Senior Bear finishes third to secure third All-American accolade of her career.
Bears conclude NCAA West Preliminary action in Austin on Saturday.
Freshman Maxwell Willis earns meet's high point scorer honor.
Bears set one school record, notch five top-five NCAA marks Saturday in Waco.
Senior Cion Hicks wins second-straight shot put event title.
• 2017 Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
• Two-time Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll selection
2017: Earned first career All-Big 12 honor by running anchor leg in BU’s 4x100-meter relay team at Big 12 Outdoor Championships, finishing fourth with a time of 45.04…Posted 11th place finish at the NCAA West Preliminary Rounds to advance to the NCAA Outdoor Championships (44.56)…Finished 12th in preliminary rounds at NCAA Championships…Individually, competed in six meets during outdoor season in 400 meters…Posted best finish at the Baylor Invitational for third place with a time of 54:46…Ran season-best time of 54.39 at Red Raider Shootout to earn fifth place…Also had top-four finishes at TCU Invitational (55.55) and Roadrunner Invitational (55.09)…During indoor season, finished 29th in the 200 meters with a time of 25.13 at the Charlie Thomas Invitational…Ran 400 meters in two meets, earning personal-best time of 55.79 at Big 12 Indoor Championship to finish in top 15…Earned spot on Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team…Named to Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll during fall and spring semesters.
High School: Four-year sprinter at Timbercreek High School in Fort Worth, Texas...Was 2015 Texas 6A state runner-up in the 400 meters under head coach Dan Strong with time of 54.96...Placed sixth in 100-meter dash as well in junior campaign...Three-time district champion in the 100 and 400 meters...Boasts personal bests and school record of 11.74 (100m), 24.10 (200m) and 54.94 (400m)...Member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Born in Willingboro, N.J....Parents are Jeffrey and Camille King...Has one sister, Jasmyne...Majoring in health science studies.