Tai'shea Reese

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Kilgore, Texas

    High School:
    Kilgore High School

    Height:
    5-6

    Event:
    Jumps, Sprints

    Birthdate:
    11/10/1989

    Experience:
    2L

    Major:
    Kinesiology-Exercise Science

    Tai'shea Reese

    06/09/2012

    Women's 4x100m Earns All-American Honors

    Cougars finish in sixth place at NCAA's

    06/07/2012

    Women's 4x100m Advances to NCAA Finals

    Cougars send sprint relay to finals for third straight year

    06/05/2012

    Track and Field Ready for NCAA Outdoor Championships

    Cougars begin action Wednesday night

    05/12/2012

    Houston Men Lead 2012 Conference USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

    Sweeney wins long jump title on Saturday

    05/09/2012

    Houston Track & Field Ready For Conference USA Championships

    Men's Squad Searching Fourth Consecutive Crown

    Personal Bests
    Indoor Date
    60m 7.73 2/27/10
    200m 25.05 2/11/10
    Long Jump 6.21m/20-01 2009
    Outdoor Date
    100m 12.15 2009
    200M 24.94 2009
    Long Jump 6.21/20-4.50 5/28/10

    2010 NCAA Regional Qualifier
    2009, 2010 NCAA Regional Qualifier- Long Jump

    JUNIOR (2010-11)
    Indoor
    Texas A&M Reveille (Long Jump) 19-3.5 - 2nd
    Leonard HIlton (Long Jump) - 19-0.5 - 5th
    Adidas Classic (Long Jump) - 18-10.00 - 3rd

    Outdoor
    Victor Lopez Invite (100m) - 12.48 - 11th
    Victor Lopez Invite (Long Jump) - 19-10.25 - 4th
    Texas Relays (Long Jump) - 19.3.5 - 5th
    Arizona (Long Jump) - 19-11 - 5th
    LSU Invitational (100m) - 12.35 - 15th
    LSU Invitational (Long Jump) - 19-11.5 - 2nd
    Penn Relays (Long Jump) - 18-3.75 - 17th
    Texas Invitational (Long Jump) - 19-11.0 - 8th
    Rice Invitational (Long Jump) - 20-3.75 - 2nd
    C- USA (Long Jump) - 20-4.5 - 5th
    Regionals - 20-0.25 - 16th

    SOPHOMORE (2009-10)
    Indoor: Finished in sixth place at the C-USA Championships in the long jump with 5.84m/19-2 leap... Placed second in the same event at the Leonard Hilton Invitational with 5.92m/19-5.25 distance. Outdoor: Earned seven top-8 finishes in the long jump... Set personal best of 6.21m/20-4.5 at the C-USA Championships to finish in fifth place... Took home second at the Rice Invitational with 6.19m/20-3.75... Qualified for the NCAA Regionals in the long jump and finished in 16th place with 6.10m/20-0.25.

    FRESHMAN (2008-09)
    Indoor: Jumped a season-best 6.12m (20-01) in the long jump at the C-USA Championships, finishing in sixth place. Outdoor: Qualified for the NCAA Midwest Regional in the long jump with a mark of 6.13m (20-01.5), finishing fifth at the LSU Alumni Gold meet ... Also finished in fifth place in the long jump at the Victor Lopez/ Rice Bayou Classic and the ASU Sun Angel Classic ... Placed sixth in the long jump at the C-USA Championships with a length of 6.12m (20-01).

    HIGH SCHOOL
    Attended Kilgore High School and competed on the track and field team for head coach Kerry Strong ... Named Athlete of the Year and Best All-Around student at Kilgore High School ... Team MVP and a First-Team All-District selection as a member of the school's basketball team.

    PERSONAL
    Born on Nov. 10, 1989 in Good Shepherd, Texas ... Daughter of LaSandra Pee and Tommy Reese... Tashy is her nickname ... Hobbies include shopping, eating and watching movies ... Chose to attend UH because of the program's proud tradition.... Participated in National Honor Society and Student Council, elected vice president for Student Counticl

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