Sam Kendricks' World-Leading Pole Vault Highlights Weekend
AT OLE MISS (2010-12):
OUTDOOR: Competed in eight meets for the Rebels ... member of the distance medley relay squad that posted the second-best time in school history with a 11:48.00 at the Drake Relays ... personal-best 4:39.58 in the 1,500 at the SEC Championships ... ran a personal-best 2:11.15 in the 800 meters to place seventh at the LSU Alumni Gold ... ran a 2:12.05 in the 800 at the SEC Championships.
INDOOR: Competed in four meets for the Rebels ... helped the distance medley relay team set a school record (11:42.92) with a ninth-place finish at the SEC Championships ...clocked a season-best 2:14.21 in the 800 meters at the SEC Championships ... member of the distance medley relay team that placed fourth at the Tyson Invitational (11:53.80) with a then-school record performance.
CROSS COUNTRY: Competed in four meets for the Rebels ... helped Ole Miss win the Brooks Memphis Twilight Classic team title running a 5K time of 19:52 ... ran a personal-best 5K time of 19:36.58 at the Greater Louisville Classic.
OUTDOOR: Regular participant in the 800 meters throughout the season ... ran a personal-best 2:14.86 in the 800 at the Auburn War Eagle Invitational ... placed second in the 800 meters at the Rhodes Open (2:17.71) ... helped the distance medley relay team set a school record with a time of 12:01.03 at the Pepsi Florida Relays.
INDOOR: Helped the distance medley relay team clock a 12:00.34 at the SEC Championships to rank second-best in school history ... registered a personal-best time of 2:16.75 in the 800 meters to finish 10th at the Texas A&M Challenge ... won the 800 meter title at the Arkansas State Invitational (2:18.03) and placed second at the Arkansas State Kickoff Klassic (2:18.99) ... clocked a personal-best 1:37.43 in the 600 meters to finish second at the Arkansas Invitational.
CROSS COUNTRY: Ran in two meets ... helped Ole Miss place second at the Arkansas Tech Twilight Run with her 2-mile time of 12:35.71 ... helped the Rebels claim the team title at the Choctaw Open with her 5K time of 19:37.51.
BEFORE OLE MISS: Recorded a personal best of 18:20 in the three mile ... recorded personal bests of 2:11 in the 800 meters, 56 seconds in the 400 meters and 5:16 in the 4x1600 meter relay ... claimed the Moore League Championship in the 800 ... first-place finish in the 4x400 meter relay at the CIF Finals in 2009 ... All-American 4x800 relay in 2010 ... claimed the 4x800 meter relay championship at the Arcadian Mt. SAC Relays ... two-time Moore League team cross country champions (2007, 2009) ... four-time Moore League team track champions (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010) ... four-time CIF team track champions (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010) ... three-time state team track champions (2008, 2009, 2010).
PERSONAL: Full name is Tiashardrai Leake ... daughter of Tasha McMillan and Roderick Leake ... born November 1, 1992.
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