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Alaysha Ford
Alaysha  Ford

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bay City, Texas

High School:
Van Vleck High School

Last College:
Texas State

Height:
5-9

Event:
Jumps

Birthdate:
10/06/1987

Experience:
1L


JUNIOR (2009)
Indoor: Finish in the top 10 at the Texas A&M Early Opener in the triple jump ... Notched a third-place finish in the triple jump at the New Mexico Cherry & Silver Invitational with a mark of 11.95m (39-02.5) ... Jumped a season-high 12.20m (40-00.5) in the triple jump at the New Balance Invitational ... Finished sixth in the triple jump at the C-USA Championships with a mark of 12.07m (39-07.25). Outdoor: Notched a first-place finish in the triple jump at the LSU Alumni Gold meet with a season-high mark of 12.15m (39-10.5) ... Finished in third place in the triple jump at the Victor Lopez/ Rice Bayou Classic with a length of 11.90m (39-00.5) ... Jumped a second-best distance of 12.13m (39-09.75) in the triple jump at the C-USA Championships.

PRIOR TO HOUSTON
Competed for the Bobcats in the long jump and triple jump at the Southland Conference Indoor Championships ... Placed eighth in the triple jump to score points for Texas State ... Had a triple jump mark of 11.47 meters (37-07.75) ... Qualified for regionals in the triple jump at the Southland Conference Championships with a mark of 12.13m (39-09.75) to become the conference champion.

HIGH SCHOOL
Class 2A state champion in the triple jump as well as the Class 2A silver medalist in the long jump ... Also a district and regional champion in both events ... Established school records in both the long jump (18-8) and triple jump (39-9) ... Qualified for state all four years, winning the triple jump junior and senior year ... Member of the National Honor Society.

PERSONAL
Born in Bay City, Texas on October 6, 1987 ... Daughter of Bernard and Teresa Ford ... Brother, D'Korian, also runs track at the University of Houston ... Goes by the nickname of Laysha ... Hobbies include shopping, eating and texting ... Chose UH because of the coaching staff, the program, the academics and because her mother graduated from the university ... Also recruited by Texas State, North Texas, Sam Houston State, Georgia Southern and Texas Tech.

12/10/16
Reveille Invitational
at Reveille Invitational
College Station, Texas
All Day
01/13/17
Leonard Hilton Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
01/14/17
Carl Lewis High School Invite
Houston, Texas
All Day
01/15/17
Joe DeLoach Youth Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
01/21/17
Mark Colligan Memorial
at Mark Colligan Memorial
Lincoln, Neb.
All Day
01/27/17
Houston Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
01/28/17
Houston Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
02/03/17
Aggie Invitational
at Aggie Invitational
College Station, Texas
All Day
02/04/17
Aggie Invitational
at Aggie Invitational
College Station, Texas
All Day
02/10/17
Howie Ryan Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
02/10/17
Don Kirby Invitational
at Don Kirby Invitational
Albuquerque, N.M.
All Day
02/10/17
Tyson Invitational
at Tyson Invitational
Fayetteville, Ark.
All Day
02/11/17
Tyson Invitational
at Tyson Invitational
Fayetteville, Ark.
All Day
02/11/17
Husky Classic
at Husky Classic
Seattle, Wash.
All Day
02/11/17
Don Kirby Invitational
at Don Kirby Invitational
Albuquerque, N.M.
All Day
02/12/17
Houston Seniors/Masters Meet
Houston, Texas
All Day
02/24/17
vs The American Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
All Day
02/25/17
vs The American Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
All Day
03/10/17
vs NCAA Indoor Championships
College Station, Texas
All Day
03/11/17
vs NCAA Indoor Championships
College Station, Texas
All Day
03/16/17
Cougar Spring Break Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
03/24/17
Victor Lopez Classic
at Victor Lopez Classic
Houston, Texas (Rice)
All Day
03/25/17
Victor Lopez Classic
vs Victor Lopez Classic
Houston, Texas (Rice)
All Day
03/29/17
Texas Relays
at Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
03/30/17
Texas Relays
at Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
03/31/17
Texas Relays
at Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/01/17
Texas Relays
at Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/08/17
Houston Alumni Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
04/14/17
at Mt. SAC Relays
Walnut, Calif.
All Day
04/15/17
at Mt. SAC Relays
Walnut, Calif.
All Day
04/22/17
J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational
vs J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational
Houston, Texas (Rice)
All Day
04/27/17
Penn Relays
at Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
04/28/17
Penn Relays
at Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
04/28/17
Longhorn Invitational
at Longhorn Invitational
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/29/17
Longhorn Invitational
at Longhorn Invitational
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/29/17
Penn Relays
at Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
05/05/17
Tom Tellez Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
05/12/17
The American Outdoor Championships
Houston, Texas
All Day
05/13/17
The American Outdoor Championships
Houston, Texas
All Day
05/14/17
The American Outdoor Championships
Houston, Texas
All Day
05/25/17
at NCAA West Prelims
Austin, Texas
All Day
05/26/17
at NCAA West Prelims
Austin, Texas
All Day
05/27/17
at NCAA West Prelims
Austin, Texas
All Day
06/07/17
at NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/08/17
at NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/09/17
at NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/10/17
at NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/22/17
at USATF Jr/Sr Championships
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day
06/23/17
at USATF Jr/Sr Championships
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day
06/24/17
at USATF Jr/Sr Championships
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day
06/25/17
at USATF Jr/Sr Championships
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day

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