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Samiyah Samuels
Samiyah  Samuels

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
Cy Springs HS

Height:
5-5

Event:
Sprints/Jumps

Experience:
HS

Elig. (I/O):
So./So.


• 2017 American Athletic Conference Outdoor Champion - Long Jump
• 2017 American Athletic Conference Outdoor Silver Medalist - 4x100-meter Relay
• 2017 American Athletic Conference Indoor Silver Medalist - Long Jump
• 2017 First Team All-American Athletic Conference - Long Jump (Outdoor)
• 2017 Second Team All-American Athletic Conference - 4x100-meter Relay (Outdoor)
• 2017 Second team All-American Athletic Conference - Long Jump (Indoor)
• American Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week - April 4, 2017

Personal Bests
Indoor Date
60m 7.54 1.13.17
Long Jump 6.08m (19-11.5) 2.25.17
Outdoor Date
100m 12.17 3.25.17
200m 25.12 5.517
Long Jump 6.25m (20-6.25) 4.1.17

2016-17 (Freshman)
Indoor:
Took silver in the long jump at The American Athletic Conference Championships and tied her personal-best mark of 6.08m (19-11.5) while earning Second Team All-American Athletic Conference Honors...Won the long jump at the Houston Invitational with a personal-best 6.08m on Jan. 27...Began her sprinting career in the 60-meter dash at the Leonard Hilton Invitational by running 7.54.

Outdoor: Won the American Outdoor Championship in the long jump by jumping a wind-aided 6.58m (21-7.25)...Earned First Team All-American Athletic Conference honors for her long jump competition at the championships...Was a member of the 4x100-meter relay squad that claimed silver at The American Championships and earned Second Team All-American Athletic Conference laurels...Set her top career time in the 200-meter dash at the Tom Tellez Invitational after clocking a 25.12...Ran a personal-best 12.17 in the 100-meter dash at the Victor Lopez Classic.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four year letterwinner for Coach Rudayya Gibson at Cypress Springs High School…Qualified for the United States Olympic Trials as a senior in High School…Owns the New Balance Long Jump Record…Member of Team USA competing in the IAAF U20 World Junior Championships…District, Regional and State Champion in the long jump.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Debbie and Isaac Samuels…Has one brother, Isaac…Earned Honor Roll recognition in High School…Was a member of PALs, Orchestra and National Honor Society at Cypress Springs…Volutneers at the Houston Marathon, Star of Hope and Ronald McDonald House…Enjoys doing makeup and hair, fashion, music and food in her free time…Majoring in Human & Health Professions…Aspires to be a physical therapist.

Watch Houston Video
01/12/18
Leonard Hilton Invitational
Yeoman Fieldhouse
All Day
01/13/18
Carl Lewis High School Invite
Yeoman Fieldhouse
All Day
01/14/18
Joe Deloach Youth Meet
Yeoman Fieldhouse
All Day
01/20/18
Mark Colligan Memorial
at Mark Colligan Memorial
Lincoln, Neb.
All Day
01/26/18
Houston Invitational
Yeoman Fieldhouse
All Day
01/27/18
Houston Invitational
Yeoman Fieldhouse
All Day
02/02/18
Charlie Thomas Invitational
at Charlie Thomas Invitational
College Station, Texas
All Day
02/03/18
Charlie Thomas Invitational
at Charlie Thomas Invitational
College Station, Texas
All Day
02/09/18
Tyson Invitational
at Tyson Invitational
Fayetteville, Ark.
All Day
02/09/18
Howie Ryan Invitational
Yeoman Fieldhouse
All Day
02/10/18
Husky Classic
at Husky Classic
Seattle, Wash.
All Day
02/10/18
Tyson Invitational
at Tyson Invitational
Fayetteville, Ark.
All Day
02/11/18
Houston Seniors/Masters Meet
Yeoman Fieldhouse
All Day
02/23/18
vs The American Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
All Day
02/24/18
at The American Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
All Day
03/09/18
at NCAA Indoor Championships
College Station, Texas
All Day
03/10/18
at NCAA Indoor Championships
College Station, Texas
All Day
03/15/18
Cougar Spring Break Invitational
Carl Lewis Complex
All Day
03/16/18
at TSU Relays
Houston, Texas (TSU)
All Day
03/17/18
at TSU Relays
Houston, Texas (TSU)
All Day
03/23/18
Victor Lopez Classic
at Victor Lopez Classic
Houston, Texas (Rice)
All Day
03/24/18
Victor Lopez Classic
at Victor Lopez Classic
Houston, Texas (Rice)
All Day
03/28/18
Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays
at Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
03/29/18
Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays
at Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
03/30/18
Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays
at Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
03/31/18
Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays
at Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/07/18
Houston Alumni Invitational
Carl Lewis Complex
All Day
04/13/18
Texas Invitational
at Texas Invitational
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/14/18
Texas Invitational
at Texas Invitational
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/19/18
at Mt. SAC Relays
Walnut, Calif.
All Day
04/20/18
at Mt. SAC Relays
Walnut, Calif.
All Day
04/21/18
at Mt. SAC Relays
Walnut, Calif.
All Day
04/21/18
J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational
at J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational
Houston, Texas (Rice)
All Day
04/26/18
Penn Relays
at Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
04/27/18
Penn Relays
at Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
04/28/18
Penn Relays
at Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
04/28/18
Longhorn Invitational
at Longhorn Invitational
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/29/18
Longhorn Invitational
at Longhorn Invitational
Austin, Texas
All Day
05/04/18
Tom Tellez Invitational
Carl Lewis Complex
All Day
05/11/18
vs The American Outdoor Championships
Cincinnati, Ohio
All Day
05/12/18
vs The American Outdoor Championships
Cincinnati, Ohio
All Day
05/13/18
vs The American Outdoor Championships
Cincinnati, Ohio
All Day
05/23/18
vs NCAA West Prelims
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day
05/24/18
vs NCAA West Prelims
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day
05/25/18
vs NCAA West Prelims
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day
06/06/18
vs NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/07/18
vs NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/08/18
vs NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/09/18
vs NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day

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