2007 OUTDOOR: Competed in the 400M and was a member of the 4x400M relay team ... ran a season best time of 56.35 in the prelims of the 400M at the Big 12 Championships ... at the Big 12 Championships ran a leg of the 4x400M relay to a sixth place finish with a time of 3:40.18.
2007 INDOOR: Member of the 4x400M relay team ... set a personal best in the 400M at the Texas Tech Open with a time of 57.61, placing her second ... won the 600Y at the Texas Tech Invitational with a time of 1:29.95 ... competed in the 600Y at the Big 12 Championships running a season best time of 1:28.43 in prelims ... helped the 4X400M team place sixth with a season best time of 3:42.33.
2006 OUTDOOR: Participated in the 400M in six meets, clocking a personal best of 55.89 at the Big 12 Championships, placing 15th...received All-Conference honors placing seventh in the 4x400M with a team time of 3:43.37 at the Big 12 Championships...ran a leg of the 4x100M at the Wes Kittley Open with a team time of 47.61...participated in the DMR at the Texas Relays clocking a team time of 11:56.08, placing seventh.
2006 Indoor: Ran personal-best times in two events, a 58.76 in the 400M at the Wes Kittley 6Way and a 1:27.87 in the 600Y at the Wes Kittley Open ... also ran a prelim time of 1:28.45 at the Big 12 Championships in the 600Y ... was a leg of the 4x400M relay at the Wes Kittley AllComers with a time of 3:59.20.
High School: A 2005 graduate from Lancaster High School ... helped lead team to the State Championships, District Championships and Regional Championships for four years, while setting the 4x400M record in each championship ... personal best in the 800M is 2:14:06 and 54.6 for the 400M ... selected as Athlete of the Week ... ran for Lancaster Lighting summer track ... finished second in Dist. 14-4A in both the 400M and 800M, then finished fifth in the 800M at the Reg. II-4A meet ... qualified for the finals in the 400M at the regional meet
Personal: Born April 11, 1987 ... Parents Sterling and Penny Starks both attended Oklahoma State ... Younger sister, Ashley, age 15 ... Majoring is nursing and plans to become pediatrician.