Tisha Parker
Tisha Parker

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
Westfield High School

Height:
5-8

Event:
Sprints, Jumps

Birthdate:
09/18/1977

Experience:
3L

Honors:
Two-Time All-American


AT OLE MISS (1997-00): One of the top athletes to have ever come through the Lady Rebel track program ... NCAA Outdoor All-America by placing seventh at the 2000 Championships in the long jump ... provisionally qualified for the 2000 NCAA Indoor Championships in the long jump with a season?s best leap of 20-3.75 ... placed sixth at the United States Track and Field Indoor Championships in the long jump ... finished fifth in the long jump at the 2000 SEC Indoor Championships ... took first in the long jump at the SEC Quad ... was the second leading scorer for the Lady Rebels in the 2000 indoor season ... ran a personal best (11.97) in the 100 meters ... member of the school record holding 4x100-meter relay team .... member of the 4x100-meter relay team that set the meet record at the Memphis Big Cat Classic ... 2000 SEC Champion in the outdoor long jump ... set the meet record and Ole Miss record in the long jump at the SEC Championships with a personal best leap of 21-9 ... provisionally qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the triple jump with her school record distance of 42-1.5 ... competed at the 2000 United States Olympic Trials in the long jump and triple jump ... took first place in the long jump in five outdoor meets during the 2000 season ... earned All-America honors by finishing seventh at the 1999 NCAA Indoor Championships in the long jump ... has scored the second most points in the program's history at the SEC Indoor Championships ... ranks first on the all-time points scored list by a Lady Rebel at the SEC Outdoor Championships ... tallied the highest combined point total at the SEC Indoor and Outdoor Championships in Ole Miss history ... won two long jump and one triple jump titles in 1999 ... qualified for the 1998 NCAA Championships in the long jump, placing 15th ... school record holder in both the indoor and outdoor long jump ... was runner-up in the long jump at the 1998 SEC Outdoor Championships ... qualifed for the 1998 NCAA Outdoor Championships in the long jump ... placed fifth in the long jump at the 1998 SEC Indoor Championships ... member of the 4x400-meter relay team that placed seventh at the 1997 SEC Outdoor Champion-ships.

HIGH SCHOOL: Had the ninth-best long jump in the nation her senior year at 19-11 ... state champion in the 200 meters ... two-time state champion in the long jump.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Jeanette Parker ... International Business-Marketing major ... born September 18, 1977.

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