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Le'Tristan Pledger
Le'Tristan  Pledger

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Kansas City, Kan.

High School:
Washington

Event:
Jumps/Hurdles

Birthdate:
08/27/1993


01/06/2015

Tech Track & Field Begins Preparation For Indoor Season

The Red Raiders officially begin practice for the 2015 indoor season

06/29/2014

Tech Qualifies Four For NACAC Championships

Four Texas Tech athletes to compete for Team USA at NACAC Championships in August

06/16/2014

Tech Places 11 on All-America Teams

USTFCCCA announces All-America Teams featuring 11 Texas Tech athletes

06/14/2014

Texas Tech Closes Competition at NCAA Championships

Cierra White, Le'Tristan Pledger close NCAA Championships with All-America honors

06/13/2014

Kithuka Closes Historic Career

Senior Red Raider closes career with All-America effort in 5,000-meter run

06/12/2014

Pledger, White Advance to NCAA Finals

05/17/2014

Pledger Takes Third in Long Jump

Pledger Takes Third in Long Jump

03/12/2014

Track & Field Heads to UNM for NCAA Indoor Championships

02/13/2014

T&F: Weekend Preview

T&F: Weekend Preview

05/02/2013

T&F: Big 12 Outdoors Preview

T&F: Big 12 Outdoors Preview

Career Performance List

2014 OUTDOOR
First team All-American in the 100 meter hurdles, placing eighth in the event at the NCAA Championships, with a time of 12.94 ... Won the gold medal in the 100m hurdles at the U-23 NACAC Championships, with a time of 13.04 ... Ran the 100 meter hurdles at 10 meets, recording top-10 finishes at nine of them ... Qualified for the NCAA Championships with a fifth-place finish at the NCAA West Preliminaries (13.06) ... Her 12.93 in the 100 meter hurdles at the Big 12 Championships was a school record and good enough for third place.

2014 INDOOR
Second team All-American in both the 60 meter hurdles, where she ran a 8.17 to finish ninth at the NCAA Championships, and the long jump, where she leaped 6.05m/19-10.25 to place 12th ... Was an All-Big 12 performer in both events as well, taking sixth in the 60 meter hurdles (8.56), and fifth in the long jump (5.95m/19-6.25) ... Won the long jump at the Alex Wilson Invitational, leaping 6.32m/20-9.00).

2013 OUTDOOR
Earned All-America Second Team honors in the long jump finishing ninth at the NCAA Championship with a leap of 6.29-meters (20'-7.75")...earned All-Big 12 honors in both the long jump and the 100-meter hurdles...advanced to the NCAA West Preliminaries in each the long jump and the 100-meter hurdles...finished third at the conference meet in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 13.23 seconds in the finals...finished fourth in the long jump at the conference meet with a leap of 6.16-meters (20'-2.50")...recorded a season-best jump of 6.37-meters (20'-10.75") at the NCAA West Preliminaries to finish fourth overall and tops among freshmen in the event...moved into No. 2 all-time on the Texas Tech performance list in the long jump with the effort...it marked the best leap by a Lady Raider since the 2006 season when Sabrina Taylor set the current school record...clocked a season-best time of 13.21 seconds in the 100-meter hurdles at the Red Raider Open (4/25).

2013 INDOOR
Competed in the long jump...earned All-Big 12 honors finishing seventh at the conference meet with a mark of 6.05-meters (19'-10.25")...recorded a season-best leap of 6.13-meters (20'-1.50") at the Armory Invitational to finish seventh at the meet...finished fifth at the Arkansas Last Chance meet with a jump of 5.98-meters (19'-7.50").

2012 OUTDOOR:
Redshirted...competed for the U.S. in the long jump at the 2012 IAAF World Junior Championships where she placed 10th in the qualifying round with a mark of 6.08-meters (19'-11.25").

2012 INDOOR:
Redshirted

WASHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered two years for head coach Cliff Wiley...Competed in 100M, 200M, 100M hurdles and long jump...Earned All-State honors...Named Female Athlete of the Year.

PERSONAL
Born on August 27, 1993...Has three siblings, Janlea, Levi Jr. and Kayla.

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