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Terran Alexander
 Terran Alexander

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Del Rio, Texas

High School:
Oliver Wendell Holmes High School

Height:
5-6

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
04/29/1989

03/27/2011

UTEP Springtime. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

UTEP Springtime track event. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

03/26/2011

UTEP Springtime Invitational

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

2010 (Junior): Indoor:Claimed the Texas A&M Challenge crown in the weight throw setting a new school record with a NCAA provisional toss of 19.42m (63-08.75) ... won the Conference USA title with a mark of 18.49m (60-08) ... was second in the weight throw at the Frank Sevigne Invitational with a NCAA provisional mark of 18.75m (61-06.25) ... took third at the Alex Wilson Invitational posting her third NCAA provisional weight throw of the season of 19.14m (62-09.50) ... was also third in the event at the Texas Tech Invitational, 17.61m (57-09.50 ... recorded a 14.05m (46-01.25) in the shot put at the Texas Tech Invitational for third place. Outdoor: Finished 12th at the NCAA Championships with a mark of 53.96m (177-00) ... posted a mark of 57.06m (187-02) at the NCAA West Preliminary ... her season best mark of 58.15 (190-09) for first at the Don Kirby Invitational ranks fifth all-time in UTEP record books ... finished second in the shot put, 13.57m (44-06.25), and in the hammer throw, 57.51m (188-08), at the Springtime Invitational ... also finished second at the UTEP Invitational's hammer contest, 55.46m (181-11).

2009 (Sophomore): Indoor:
Took bronze in the weight at the Conference USA Championships with a season best throw of 16.82m (55-02.25) while finishing 12th in the shot put, 12.96m (42-06.25) ... runner up at the Texas Tech Invitational in the weight throw with a distance of 16.60m (54-05.50) and 10th in the shot put, 12.43 (40-09.50) ... 10th at the Texas A&M Invitational weight, 15.69m (51-05.75). Outdoor: Opened the season with what would be a season best javelin toss of 40.90m (134-02) for third at the Springtime Invitational and a sixth place in the shot put, 13.20m (43-03.75) ... fourth in the hammer with a mark of 48.98m (160-08.25) and sixth in the javelin, 32.79m (107-07) at the UTEP Invitational ... won silver at the Don Kirby Invitational in the hammer with a throw of 51.43m (168-09) ... finished 14th in the javelin at the Texas Relays, 37.50m (123-00) ... took fifth in the hammer, 53.67m (176-01), 10th in the shot put, 13.49m (44-03.25) and 15th in the javelin, 33.46m (109-09) at the C-USA Championships.

2008 (Freshman): Indoor:
Finished 18th in the shot put at the Frank Sevigne Invitational (11.55) and at the C-USA Championships (11.83)...45th at the Iowa State Classic (12.30) on Feb. 16. Outdoor: Threw a season best 41.51 in the javelin at the Springtime Invitational at Kidd Field to finish third...Placed fifth at the Don Kirby Invitational with a mark of 36.38 on May 3...eighth at the C-USA Championships (35.97)...finished 8th in the shot put at the Springtime Invitational (11.50) and 12th at the UTEP Invitational (11.21).

Before UTEP:
District and regional shot put champion in 2006 and 2007 at Oliver Wendell Holmes High School ... district champion in 100-meter hurdles in 2007 and in the 200-meter dash in 2004 ... all-region selection for basketball in 2007 ... all-district honors for basketball and volleyball in 2004 through 2007 ... came to UTEP with PRs of 12.2 in the 100-meter dash, 25.1 in the 200-meter dash, 57.0 in the 400-meter dash and 43-2 1/2 in the shot put.

Personal: Full name is Terran Cymone Alexander ... majoring in criminal justice ... daughter of Merry Brown ... has one brother (Tracy Ward Braziel) ... born April 29, 1989, in Del Rio, Texas.

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