The men's team collects six wins and the women's team takes five for a big weekend in Las Vegas for the 'Dogs
Fresno State sets No. 7-ranked time in the NCAA in the sprint medley
Men's team takes first and second in shot put to complete the Stanford Invite on day two
Fresno State leaves San Luis Obispo with five individual winners and two relay team wins.
Multiple records fall at Cal Poly Dual
Last updated on June 22, 2012
Fresno State: 2013 Track (Senior): Finished her season at the NCAA Regional Championships competing in the 400m... Won the Mountain West Championships in the 400m with a career-best time of 53.59, which was fast enough to be place #5 on the Bulldogs All-Time List... Thompson also ran a career-best in the 200m this season, at the Bulldog Open, running 23.79, placing her #2 on the Bulldog All-Time List.
2012 Track (Junior): Competed in 10 meets ... earned third place in the 400-meter race with a time of 55.36 at the Indoor WAC Championships ... finished 11th at the 54th Annual Mt. SAC Relays with a personal best of 54.41 in the 400-meter race ... set two other personal records in the 800-meter race (2:21.30) and in the 55-meter dash (7.24) ... helped the Bulldogs 4x100 meter relay team finish second at the WAC Outdoor championships ... qualified for the NCAA Preliminary Round Championship.
2011 Track (Sophomore): Won the 200 and 400-meter against Cal Poly hosted in Fresno, Calif. ... clocked a personal best in the 400-meter with a time of 54.81 at the Brutus Hamilton Open ... was a member of the 4x400-meter relay team ... consistently earns points for the Bulldogs.
2011 Cross Country (Sophomore):Ran at the Roadrunner Invitational in Bakersfield, Calif. ... Finishing the 5k in a time of 24:19.
2010 Track (Freshman): A standout freshman season for the Bulldogs...the top sprinter in the 100- and 200-meter sprinting events...placed 4th in the 200-meter dash at WAC Championships with a time of 24.0...also had her top performance in the 100-meter at WAC Championships with a time of 11.8...competed in the indoor 400-meter event and had a season-best time of 58.24.
Prior to Fresno State: Earned four varsity letters in track and field at Edison HS ... ran the second leg of the 4x400-meter relay that finished at the 2009 CIF State Championships ... was the CIF Central Section Champion in the 400 in 2008 ... marked a personal best of 24.77 in the 200 and 56.18 in the 400 ... named to the Fresno Bee All-Star Track Team.
Personal: Born Sept. 8, 1991 in Fresno, Calif. ... parents are Phyllis and Ozell Thompson, Jr. ... has two older brothers, Ozell and Maurice, and an older sister, Brittney ... most admires her family for their love and support ... lists reading, shopping and running as favorite hobbies...biggest athletic thrill was running at the 2010 WAC Championships, especially the 4x4 relay...chose Fresno State because it is a great school and the people are nice.