Akuira Young

Akuira  Young

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Tomball, Texas

High School:
Tomball Memorial HS

Height:
5-5

Event:
Hurdles

Experience:
1L


02/03/2017

Roper, DMR Team Victorious at Charlie Thomas Invitational

Owls back in action Saturday on SEC Network+

04/16/2016

Owls Win Nine Events at J. Fred Duckett Twilight

Place 24 in top three

04/16/2016

Owls Win Nine Events at J. Fred Duckett Twilight

Place 24 in top three

04/01/2016

MacFarlane Wins High Jump B Section at Texas Relays

Uke to compete in discus, shot put Saturday

03/27/2016

Owls Earn Five Titles on Final Day of Victor Lopez Classic

Uke records wins in discus, shot put

Young's TFRRS Results

AT MAJOR MEETS
2016 C-USA Inddors - 3rd, DMR, 11:50.46
2016 C-USA Indoors - 13th, 4x400, 3:59.74
2016 C-USA Outdoors - 12th, 4x400, 3:52.58

PERSONAL BESTS
(Indoor)
200m - 26.25, Houston Invitational (1/15/16)
400m - 57.63, Charlie Thomas Invitational (2/5/16)
60H - 9.02, C-USA Indoors (2/24/16)
(Outdoor)
100H - 15.09, Victor Lopez Classic (3/24/16)
400H - 1:00.70, Victor Lopez Classic (3/24/16)

2016-17
Indoor:
First place finish in the Charlie Thomas Invitational in the DMR relay with a time of 11:35.32. Outdoor: Finished in fourth place at the Houston Alumni Invitational in the 4x400m with a time of 3:58.02…Second place finish at the Tom Tellez Invitational in the 400m hurdles after clocking in 1:02.87.

2015-16
Indoor:
Earned C-USA All-Conference honors by running a leg on the third-place DMR team at the C-USA Indoors...member of DMR team that placed second at the Charlie Thomas Invitational...fifth in the 60m hurdles at the Leonard Hilton Memorial. Outdoor: Finished second in the 400H at the TSU Relays, Victor Lopez Classic, Texas State Bobcat Invitational and J. Fred Duckett Twilight.

HIGH SCHOOL
Graduated from Tomball Memorial High School ... was a four-year letterwinner in track for the Wildcats and a three-year letterwinner in cross country ... Freshman Year: first in district in 300h, first in regionals in 300h (46.13), 300h state qualifier, top 10 district finalist and regional finalist in cross country ... Sophomore Year: first in district in 300h, third in 100 hurdles, first in area 100h, third in regional 300h, fifth in 100h, 4A top-10 district finalist and regional finalist in cross country ... Junior Year: first in district 300h, first in area 300h (43.31), third in regional 300h, fourth in state 300h ... Senior Year: 2015 All-Greater Houston First-Team ... first in district in 300h/100h ... first in area 300h/100h ... second in regionals 300h/100h ... third in state 300h (43.22) ... state qualifier 100h ... nationally ranked 2013-14 and Top-20 in 2015 in 400 hurdles.

PERSONAL
Full Name: Akuira Young ... Parents: Ronald and Yolanda Young (brothers, Noah and Kaleb) ... Major: Natural Sciences Division ... College: Martel.


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