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  Gabrielle Walker

Gabrielle Walker

Player Profile

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Chattanooga, Tenn.

High School:
Brainerd

Last College:
Mars Hill College

Height:
5-4

Event:
Jumps/Sprints

Major:
Sociology

2009 Outdoor: Competed in the 100-meter dash, 400-meter relay, long jump and triple jump at the A-Sun Championships (5/15) ... Helped the 400-meter relay team post a school-record fifth-place finish in 50.47 seconds ... Finished second in the triple jump (33-07.50), fourth in the 100 meters and fourth in the long jump (15-07.50) at the Furman Invitational (4/11) ... Saw top finish in the 100-meter dash at the Orange & Purple Classic with an eighth-place finish in 12.97 seconds and also earned ninth in the long jump (5/9) ... Also finished 10th in the long jump.

2008-09 Indoor: Did not see action in a meet.

Before USC Upstate: Lettered in track and field at Mars Hill College ... Set new school records in the 100 meters, triple jump, 400-meter relay and 55 meters. High School: Lettered in basketball and track and field at Brainerd ... Set new record for the triple jump and 400-meter relay ... Finished third in the state in the triple jump and 400-meter relay ... Member of the National Honor Society and graduated in the top 10 percent of her class.

Personal: Born Oct. 23, 1987 ... Has one brother, Rickey, and one sister, Stacy ... Majoring in sociology ... Favorite foods are cabbage and hot wings ... Favorite singer is Lil' Wayne ... Favorite movie "The Hangover" ... Favorite actor Katt Williams ... Enjoys swimming, shopping and playing sports ... Favorite quote is "To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift" ... Dream job is to work with the FBI.

Walker's Personal Bests
Outdoor Track & Field
100-Meter Dash	12.87, Orange & Purple Classic (5/9/09)
Long Jump	15-07.50, Furman Invitational (4/11/09)
Triple Jump	34-00.75, A-Sun Championships (5/15/09)
400-Meter Relay	50.47, A-Sun Championships (5/15/09)

 
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