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Nadirah Shakir
Nadirah  Shakir

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Antonio, Texas

High School:
John Paul Stevens High School

Height:
5-3

Event:
Jumps

Birthdate:
10/10/1989

Experience:
2L

Major:
Broadcast Journalism


Personal Bests
Indoor Date
Triple Jump 12.37m/40-7 1/29/10
Outdoor Date
Triple Jump 12.66m/41-7 2009

2009 NCAA Regional Qualifier- Triple Jump

SOPHOMORE (2009-10)
Indoor: Finished fifth at C-USA Championships in the triple jump... Won the triple jump at the Leonard Hilton and Houston Invitational with personal best of 12.37m/40-7... Placed third at the Texas A&M Invitational... Earned fourth at the New Mexico Invitational. Outdoor: Placed 10th at C-USA Championships in the triple jump... Earned two fourth place finishes in the triple jump at the Victor Lopez Invitational and Rice Twilight...Earned four top-10 finishes.

FRESHMAN (2008-09)
Indoor: Jumped a season-best 12.33m (40-05.5) at the C-USA Championships to finish in eighth place. Outdoor: Qualified for the NCAA Midwest Regional in the triple jump at the C-USA Championships, recording a length of 12.33m (40-05.5) ... Set a PR in the triple jump at regionals with a mark of 12.66m (41-06.5) ... Finished fourth in the triple jump at the Victor Lopez/ Rice Bayou Classic and the J. Fred Duckett Rice Twilight ... Claimed top-10 finishes in eight of nine events.

BEFORE HOUSTON
Competed at Chicago State University... Set long jump and triple jump records.

HIGH SCHOOL
Competed for John Paul Stevens High School for Coach Hesson ... School record holder in the 4X400m, long jump and triple jump ... Selected Athlete of the Year ... Also was captain of the volleyball team and three-time district champion as a member of the school's basketball team.

PERSONAL
Born on Oct. 10, 1989 in San Antonio, Texas ... Daughter of Omar and Zarinah Shakir ... Chose to attend the University of Houston because it was a great school with a great track & field tradition ... Also recruited by Chicago State University ... Nickname is Dee ... Hobbies include dancing and singing ... Involved on campus with NSCS, LITE and NABJ.

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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