Track and field to compete Thursday-Sunday
Competition begins at 11 a.m.
MU will send athletes to Cincinnati and Calif.
Track and field will compete Saturday in Ames
MU kicks off 2012-13 season Friday at ND
High School: Earned two letters in track while serving as team captain her senior year at Milwaukee Lutheran ... Helped 4x200-meter relay team to a 2010 state championship as a junior with a record-breaking time of 1:42.86 ... Claimed a Northshore Conference title as part of that 4x200 relay in 2010, and was an indoor 55- and 200-meter dash conference runner-up as a senior in 2011 ... Set personal records in the 100 of 12.8 seconds, in the 200 of 26.56, and triple jump of 35 feet, 4 inches ... Ran for Wings of Glory Track Club.
Personal: Tierra is the daughter of Eric and Nutrina Brown and was born in Milwaukee ... Her father was a sprinter at Wisconsin ... Has four siblings, Ericca, Eric J. II, Eric N., and Janay ... Majors in nursing.