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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.

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