Director of Track & Field Ron Boyce Previews NCAA Outdoor West Region Preliminary Rounds
Awards/Honors 2014-15 Track and Field:All-MVC Outdoor (4x400) ... All-MVC Indoor (4x400) 2013-14 Track and Field:All-MVC Indoor (4x400) 2015 Track a Field Indoor: Competed in eight meets ... Opened the season with a second place finish in the 600-meter dash (1:34.26) and a victory in the 4x400m relay (3:45.20) at the Arkansas Invitational (Jan. 9) ... Won both the 400-meter dash (57.25) and the 4x800m relay (9:48.24) at the Missouri Invitational (Jan. 16) ... At the UAB Vulcan Invitational (Jan. 23), placed seventh in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:15.71 and won the 4x800m relay in 9:48.24 ... First in the 400-meter dash prelims (56.78) and runner-up in the finals (57.80) at the UAB Green & Gold Invitational (Jan. 24) ... Placed sixth in the 600-meter run (1:33.87) and third in the 4x400m relay (3:46.67) at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational (Feb. 6-7) ... Runner-up in the 800m with a time of 2:13.52 and winner of the 4x400m relay (3:42.86) at the Purdue Fred Wilt Invitational (Feb. 14) ... At the Missouri Valley Conference Indoor Champions (Feb. 28-Mar. 1): Placed 13th in the 800-meter prelims (2:17.89) and first in the 4x400-meter relay (3:43.34).
Outdoor: Competed in six meets ... Opened the season at the Texas Relays (Mar. 25-28) with a 3:43.35 in the 4x400-meter relay to place 12th … Ran a 56.32 in the 400-meter dash to finish 13th and ran a 3:41.07 in the 4x400-meter relay to earn third at the John McDonnell Invitational (Apr. 10-11) … Finished ninth in the 800-meter run with her 2:18.36 at the John Jacobs Invitational (Apr. 17-18) … At the Drake Relays (Apr. 22-25), placed 12th in the 4x400m relay finishing in 3:41.47 … Competed in two events at the Arkansas Twilight (May 1), finishing ninth in the 200-meter dash (25.11) and fifth in the 400-meter run (56.65) … At the Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Championships (May 15-17), placed eighth in the 400m run prelims (56.04) and fifth in the finals (56.02), and was runner-up in the 4x400m relay
2014 Track a Field Indoor: Competed in three meets ... Career-best 57.30 and first place finish in the 400-meter dash, along with 4x400m relay victory in 3:49.67 at the Missouri Invitational (Feb. 7) ... Ninth in the 4x400-meter relay in 3:46.96 at the Iowa State Classic (Feb. 14-15) ... Placed third in the 4x400 relay with 3:45.26 and 13th in the 400-meter dash prelims with a time of 57.63 at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships (Mar. 1-2).
Outdoor: Competed in six meets ... Opened the outdoor season with her third-place 2:20.23 in the 800-meter run at the Tulsa Duels (Mar. 21-22) ... Ran the 400-meter at the Vanderbilt Black a Gold (Mar. 28-29) in 57.50 to finish fifth ... Ran the 800m in 2:19.28 and placed third in the 4x400 meter relay with a career-best time of 3:43.39 at the Arkansas Spring Invitational (Apr. 5) ... Placed sixth in the 400-meter dash at the Missouri Relays (Apr. 12) with a time of 57.02 ... At the Jace Lacoste Invitational (May 3), finished ninth in the 400-meter dash with a time of 58.02 ... Finished the season with a 3:47.44 in the 4x400 relay at the NCAA West Preliminary Rounds (May 29-31).
Background Competed in 200, 400 and 800 meters at Verchilds High School for coach Lonzo Wilkinson ... Named school's Sports Woman of the Year from 2010-12 ... High school personal bests were 24.60 (200 meters), 55.29 (400 meters) and 2:12.85 (800 meters).
Personal Rosalie Vernice Pringle was born Jan. 11, 1993, in Basseterre, St. Kitts ... Daughter of Vernice Carty and Cyril Pringle ... Has one brother, Brent Carty ... Undecided on an academic major.