Monique McPherson
Monique  McPherson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Old Harbour Bay, Jamaica

High School:
St. Jago

Last College:
Wayland Baptist

Height:
5-9

Event:
Sprints/Mid-Distance

03/24/2017

T&F Has Strong Showing in Opening Day of Aztec Invitational

T&F opens Aztec Invitational

03/18/2017

Track & Field Captures Six Event Titles on Saturday

T&F wins six event titles Saturday

03/15/2017

T&F competes in Southern California Saturday

T&F in Southern California Saturday

03/11/2017

Aztec T&F Wins Nine Events at SD Collegiate Challenge

T&F: 9 wins at SD Collegiate Challenge

03/09/2017

Aztec T&F Kicks Off Outdoor Season Saturday

T&F kicks off outdoor season Saturday

· 2016 NAIA National Indoor Track and Field 600-meter Champion
· NAIA Indoor Track and Field All-American (2016: 4x400 relay, 600 meters; 2015: 600 meters, 4x400-meter relay, 4x800-meter relay)
· NAIA Outdoor Track and Field All-American (2015: 4x400 relay, 400 meters)
· 2015-16 CoSIDA Academic All-America College Division Track & Field/Cross Country Second Team
· 2015-16 CoSIDA All-District IV Track & Field/Cross Country Academic Team

· 2015-16 Sooner Athletic Conference Academic All-Conference
· Sooner Athletic Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll (2014-15, 2015-16)

Collegiate Bests
5,000 Meters (Cross Country): 20:47.2 (Oct. 24, 2015 at NAIA Mid-States Cross Country Classic - Winfield, Kan.)
400 Meters (Outdoor): 54.76 (May 22, 2015 at NAIA National Outdoor Track and Field Championships - Gulf Shores, Ala.)
600 Meters (Indoor): 
1:31.23 (March 5, 2016 at NAIA National Indoor Track and Field Championships - Johnson City, Tenn.)
800 Meters (Outdoor): 2:08.96 (March 31, 2016 at Nike Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays - Austin, Texas)


NAIA National Indoor Track and Field Championships
2016:
 1st (600 Meters)
2015: 3rd (600 Meters)

NAIA National Outdoor Track and Field Championships
2016: 10th (800 Meters)

2015: 4th (400 Meters)

2015-16 (at Wayland Baptist)
Indoor Track & Field:
National champion in the 600 meters and helped the 4x400 relay team to a second-place finish as the Wayland Baptist won the NAIA team title ... Earned NAIA Indoor Track and Field All-America honors in the 600 meters and 4x400-meter relay ... As a member of the Pioneer women's 4x400 relay team, qualified for NAIA National Championships after winning the event at the Masked Rider Open (3:51.96) ... Won the 800 meters (2:11.29) with the third-fastest in the NAIA in 2016, in the season-opening meet at Texas Tech ... Broke two school records during the season: the 800 meters (2:12.44) and the 600 (1:30.61) ... Won the 600 at the New Mexico Collegiate Indoor TF Classic (1:31.64).

Outdoor Track and Field: Earned a spot in the NAIA National Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

2014-15 (at Wayland Baptist)
Indoor Track and Field: 
NAIA Indoor Track and Field All-American in the 600 meters, 4x400-meter relay and 4x800-meter relay.

Outdoor Track and Field: Helped Wayland Baptist to a National Outdoor Track and Field team championship with her participation on the national 4x400-meter relay champion team ... NAIA Outdoor Track and Field All-American in the 400 after posting a personal best and 4x400-meter relay ... Placed fourth in the 400 meters at the National Outdoor Track and Field Championships and third in the 600 meters.

High School 
Was the 2014 Central American-Caribbean Junior Championships 800-meter champion ... Finished 20th in the 2014 NACAC Cross Country Championships Junior women's race (4K) with a 16:18.40 time ... Posted a second-place time in the 4K Junior Women JAAA National Cross Country Championships (16:09) ... At the 2013 Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association/Grace Kennedy Boys and Girls -Championships, placed second in the 1,500 meters and third in the 800 meters. 

Personal
Monique McPherson was born in Jamaica on March 27, 1995 ... Mother is Janice Dawkins ... Majoring in public administration. 

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