A total of 109 Bears Receive Conference Academic Honors
Missouri State Career Bests
At Missouri State: Sydney Peavy will look to improve on last season, contributing to the Bears' sprint group.
Indoor: Ran a personal best in the 60m at the Missouri Invitational with a time of 7.82 for a third place....Also had a first place finish at the Missouri Invitational in the 200m with a time of 25.61....Took second in the 200m (25.48) at the SIU Salukis Open...Placed ninth at the Indiana University Relays in the 200m with a personal best time of 25.31, also competed in the long jump during the meet with a distance of 16-09.57 feet.
Outdoor: Had identical performances in the 200m dash at both the Arkansas Spring Invitational and the Tom Botts Invitational, with both performances clocking a personal best time of 24.60(w)m placing third at the Tom Botts Invitational, where she also placed fifth in the 100m dash with another personal best time of 12.06 (w)....Placed third at the Kansas Relays in the 4x1 (46.59) and seventh in the 4x4 relay (3:58.26)....Had a second place performance as a member of the 4x1 relay team at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a time of 46.37.
Background: Peavy ran to state champion honors at the 2010 3A State Championship in the 200-meters....Was also a state champ as a member of the 4x100-meter relay team....Runner-up honors in the 100-meters....Earned all-state honors in three events at the MSHSAA 3A State Championship in 2009....Finished third in the 200-meter dash....Was third in the 100-meters and seventh in the long jump....Personal best in the triple jump at the 2009 Kansas Relays....Jumped a personal best in the long jump at the 2009 AAU Junior Olympic Championships....Was named team captain her junior and senior years.
Personal: Sydney Joelle Peavy was born April 21, 1992, in Atlanta, Ga.....Daughter of Terri Dugas....Has two sisters, Jennifer Coates and Joie Johnson....Majoring in public relations.