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2005-2006 Women's Track Roster

Candice Robertson

Class: SR
Position: Hurdles
Height: 5-10
Previous School: Ridgeway HS
Hometown: Memphis, Tenn.

Finished 16th at WKU Old Timers Classic and ran 28:50.50 at Cardinal Classic. Indoor: Finished third in 55m hurdles and member of third-place 4x400m relay at Middle Tennessee Invitational ... Placed fifth in 55m hurdles at Blue Raider Invitational and third in season-best 8.37 at Blue Raider Classic ... Finished sixth in 55m hurdles at Sun Belt Championships. Outdoor: Ran 15.03 at Alabama Relays and 14.63 at Yellowjacket Invitational in 100m hurdles ... Continued to get better in both hurdles events as season progressed, finishing in 14.57 in 100 and 1:08.77 in 400m hurdles at Sea Ray Relays ... Placed fifth in 1:04.86 in 400m hurdles at Vanderbilt Invitational ... Won 100m hurdles in 14.72 and came in fourth in 400m hurdles at Murray State Invitational ... Ran season-best 14.48 in prelims and finished sixth in 100m hurdle event finals at Sun Belt Championships.

Won Sun Belt Championship in 55-meter hurdles with time of 8.22 and never finished lower than fifth in any of five meets in which she ran the event ... Also participated in 200-meters, 60-meter hurdles and mile relay ... Finished third in 55mH at Middle Tennessee Classic with time of 8.52 ... Posted fourth-place finishes in 55mH at MT Christmas Invitational and Blue Raider Invitational. Outdoor: Finished third at Sun Belt Championships in 100-meter hurdles in 14.16, a personal best ... Won 100mH at Boston Moon Classic with time of 14.84 ... Participated in 400-meter hurdles, finishing seventh at Sun Belt Championships in 1:07.67.

Placed fourth with times of 8.31 and 8.32 in 55-meter hurdles and ran 7.55 in preliminaries at ASU Kickoff Klassic ... Finished second in 55mH in 8.20 and placed 10th in 55 in 7.52 at MT Christmas Invitational ... Posted times of 8.85 and 9.44 in 60-meter hurdles at Kentucky Invitational ... Came in second in 8.26 and 8.16 in 55mH in Blue Raider Invitational ... Posted times of 8.87, 8.76 and 8.59 in finishing second in 60mH at Hoosier Relays ... Also member of third-place 4x400-meter relay at Hoosier Relays ... Won 55mH in three straight races, at Middle Tennessee Open (8.19, 8.11), MT Valentine Invitational (8.22, 8.23) and then at Sun Belt Championships (8.07, 7.96) ... Posted fourth in 200-meters in 25.77 at Valentine Invite and then again in 25.61 at SBC Championships ... Finished second in 60mH with times of 8.61, 8.65 and 8.79 at NCAA Last Chance Meet. Outdoor: Placed sixth in 100-meter hurdles in 14.28 and member of third-place 4x100-meter shuttle hurdle at Alabama Relays ... Again finished sixth in 100mH in 14.54, posted personal-best 1:03.53 to place third in 400-meter hurdles and member of winning 4x400-meter relay at Clemson Relays ... Placed seventh in time of 14.07 in 100mH at Yellowjacket Invitational ... Posted personal-best time of 14.00 in finishing third in 100mH at Ole Miss Invitational ... Came in 13th in 100mH in 14.14 and member of school-record setting shuttle hurdle relay at Sea Ray Relays ... Posted winning time of 14.28 in 100mH and member of second-place 4x100-meter relay at Vanderbilt Invitational ... Came in second in 14.12 in 100mH and member of second-place 4x100-meter relay at National City Invitational ... Posted NCAA regional qualifying and personal-best time of 13.96 in prelims and winning mark of 14.17 in 100mH at Sun Belt Championships ... Also posted personal-best mark in 400mH in 1:03.32 in placing fourth at SBC Championships ... Posted mark of 14.29 in 100mH prelims at NCAA Mideast Regional.

High School: Four-year letterwinner for coach David Maxwell at Ridgeway HS ... Won state title in 100mH in 15.0 as senior ... Member of two state championship teams ... Named Best of Preps all four years ... Lost only one race as senior ... Personal-best is 14.92 ... Owns RHS records in 100mH (14.92) and 300mH (46.2) ... Member of 4x100, 4x200 and 4x400m relay teams ... Recognized Who's Who Among American High School Students ... Honor Band Officer and also lettered in cheerleading.

Personal: Candice Renae Robertson ... Daughter of James and Linda Robertson ... Born May 6, 1984 ... Majoring in Early Childhood Education.