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 Tara Thomas
Tara Thomas

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dallas, Texas

High School:
Dallas Skyline

Last College:
University of Miami

Event:
Sprints

Experience:
TR


2012 OUTDOOR
Competed in the 100-meter dash and the 200-meter dash...recorded a season-best time wind-aided time of 11.34 in the 100-meter dash to place fifth at the Texas Tech Open...recorded a season-best time wind legal time of 11.63 in the 100-meter dash to place fifth at the Willie Williams Classic...recorded a season-best time of 24.40 in the 200-meter dash to place 13th at the LSU 'Battle on the Bayou' Invitational.

2011 OUTDOOR
Competed in the 100-meter dash, 200-meter dash and was a member of both the 4x100 relay and the 4x400 relay...recorded a season-best wind aided time of 11.50 in the 100-meter dash to place second at the Texas Tech Open...recorded a season-best wind legal time of 11.70 in the 100-meter dash to place third at the TCU Invite...recorded a season-best time wind aided time of 24.04 in the 200-meter dash to place second at the Texas Tech Open.

2011 INDOOR
Competed in the 55-meter dash, 60-meter dash, 200-meter dash and was as member of the 4x400 relay team...collected two first place finishes in the 55-meter dash...recorded a season-best time of 6.97 in the 55-meter dash to place second at the Texas Tech Open...recorded a season-best time of 7.47 in the 60-meter dash to place 30th at the Tyson Invite...recorded a season-best time of 24.45 in the 200-meter dash to finish first at the Texas Tech Quad.

MIAMI:
A member of the 4x100 relay team that ran a season-best time of 44.16 for a third place finish at the NCAA East Regional... a member of the 4x100 relay team that won the College Women's College Division Championship at the Penn Relays with a time of 44.83 seconds... ran a season-best time of 11.90 seconds in the 100-meter dash in the prelims of the ACC Championships ... season-best time of 24.44 seconds in the prelims of the 200-meter dash, also at the ACC Championships ... During the indoor season ran a season-best time of 6.92 seconds in the 55-meter dash at the Tom Jones Invitational... Ran a season-best time of 7.57 seconds on two occasions in the60-meter dash... season-best time of 25.11 seconds in the 200-meter dash came at the Texas A&M Invitational.

SKYLINE: Named all-district both junior and senior season ... ran with state record holding 4X100 team (44.60) ... member of 4X200m relay team that was ranked second in the nation (1:36.37)... member of 4X100m that was ranked fifth in the nation (46.12)... ran nation's ninth fastest time in the 100m (11.48).

PERSONAL: Born May 2, 1989 to Lisa Jackson ... one sibling ... enjoys basketball, swimming and movies ... majoring in business management.

Official Gear of the
Texas Tech Red Raiders