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  Desarie Walwyn
Desarie Walwyn

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston

High School:
North Shore HS

Height:
5-8

Event:
sprints

Experience:
2L


Honors
2008 NCAA National Qualifier, 100m
2008 NCAA National Qualifier, 4x100m

2007 NCAA Regional Qualifier, 100m
2007 NCAA Regional Qualifier, 200m

2006 NCAA Regional Qualifier, 100m

2005 NCAA National Qualifier, 4x100m

At Major Meets:
2008 NCAA National Qualifier 100m 2008 NCAA Midwest Regional 8th, 100m (11.77)
2008 C-USA Outdoor 3rd, 100m (11.50)
2008 C-USA Outdoor 5th, 200m (23.99)

2007 C-USA Outdoor 5th, 100m
2007 C-USA Outdoor 6th, 200m
2007 C-USA Indoor 7th, 60m
2007 C-USA Indoor 7th, 200m

2006 C-USA Outdoor 6th, 200m
2006 C-USA Outdoor 7th, 100m
2006 C-USA Indoor 4th, 200m
2006 C-USA Indoor 7th, 60m

2005 WAC Indoor 5th, 60m
2005 WAC 4th, 200m
2005 WAC 5th, 100m

Personal Bests:
60m- 7.47i (2006)
100m- 11.45 (UTEP Invite, 4/12/2008)
200m- 23.65 (C-USA Outdoor, 2008)
400m- 54.80 (Duckett/Rice Twilight, 4/24/2008)

JUNIOR (2006-07)
Outdoor: Ran season bests of 11.79 (.07) for a 5th place finish in the 100 and 24.01( -0.3) for a 6th place finish in the 200 mat the conference meet in May... Qualified for regionals in both events... Also qualified for regionals as anchor of the 4x100 relay that finished 4th at the conference meet... Ran the first leg of the 4x400 relay that earned a 5th place finish at conference.
Indoor: Placed 7th in both the 60 and the 200 with a 7.50 and a 24.74 respectively... Member of the 4x400 relay that set a indoor season record of 3:44.55.

SOPHOMORE (2005-06)
Outdoor: Scored in both sprints at C-USA meet, taking sixth in the 200 and seventh in the 100... Lifetime-best 11.68 for 100 at NCAA Midwest Regional... Her best furlong was 23.94 at conference championships... Also ran on Owls' 4x100 at Texas Relays, setting a season-best 46.86, and was the lead-off leg on the 4x400 at that meet as Rice clocked 3:49.75.
Indoor: Placed fourth in 200 and seventh in 60 at C-USA meet... Set personal-best 7.47 in prelims of 60 at conference meet... Clocked 24.64 for 200 at Seattle Feb. 11.

FRESHMAN (2004-05)
Outdoor: Scored in both WAC sprints for runner-up Owls as freshman and ran on 4x100 relay team that placed second... Ran 11.71 for fourth in 100 and 24.15 for fourth in 200... Top time in 200 was 23.77 at Mt. SAC Relays... Regular on 4x100 relay that placed fourth at NCAA regional with 44.57 (after 44.55 in prelims for 2005 best) and advanced to NCAA national (45.07 in prelims).
Indoor: WAC scorer as freshman for runner-up Owls... Placed fifth in 60 (7.62), but her 24.97 in 200 prelims failed to advance... Top times were 7.15 in 55, 7.54 in 60 and 24.97 in 200.

PREP/PERSONAL
2004 graduate of North Shore High School in Houston... Four-year letterwinner for coach Adam Callahan and the Mustangs... Named female track and field athlete of the year for the Houston area as a senior... District runner-up and regional finalist in the 200 in 2004... District and regional 200 champ in both 2002 and 2003... Member of the 4x100 and 4x200 relays that were state finalists as a senior... Team MVP as a sophomore and junior... Named to the National Honor Roll and Who's Who among American High School Student-Athletes... Represented St. Kitts & Nevis at 2004 World Junior Championships in Italy.
Personal - Full Name: Desarie Dainelle Walwyn. Born: Dec. 16, 1986, at Houston. Parents: Derie Walwyn and Maisie Cain, Houston (two sisters). Cousin, Vaughaligan Walwyn, was an all-America long jumper for Rice 2000-04.

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