Ranked No. 3 nationally in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 58.91 seconds clocked at the U.S. Track and Field Junior Olympics to win Gold in the event...time ranked No. 1 in the state of Missouri...also recorded top times in the state in the 100-meter hurdles (14.27) and the 300-meter hurdles (42.95)...finished runner-up at the state meet in the 100-meter and 300-meter hurdles as a senior...crowned conference champion in the 100-meter hurdles and district champion in the 300-meter hurdles all as a senior...strong academically appearing on the Honor Roll in four consecutive years.
Born Shaelyn Kiarra Grant in Boston, Ma. to Sharon Grant...undeclared major at Texas Tech.