Nearly 40 student-athletes join class of 2012
MU returns to action Saturday at the Valley
MU downs UWM men and women at the Valley
MU returns to action Thursday at Valley Fields
Golden Eagles wrap up first outdoor meet
2010-11:Recorded personal bests in the 300- and 500-meter dashes, with times of 41.47 seconds at the Milwaukee Dual (Jan. 22) and 1:17.58 at the Blue and Gold Invitational (Dec. 3) respectively ... Grant's 300 time (41.47) won the event at the Milwaukee Dual and was fifth all-time ... At the 2011 BIG EAST Indoor Championships, Grant competed in the 400-meter dash (21st (prelim.)/58.42) and anchored the 4x400-meter relay (3:53.91) ... Ran once in the 200 during the outdoor season and notched the No. 6 outdoor 400 mark (57.08 seconds) in program history at the Lee Calhoun Invitational (April 9) .. Placed 23rd in her preliminary heat at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships (May 7) with a time of 57.55 seconds ...BIG EAST Academic All-Star.
2009-10: Recorded the second-fastest indoor time (57.52 seconds) in school history in the 400-meter dash in a preliminary heat at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships on Feb. 20...Before that she had moved to third on the list with a time of 58.14 seconds at the Indiana Relays on Jan. 30...Competed in the 4x400 meter relay and the distance medley relay at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships...Also recorded the fastest MU times in the 300 (41.79 seconds) and 500 (1:18.72) in the dual meet vs. Milwaukee and the Meyo Invitational, respectively...Recorded an indoor PR with a time of 26 seconds in the 200 meters at the Hoosier Hills Invitational...Reached outdoor PRs in the 200 meters (25.78 seconds) at the dual meet vs. Milwaukee and the 400 (57.25 seconds) at the Iowa Invitational on April 17...Her top time in the 400, 57.25 seconds, was just one-hundredth of a second short of the BIG EAST qualifying mark...Was a member of the sprint medley relay with Chanel Franklin, Kristin Pelzel and Alyssa Stevens that won the event in 4:08.24 at the Lee Calhoun Invitational.
2008-09: Finished the 200m in 27.51, earning fourth place at the Badger Track Classic...Took eighth overall in the 400m at the Notre Dame Invitational, finishing in an indoor season best 1:00.15...Finished the 200m in 26.50, an outdoor season best time, good for first place at the Warrior Relays...Also took first in the 400m at the Warrior Relays finishing with a season best time of 58.20...Took second place in the 400m the Georgia Relays.
High School: Grant was a four-time letter winner in track and field at Waukesha West High School...Was team MVP all four years on the track squad...Earned all-state accolades in the 400m, along with the 4x100, 4x200, and 4x400m relays...As a freshman and sophomore was a member of state champion track squad.
Personal: Grant was born on Aug. 24, 1990 in Milwaukee to Joan and Jeffrey Grant... She is the oldest of three children...Both parents attended Marquette, while father, Jeffrey, was on the track and field squad...Plans to major in education.
BIG EAST Indoor Championships
BIG EAST Outdoor Championships
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