Barraza, Thomas post top finishes on first day of Houston action
2014 NCAA Outdoor Championships Qualifier - 100m Hurdles
2014 NCAA Regional Qualifier - 100m Hurdles, 400m Hurdles
2015 All-American Athletic Conference Team (Indoor) - 60m Hurdles
2014 American Athletic Conference Champion - 100m Hurdles
2014 All-American Conference Team (Outdoor) - 100m Hurdles, 400m Hurdles
The American Track Athlete of the Week - April 1, 2014
2014 American Athletic Conference Champion - 60m Hurdles
2014 All-American Conference Team (Indoor) - 60m Hurdles
2013 NCAA Outdoor Championship Qualifier - 100m Hurdles & 4x100m Relay
2013 NCAA Regional Qualifier - 100m Hurdles, 400m Hurdles, & 4x100m Relay
2012 NCAA Regional Qualifier - 100m Hurdles
Twice, last on 2.28.15
2014-15 (Senior) Indoor:Finished second and earned All-American Athletic Conference honors with her second place finish in the 60m Hurdles (8.32) at The American Championships...Holds the top time for Houston in the 60m hurdles this season with an 8.42 run at the Howie Ryan Invitational...Opened the season with a win in the 60m hurdles (8.64) at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational.
2013-14 (Junior) Indoor: Competed in eight meets for the Cougars... Named the inaugural American Athletic Conference 60-meter hurdle champion... Recorded a personal best of 8.32 at the conference indoor meet... Broke into the top five all time list, tying for third best time... All-American Athletic Conference Team - 60m hurdles.
Outdoor: Qualified for the NCAA National Championships in the 100m hurdles... finished 18th during the semifinals with a time of 13.55... Qualified for regionals in the 100m hurdles and 200m hurdles... Crowned the inaugural American Athletic Conference 100m hurdle champion... Finished second in the 400m hurdles at the conference championships... Recorded a personal best in the 400m hurdles of 57.90 in the finals of the conference championships... Entered the top five all-time list with her 400m hurdles time (57.90)... Earned All-American Athletic Conference honors for both hurdle events... Received The American Athletic Conference Female Track Athlete of the Week (April 1) for her performance at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays.
2012-13 (Sophomore) Indoor: Competed in six meets for the Cougars... Won the 60-meter hurdles at the Reveille Invitational with a time of 8.59... Clocked in at 8.44 in the 60-meter hurdles to take second at the Leonard Hilton Indoor Invitational... Ran the 4x400 relay and the 60-meter hurdles at the Conference USA Indoor Championships... Finished with the bronze at the C-USA Championships with a season best of 8.33 in the 60-meter hurdles... 4x400 relay team finished seventh at the Championships with a time of 3:46.85.
Indoor: Finished the 60H in the top-5 in five meets... Placed third with a time of 8.62 at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational... Improved to 8.47 to take home a first place finish at the 2012 Adidas Classic... Ended the season with a season best of 8.39 to place third overall at the Conference USA Championships.
Outdoor: Placed fourth in the 100H with a time of 13.48 at the TCU Invitational... Member of 4x100 relay team the placed sixth (46.26) at the Victor Lopez Classic... 100m shuttle hurdle relay won the Mt. Sac Relays with a time of 54.49... Finished fifth overall in the 100H with a time of 13.63 at the Mt. Sac Relays... Took home a fifth place finish in the 100H (13.38) at the Conference USA Championships... Member of 4x100 relay team, who placed sixth at the NCAA Championships with a time of 44.11.
Received Motivation Award from Springer Memorial Secondary... Participated in key club and christian fellowship... In 2008, she received a bronze medal in the 300m hurdles at CARIFTA... Received two silver medals in the 100m (14.17) and 300m (42.18) hurdles events in 2009 at CARIFTA... Personal best at Youth Olympics in the 100m hurdles (13.80)... Took home the silver medal in the 100m hurdles (14.00) at CARIFTA in 2011... Coached by Sean Dupigny.
Born at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Barbados... Daughter of Junior Stowe and Andrea Greenidge... Participated in the Lime Community Outreach Project... Biggest influence is Sean Dupigny... Aspires to be a pro athlete, psychologist or own her own business... Enjoys researching, shopping, reading, and surfing the web... Her mother was told she was unable to have children by several doctors before giving birth to Sade-Mariah, her only child.