of the state's top jumpers from Christian Academy of Knoxville ... was named to the 2010 MileSplit National Elite first team in the long jump ... placed first in the long jump at the 2009 USATF Tennessee Championships ... placed second at the meet in the high jump ... took 13th in the event at the 2010 AAU National Junior Olympics in the event ... earned a 15th-place showing in the long jump at the 2010 New Balance Outdoor Nationals ... placed third at the 2010 state championships in the long jump, while registering a third-place finish in the 2x200m relays ... garnered all-region and all-league honors in the long jump in 2010 ... named the field event MVP in 2008 at the TSSAA East Sectional ... prep best in long jump was 18-10.25 ... also played soccer as a freshman ... guided team to U-16 state finals.
Personal: Daughter of Gary and Cindy Cox ... birthday is Oct. 6 ... has one sister ... majoring in exercise science.