Marisha Dixon
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fresno, Calif.

High School:
Edison HS '03

Height:
5-4

Event:
200/400

Major:
Sociology

2005: Qualified for 400 finals at Div. I Independent Championship after placing 5th in prelims at 57.91... Best quarter was 56.98 at Causeway Classic dual... Also had season-best 200 at Sac State, finishing in 25.62.

2004: Hit season best in 400 in season finale, posting 58.30 in Aggie Twilight Open... Best 100 and 200 marks came early in season: ran respective 13.14 and 26.92 at UC Irvine's All-Cal Challenge... Also competed indoors, running 27.10 200 at Boise State's United Heritage Invite.

EDISON HS '03: Finished 2nd at North Area meet in 100 as a senior... Placed 5th in 400 at North Area meet in previous two years... Qualified for 2003 Central Section meet as part of 4x100 relay... Also starred in basketball, earning North Yosemite League Best Defensive Player honors for four straight years.

PERSONAL: Born in Fresno, Calif.... Majoring in sociology... Parents are Jerry & Trena Dixon... Cousin of former Aggie sprinter LaVera Harris... Proudest accomplishment is being the first member of her family to attend a university.