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2011-2012 Women's Track Roster


Kiara Henry

Class: SR
Position: Sprints
Height: 5-8
Previous School: Escambia County HS
Hometown: Atmore, Ala.

2011-12
Indoor: Placed fourth in the 200 meters at the Sun Belt Championships in 24.60 seconds ... Claimed a fifth-place result in the 55 meters at the league championship meet in a season-best time of 7.17 seconds ... Finished eighth in the long jump with a leap of 19-2.00 (5.84m) at the conference championships ... Won the 400-meter dash in a personal-best 59.44 seconds at the MT Christmas Invitational ... Took victory in the 200 meters at the Blue Raider Invitational while running a 24.89 ... Named Sun Belt Female Track Athlete of the Week following her performance at the Blue Raider Invitational ... Leaped a new personal-best 19-11.00 (6.07m) while placing second in the long jump at the Ed Temple Classic ... Snagged a 10th-place result in the 60 meters in 7.82 seconds at the Kentucky Invitational ... Amassed a total of 15 top-10 finishes during the indoor season.

Outdoor: Member of women's 4x100-meter relay team which placed 19th at the NCAA Championships with a time of 45.37 seconds ... Captured a runner-up finish in the 200 meters at the Sun Belt Championships in a time of 24.11 ... Placed third at the conference meet in the 100 meters in a season-best 11.62 seconds ... Finished fifth in the long jump at the league championship meet while posting a measurement of 19-7.50 (5.98m) ... Ran a personal-best time of 23.68 seconds while placing 15th in the 200 meters at the NCAA Regional ... Jumped a season-best 19-10.25 (6.05m) while placing second in the long jump at the Sea Ray Relays ... Registered a 200-meter time of 23.98 seconds while finishing fifth at the Vanderbilt Invitational ... Accumulated a total of 14 top-10 finishes on the outdoor circuit.

2010-11
Indoor:
Placed fourth in the long jump with a season-best 20-1 (6.12m) mark at the Sun Belt Indoor Championships ... Also took seventh in the 55-meter dash and eighth in the 200-meter dash at the Championships with respective times of 7.12 and 25.06 ... Ran a personal-best time of 24.37 in the 200-meter dash for second-place and a season-best 55 meter time of 7.03 in a winning effort at the Middle Tennessee Invitational ... Won both the 55- and 200-meter dashes at MT Christmas Invitational in respective times of 7.06 and 24.69 ... Doubled at the Ed Temple Classic winning the 55- and 200-meter dash in respective times of 7.13 and 25.34.

Outdoor: Gold medal winner in the long jump at the Sun Belt Outdoor Championships with a personal best leap of 20-8.5 (6.31m), while also ran to a silver medal finish with the 4x100-meter relay team at the championships ... Took eighth-place in both the 100- and 200-meter at the SBC Championships with respective finals times of 12.19 and 25.09 ...Set then personal-bests in the 100-meter dash and long jump in two third-place effort at the Boston-Moon Classic with respective marks of 11.77 and 20-5 (6.22m) ... Won the long jump at the Rhodes Open Meet with a leap of 20-1 (6.12m) ... Clocked a season-best time of 23.92 in the 200-meter dash at the War Eagle Invitational in a ninth-place effort.

2009-10
Indoor: Finished fourth place in the 55 meters at the Sun Belt Championships, ran a lifetime best time of 6.99 in the preliminary round of the event ... Won the long jump at the MT Valentine Invitational with a leap of 18-8.25 (5.70m) ... Set a lifetime best jump of 19-1.5 (5.83m) in the long jump at the Middle Tennessee Invitational.

Outdoor: Silver medal winner in a career best mark of 20-6.5 (6.26m) in the long jump at the 2010 Sun Belt Championships ... Set personal bests of 11.77 and 24.37 in the 100 and 200 meters at the Vanderbilt Invitational ... Placed 32nd in the long jump at the NCAA East Region Preliminaries with a recorded mark of 19-3.25 (5.87m) ... Won the long jump at the Rhodes Open Meet with a mark of 19-1.25 (5.82m).

2008-09
Indoor: Set a personal best in the 200 meters in 25.55 at the Middle Tennessee Classic finishing seventh overall also placed second in the 55 meters in 7.19...Set a lifetime best of 7.17 finishing fourth in the 55 meters at the Sun Belt Championships and came in 15th in 25.84 in the 200...Placed fifth in 7.32 in the 55 and placed fourth in the 200 in 25.82 at the Blue Raider Invitational...Placed seventh in the 55 in 7.47 and fifth in the 200 in 26.01 at the MT Christmas Invitational...Finished eighth in the 55 in 7.37 and 16th 200 in 26.01 at the Ed Temple Classic...Placed 15th in the 200 in 25.84 at the Sun Belt Championships ...Came in 38th in the 60 meters in 7.93 at the Kentucky Invitational and 40th in 26.5 in the 200 meters...Finished 17th in the 60 in 7.83 and 32nd in the 200 in 25.61 at the Rod McCravy Memorial.

Outdoor: Earned All Sun Belt honors as a member of 4x400 meter relay team placing first overall at the SBC Championships in a time of 3:46.28...Won the 100 meter dash in 12.21 at the Boston-Moon Classic and placed fourth in the 200 meter dash in 25.85, and fifth in the long jump in 17-4.75 (5.3m)...Won as a member of the 4x100 meter relay team in 46.12 and placed second as a member of the 4x200 meter relay team in 1:39.41 at the Georgia Relays...Placed fifth in the 100 in 12.03 with a lifetime best time of 11.94 in the preliminary heat at the Sun Belt Championships, she also finished 15th in the 200 meters in 24.91, and 13th in the long jump with a leap of 18-8.5 (5.7m)...Set a lifetime best of 24.9 in the 200 meters finishing 27th overall at the Georgia Tech Invitational, she also placed 29th in the 100 meters in 12.17...Came in 18th in the 100 meters in 12.05 at the Sea Rays Relays...Ran a time of 12.09 in the 100 finishing 12th at the War Eagle Invitational as well as 24.98 in the 200 placing 18th...Finished 27th in the 200 meters in 24.9 and 29th in the 100 meters in 12.17.

High School: Attended Escambia County High School in Atmore, Ala. ...Ran track and played basketball and volleyball and was a cheerleader ... Two-time 4A track state champion...Voted Most Athletic and Most School Spirited.

Personal: Kiara Henry...Daughter of Kenneth Henry (dec.) and Sharon Henry...Born December 14, 1989...Majoring in Criminal Justice.