Quaniqua Jones
Quaniqua Jones

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hampton, Va.

High School:
Hampton High School

Event:
Multi-event

Birthdate:
11/10/1990

Awards:
Tiger 3.0 Club (Fall 2012)


2012 Outdoor
A versatile multi-event athlete ... Set a personal-record in the heptathlon at the Conference USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships tallying 4,743 points and in the process set new personal-bests in the javelin (32.77m, 107'6"), high jump (1.52m, 4'11.75") and 800m (2:27.85) ... Competing in the heptathlon at the Mississippi Open notched at personal-best in the 200m (25.48) and shot put (10.02m, 32'10.5") ... At the Memphis Invitational placed fourth in the long jump (5.38m, 17'8") and set a new personal-best in the 100m hurdle (14.29).

2012 Indoor
Scored overall points for the women's squad at the Conference USA Indoor Championships in the pentathlon notching 3,342 points for an eighth place finish ... Competing in the pentathlon at the Gladstein Invitational, set a new personal-record in the long jump of 5.50m (18'.5") ... Recorded a new personal-best in the 60m hurdle of 8.67 at the Vulcan Invitational.

2011 Outdoor
Made a leap in during her sophomore season, becoming a primary member of coach Nic Fortenberry's hurdles group...Placed in the top-five twice in the 100m hurdles and once in the 400m hurdle event...At the SEMO Invite, was fourth in the 100m hurdles (14.45s) and fifth in the 400m hurdles (1:05.40s)... Was fourth in the 100m hurdles at the Tiger Invitational, running the race in 14.66s...Had season-best marks in both the 100m hurdles (14.46s) and 400m hurdles (1:04.39s) at the C-USA Outdoor Championships, finishing 12th and 16th, respectively.

2011 Indoor
A prime component of the hurdles group in 2011...Set a personal-best in the 55m hurdles at the SEMO Invite prelims with an 8.23 mark; she would finish third after running an 8.42...Won the 60m hurdles event at the EIU Mega Meet with an 8.94 mark...Tied season-best 60m mark of 8.81 during the prelims at the C-USA Indoor Championships, finishing 10th overall...The 8.81 mark was a Memphis season-best.

2010 Outdoor
Competed solely in sprints during outdoor season...Season-high third place finish came in the 100m hurdles at the Memphis Tiger Invitational, where she had a 14.57 second run...Career-best 14.35 mar
k in the 100m hurdles cam in the preliminary round of the C-USA Championships.

2010 Indoor
Competed in six events in seven meets as a freshman...Had three top-five finishes in the hurdles...Was runner-up at the Redhawk Invite in the 55m hurdles, with an 8.30 mark...season-best 8.77 mark in the 60m hurdles came during the preliminaries of the C-USA Championships.

Prior to Memphis
Was an All-State selection all four years of high school...Placed third at indoor state meet in the 55m hurdles with a personal record time of 8.17...Placed second in the outdoor state meet in the 300m hurdles running a 44.20...Lettered in track and field and field hockey at Hampton High School.

Personal
Daughter of Quincey and Francine Jones...Birthday is Nov. 10.

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