Director of Track & Field Ron Boyce Previews Arkansas Spring Invitational
Awards/Honors 2014-15 Track & Field: All-MVC Outdoor (long jump, triple jump) ...All-MVC Indoor (triple jump) 2013-14 Track & Field: All-MVC Outdoor (long jump, triple jump) ... All-MVC Indoor (long jump, triple jump) ... Capitol One Academic All-District 6 Track a& Field Team ... MVC Scholar-Athlete Team ... Missouri State Athletics Director's Honor Roll 2012-13 Track & Field: USTFCCCA All-Academic Team ... MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award ... MVC Honor Roll ... Missouri State Athletics Director's Honor Roll 2015 Track & Field Indoor: Competed in seven meets ... Opened the season at the Arkansas Invitational (Jan. 9) finishing third in the long jump (5.63) and second in the triple jump (11.78) ... Placed fourth in the long jump (5.67) and third in the triple jump (12.06) at the the Missouri Invitational (Jan. 16) ... Jumped 5.29m in the long jump to place 12th and 12.05m in the triple jump to place third at the UAB Vulcan Invitational (Jan. 23) ... Earned a third place finish in the triple jump with a 12.05m at UAB Green & Gold Invitational (Jan. 24) ... At the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational (Feb. 6-7), finished eighth in the triple jump with a distance of 11.99m ... Won the long jump with a distance of 5.78m and placed second in the triple jump with a distance of 12.31 at the Purdue Fred Wilt Invitational (Feb. 14) ... At the Missouri Valley Conference Indoor Championships (Feb. 28-Mar. 1), placed fourth in the long jump finals (5.96) and earned all-conference in the triple jump with a 12.58m for second place.
Outdoor: Competed in seven meets ... Opened the season at the Texas Relays (Mar. 25-28), finishing 10th in the Long Jump Section B Finals (5.50m) and 11th in the Triple Jump Section A Finals (12.21m) ... Competed in three events at the John McDonnell Invitational (Apr. 10-11): third in the 4x100m relay (47.16), sixth in the long jump (5.54m), and third in the triple jump (12.22m) ... Won the triple jump with a distance of 12.68m and placed sixth in the long jump with a 5.78m at the John Jacobs Invitational (Apr. 17-18) ... Placed 15th in the long jump (5.68m) and 12th in the triple jump (11.96m) at the Drake Relays (Apr. 22-25) ... Runner-up in the triple jump (12.13m) and fourth in the long jump (5.63m) at the Arkansas Twilight (May 1) ... At the Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Championships (May 15-17), won the MVC Title in the long jump (6.14m) and placed third in the triple jump (12.65) ... Competed at the NCAA West Prelims (May 28-30) hosted by the University of Texas, placing 23rd in the long jump (6.00m) and 27th in the triple jump (12.40m).
2014 Track & Field Indoor: Competed in all eight meets ... Won both the long jump with 5.55m and the triple jump 12.49m at Iowa State's Holiday Preview (Dec. 6) ... Triple jump champion at the Arkansas Invitational (Jan. 10) with a distance of 12.29m and finished 13th and ran 8.20 in the 60-meter dash prelims ... Placed third in the triple jump with her 12.19m and fifth in the long jump with 5.34m at the Holiday Inn Invitational (Jan. 17-18) in Lincoln, Neb. ... Placed fourth in the Gladstein Invitational (Jan. 24-25) triple jump with a distance of 12.14 ... Won the triple jump at the Varsity Apartments Invitational (Jan. 31 - Feb. 1) with her 12.01 and placed fifth in the long jump with a distance of 5.38m at Wichita State's meet ... Earned her fourth triple jump victory of the season with her 12.01m at the Missouri Inviational (Feb. 7) and was runner-up in the long jump after recording 5.67m ... In the final meet of the regular season at the Iowa State Classic (Feb. 14-15), placed sixth in the long jump (5.54m) and forth in the triple jump (12.16m) ... Placed third in both the long jump (5.85m) and the triple jump (12.50m) at the Missouri Valley Championships (March 1-2) in Cedar Falls, Iowa.
Outdoor:Competed in all 10 meets ... Won the long jump in the opening meet of the outdoor campaign with a 5.65m and placed second in the triple jump with 12.25m at the Tusla Duels (Mar. 21-22) ... Followed that performance with a triple jump victory (12.53m) and seventh place finish in the long jump at teh Vanderbilt Black & Gold (Mar. 28-29) ... At the Arkansas Spring Invitational (Apr. 5), placed ninth in the long jump at 5.56m and fourth in the triple jump at 12.37m ... Second in the long jump at 5.94m and third in the triple jump at 12.83m at the Missouri Relays (Apr. 12) ... At the Kansas Relays, placed 14th in the long jump at 5.62m and third in the triple jump at 12.62m ... Placed eighth in the triple jump at the Drake Relays (Apr. 25-26) with a distance of 12.28m ... Finished third in the Jace Lacoste Invitational (May 3) long jump with a 5.89m ... Won both the long jump (6.01m) and triple jump (12.95m) at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships (May 16-18), while setting two personal records in the process ... At the NCAA West Preliminary Rounds (May 29-31), placed 23rd in the long jump first round with a 5.91m and 10th in the triple jump first round with a 12.72m ... 22nd in the triple jump trials with a distance of 12.51m at the NCAA Championships (June 11-14).
2013 Track & Field Indoor: Competed in four meets ... Opened season with 7.65 time in 60 meters (30th) at ASU Kickoff Klassic ... Also ran 27.11 in 200 meters at Arkansas State (Dec. 2) to finish 34th ... Third in long jump at Saluki Open with 5.56-meter leap on Jan. 11 ... Posted 5.30-meter effort for 30th lace at Tyson Invitational (Feb. 8) ... Sixth in long jump at Missouri Valley Conference Championships (5.60 meters) and seventh in triple jump with leap of 12.06 meters on Feb. 23.
2013 Outdoor: Competed in seven meets ... Ran 200 meters in 26.98 to finish 33rd at Tulsa Duals on March 15 ... Also finished sixth in long jump with 5.57-meter effort ... Upped long-jump mark to 5.75 at Mississippi State Conference Challenge (March 23), finishing 11th ... Also sixth in triple jump at 11.43 meters ... Ran 26.06 in 200 meters at Wichita State K.T. Woodman Classic (April 12) ... Placed third in triple jump at WSU with 12.45 meters leap ... Was 10th in long jump, leaping 5.57 meters ... Won triple jump at Ole Miss Open on April 20 with 12.73-meter effort ... Also was fifth, anchoring the 4x100 meters (48.17), seventh in long jump (5.30 meters) in 17th in 100 meters (12.67) ... Turned in 11th-place finish in triple jump at Drake Relays (April 25) with leap of 12.12 meters ... Sixth in triple jump at MVC championships on May 10 in 12.41 meters and ninth in long jump (5.62 meters) ... Finished 27th in triple jump at NCAA regionals on May 23 with leap of 12.46 meters.
Background Competed in the 100m, long jump, triple jump, and 4x100m relay at Immaculate Conception High School in Kingston, Jamaica ... As a junior, set career bests in the long jump (5.48m), triple jump (11.75m) and 100m (12.34).
Personal Robiann Rushell Broomfield was born Dec. 8, 1992 in Spanish Town, St. Catherine, Jamaica ... Daughter of Robin Broomfield and Crishell Wint ... Has one sister, Phillisa ... Majoring in psychology.