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Amani Nesmith
Amani  Nesmith

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Philadelphia, Pa.

High School:
Swenson Arts & Technology

Event:
Jumps/Hurdles/Sprints


02/01/2014

Pledger Breaks Women's Hurdle Records

Sophomore hurdler Le'Tristan Pledger breaks school and facility record in 55-meter hurdles

Career Performance List

2014 OUTDOOR
Competed in various sprinting and jumping events for the Red Raiders ... Placed 16th in the long jump at the Big 12 Championships, leaping 5.22m/17-1.50 ... Her top performance of the season came at the Wes Kittley Invite, where she recorded a jump of 5.91m/19-4.75, good enough for fourth place.

2014 INDOOR
Competed in the sprints and jumps for the Red Raiders ... Her best result of the season was a seventh-place finish in the long jump at the Masked Rider Open (5.39m/17-8.25) ... Placed 19th at the Big 12 Championships in the 60 meter dash, with a time of 7.74.

SWENSON ARTS AND TECHNOLOGY
Lettered three years in track and field...earned indoor and outdoor All-State honors...Public League and District Champion in the long jump and the triple jump...ranked No. 1 in Pennsylvania in both indoor and outdoor seasons...helped 4x100 relay to a state championship...member of the school record holding 4x200 relay team...member of the Track and Field News U.S. No. 5 indoor 4x200 relay team...honor roll student.

PERSONAL
Born Amani Saeeda Nesmith to Harun and Traci Nesmith in Temple...has one sibling - Amirah - pursuing a degree in exercise sports sciences at Texas Tech.

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