Ford named recipient of the Lindley Award, while Marshall and Hawkins earn honors for a second time
Aggies in action at NCAA West Region Prelim Meet at the University of Texas
UC Davis senior named Big West Women's Track Athlete of the Year
Ashley Marshall and Raquel Lambdin each win two events for the Aggies
Aggie women in quest to win fourth straight while men are in fourth place
|100M||11.34||Big West Conference Track & Field Championship||05/10-05/11/13|
|200M||23.25||Big West Conference Track & Field Championship||05/10-05/11/13|
2014: BIG WEST WOMEN'S TRACK ATHLETE OF THE YEAR for the second consecutive season... NCAA FINALS QUALIFIER... BIG WEST CHAMPION in 100 and 200 for second straight season... Named Dr. Hubert Heitman Award winner as UC Davis' top female athlete... Had season-best wind-aided times of 11.22 (100) and 23.33 (200), both at the Causeway Dual... Went 11.36 to win Big West, just off her school record (11.34)... Posted Aggies' six fastest 200 times... Ran leadoff on school-record 4x100 (45.02) at Causeway Dual... Was selected Big West Track Athlete of the Week four times... Set school record for indoor 200 (24.56) at Husky Invitational.
2013:BIG WEST WOMEN'S TRACK ATHLETE OF THE YEAR... NCAA FINALS QUALIFIER... Enjoyed standout sophomore season, setting school records and winning the 100 (11.34) and 200 (23.25) at the Big West Championships... Finished 13th at the NCAA West Prelim Meet (11.45), becoming the first Aggie sprinter in D-I era to advance to nationals... Also finished first in the 100 at the Causeway Dual, Sun Angel Classic, Mt. SAC Relays and Mondo Mid-Major events... Only 1 of 2 Aggies to eclipse 24.00 in 200... Ran second leg on school-record 4x100 relay (45.18) at Mondo... Ended the season as part of the two fastest 4x100 relays in school history... Selected Big West Track Athlete of the Week (3/19).. Set indoor school record in 55m (6.83) and 60m (7.35).
2012: Placed 6th in 100 (12.01), 3rd as member of 4x100 relay (46.44) at Big West Conference Championships... Moved into tie for fourth on school's 100 list, matching Ugo Eke's 2007 PR... Relay time also ranks 4th in outdoor history... Ran wind-aided 11.95 at Sac State Open, wind-legal 12.04 in Big West prelims... Ran 60 of 7.74 at both Husky Classic and UW Invitational during indoor season, 2nd all-time at UC Davis... Her first such run set the school record but was broken two weeks later by teammate Melanise Chapman.
RANCHO VERDE HS '11: Made CIF state championships as part of 4x100 relay (including 1st place in 2009), then qualified individually in 100 as a senior... Placed 3rd in state final with a wind-hindered 11.91... Won Southern Section title with wind-aided 11.7 then hit PR of 11.85 to place 2nd at CIF-SS Masters a week later... Fastest 200 was 24.73 at section prelims... For reference, her 100 best would have ranked 4th in UC Davis history while that 200 time would sit 5th... Also ran for Together Elite club team, placing 2nd in 4x100 at 2010 Junior Olympics.
PERSONAL: Born in Los Angeles, Calif.... Majoring in sociology... Parents are Anthony & Cheryl Marshall... Older brother, Marcus, attends UC Santa Barbara... Has career plans to race professionally with eyes set on representing the United States or Barbados in international competition.