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Viershanie Latham
Viershanie  Latham

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Mesquite, Texas

High School:
Mesquite

Event:
Horizontal Jumps


06/19/2014

Texas Tech Places 31 On All-Big 12 Academic Rookie Team

A total of 455 student-athletes across the conference earn academic honors.

05/28/2014

Tech Begins NCAA Postseason Run at Arkansas

No. 5 Red Raiders, No. 15 Lady Raiders set for competition at NCAA West Preliminaries

05/19/2014

Red Raiders Win Big 12 Title on Home Track

Texas Tech track and field wins second Big 12 Championship in program history

04/23/2014

Tech to Compete at 120th Penn Relays

Worldwide stage awaits No. 10 Red Raiders, No. 17 Lady Raiders

04/16/2014

Tech Makes Return to Mt. SAC Relays

No. 8 Red Raiders, No. 16 Lady Raiders set to compete at prestigious three-day meet

Career Performance List

2014 OUTDOOR
Competed in the long jump and the triple jump for the Red Raiders ... Snagged All-Big 12 honors in the triple jump, finishing eighth at the conference meet with a leap of 12.12m/39-9.25 ... Her season-best mark in the triple jump was a 12.33m/40-5.50 jump to earn second place at the Texas Tech Open.

2014 INDOOR
Earned a ninth-place finish in the triple jump at the Big 12 Championships, leaping 11.60m/38-0.75 ... Her season-best triple jump was a leap of 12.09m/39-8.000 to take third at the TTU Open ... Also had her season-best long jump at the TTU Open, a mark of 5.64m/18-6.00, good enough for second place.

MESQUITE
Lettered four years at Mesquite High School...2013 Texas State 5A Bronze Medalist...four-year regional triple jump qualifier...2013 District, Area and Regional first place sweep...2013 Regional Qualifier in the triple jump, 400-meters and 4x100 relay...U.S. Top-20 national ranking in the class of 2013 and No. 3 in the state of Texas...personal-best mark of 18-11 (5.77m) in the long jump...personal-best of 40-2 (12.24m) in the triple jump...also competed in basketball and volleyball...earned All-District honors as a blocker on the volleyball team...strong student as well appearing on the Honor Roll in four-straight years.

PERSONAL
Born Viershanie Ayana Latham to Norris and Sharon Latham...has one sibling - Noshdrian - father played football at Arkansas State...is a pre-med student at Texas Tech.

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