MINERS

Jallycia Pearson
 Jallycia Pearson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Coronado High School

Event:
Multievents/Jumps

Birthdate:
05/01/1993

Experience:
1L

2013: Indoor: Captured bronze in the Conference USA Championships with a personal best of 12.32m (40-05.00) in the triple jump ... went on to place sixth in the pentathlon in the C-USA Championships earning top-three finishes in the 60m hurdles (8.78) and in the shot put (11.35m) ... finished seventh in the high jump with a mark of 1.62m (5-03.75) at the Texas A&M Invitational.

Outdoor: Finished the season with a fourth-place finish in the heptathlon with an overall score of 5,121 ... posted third-place finishes in the 100m hurdles (14.41), shot put (11.59m) and 200m (25.27) in the heptathlon ... claimed gold at the UTEP Springtime meet with a wind aided leap of 12.35m (40-06.25) in the triple jump ... finished second with a season-best mark of 12.19m (40-00.00) in the triple jump at the Texas Tech Open... crossed the finish line fourth with a time of 14.36 in the 100m hurdles at the Texas Tech Open.

2012: Indoor: Finished in sixth place in the pentathlon compiling 3,460 points at the Conference USA Championships ... registered a personal-best of 11.98m (39-03.75) at the C-USA Championships ... took eighth place at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational in the triple jump with a mark of 11.70m (38-04.75) ... competed at the Texas A&M Invitational in the triple jump securing a sixth place finish (11.60m) ... a member of the 4x400m relay team that finished eighth at the Texas A&M Invitational with a time of 3:48.91.

Outdoor: Posted 4,595 points in the heptathlon at the C-USA Championships taking 10th place overall ... jumped 11.77m-W (38-07.50) at the UTEP Invitational in the triple jump ... placed third in the 400m hurdles with a time of 1:04.03 at the UTEP Springtime meet ... concluded the regular season with a eighth place finish in the 100m hurdles (15.06) at the Texas Tech Red Raider Open.

High School:Led the girls' Coronado High School squad to the 2011 District 1-5A Track and Field Championship title ... won four individual gold medals in the 100-metter hurdles, 300 hurdles, long jump, triple jump and anchored the mile-relay team to a second-place finish at the District 1-5A Track and Field Championships ... posted a personal-best of 44.83 in the 300m hurdles at the Region 1-5A Track and Field Championships where she finished third overall ... set a new personal-best at the 2011 UIL Texas 5A State Track and Field Championships crossing the finish line with a time of 14.57 in the 100m hurdles finishing in sixth-place and took seventh-place in the triple jump with a mark of 38' 2.25.

Personal: Daughter of Robert and Jodie Pearson ... majoring in kinesiology ... was born in Fort Bragg, N.C. ... has two siblings (Kasmia and Robryanna).

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