- Lakecia Ealey
- Albany, Ga. (Westover)
CAREER VICTORIES: 3
55m: 6.84, 2006 Florida Fast Times, Gainesville, Fla.
60m: 7.43, 2006 Cyclone National Qualifier, Ames, Iowa
200m: 24.04, 2006 Tyson Invitational, Fayetteville, Ark.
100m: 11.42, 2006 NCAA East Regional, Greensboro, N.C.
200m: 23.90, 2006 Diet Pepsi Classic, Gainesville, Fla.
400m: 55.44, 2005 Mississippi Invitational, Oxford, Miss.
HONORS: (Three-time All-American) 2007 NCAA Outdoor All-American – 4x100m; 2007 USTFCCCA All-East Region - 100m, 4x100m; 2006 NCAA Outdoor All-American - 4x100m; 2005 NCAA Outdoor All-American - 4x100m.
2006-07 AS A JUNIOR: Wins (2): (o) NCAA East Regional Championships 4x100m (44.03), Florida State Relays distance medley relay (12:01.66) … Bests of 6.90 (55m), 7.48 (60m), 11.43 (100m) and 24.32 (200m) … Competed in 11 meets (four indoor, seven outdoor ) … USTFCCCA All-East Region in 100m and 4x100m … Also ran 4x400m that finished 15th in season-best 3:35.00 and ran 100m in 11.56 to finish 19th … Ran third leg of 4x100m won event in sixth-fastest time in UF history (44.03) at NCAA East Regional Championships … Also ran 100m in wind-aided 11.49 to take second … Seventh in 100m (11.55) at Southeastern Conference Outdoor Championships … Also ran third leg of 4x100m (44.62) that took sixth and ran second leg of 4x400m (3:39.57) that took third … Notched four regional marks at California Collegiate Challenge - ran regional qualifying mark of 11.57 in 100m prelims advance to finals, where she ran 11.39 (wind aided) to take second … Also ran third leg of 4x100m that finished second with regional time of 44.75 and third leg of 4x400m that also took second in a regional time of 3:36.06 … Ran second leg of regional qualifying 4x100m that took second at Sun Angel Classic with mark of 45.24 and ran 100m in 11.82 to finish third … Ran opening leg of 4x200m that took eighth with time of 1:36.30 and ran third leg of 4x400m that took fifth and regionally qualified in 3:41.55 at Pepsi Florida Relays … Ran second leg of 4x100m that finished fourth in 45.76 at Jim Click Shoot-Out … Ran 60m in 7.57 at SEC Indoor Championships to finish 14th … Also ran second leg of 4x400m that took sixth in 3:43.27 … Ran 60m in 7.54 to finish fifth at Tyson Invitational … Achieved NCAA provisional time of 6.90 in 55m to take third at Diet Pepsi Invitational, where she also ran second leg of second-place 4x400m (3:44.78) … Took second in 60m at Indiana Team Classic with time of 7.50 - just 0.02 seconds behind teammate Nadine Palmer.
2006 AS A SOPHOMORE: Wins (1): (i) Cyclone National Qualifier 60m (7.43) … Bests of 6.84 (55m), 7.43 (60m), 11.42 (100m) and 23.90 (200m) … Competed in 14 meets (eight indoor, six outdoor) … Earned second All-America honor of career as leadoff leg of 4x100m that finished eighth at NCAA Outdoor Championships in 44.37 … Finished 25th in 100m at NCAA Outdoor Championships with time of 11.75 … Clocked personal record in 100m with time of 11.42 in prelims of NCAA East Regional, following it up with fifth-place showing in finals to earn first individual trip to NCAA Outdoor Championships with wind-aided mark of 11.40 … Leadoff leg of 4x100m that clocked seventh-fastest time in school history (44.11) to finish third in finals of NCAA East Regional field, advancing to NCAAs … Eighth at SEC Outdoor Championships in 100m with time of 11.52 … Led off 4x100m relay that finished fifth at SEC Outdoor Championships … Opening leg of 4x100m that was seventh at Penn Relays in 44.27 … Opened season with fourth-place time of 11.46 in 100m at Diet Pepsi Classic … Clocked personal-record in 200m at Diet Pepsi Classic, crossing finish line in 23.90 … Set three personal records in 55m (6.84), 60m (7.43) and 200m (24.04) over course of indoor season … Won first event of career and set personal record in 60m at Cyclone National Qualifier with time of 7.43 … Crossed finish line in 6.84 during prelims of 55m dash at Florida Fast Times last chance qualifier … Finished seventh in 55m field at SEC Indoor Championships with time of 6.85 … Finished 11th in 200m at SEC Indoor Championships, crossing finish line in 24.32 … Recorded first NCAA provisional qualifying time in 60m at 7.44 at Tyson Invitational collegiate field … Set PR in 200m with time of 24.04 at Tyson Invitational … Opened season with 6.98 in 55m at Florida Intercollegiate, placing second.
2005 AS A FRESHMAN: Bests of 7.44 (60m), 11.87 (100m) and 23.93 (200m) … Competed in seven meets (three indoor, four outdoor) … SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll … Missed much of indoor season due to injury … Lead leg on Florida’s 4x100m that placed sixth at NCAA Outdoor Championships in 43.71, third-fastest time in school history … Ran lead leg of 4x100m that finished third at NCAA East Regional in 44.26 and posted time of 24.18 in 200m prelims … Posted first regional time in 200m at SEC Outdoor Championships (23.93) and clocked in at 11.87 in 100m prelims … Ran third leg of 4x200m that took third at Penn Relays (1:33.14) and ran lead leg of 4x100m that placed third (43.86) … Finished 13th in 200m at Sun Angel Classic (24.32) … Placed 11th in 400m at Mississippi Invitational with time of 57.44 … Finished third as member of 4x400m relay at Gator Invitational … Finished sixth in 60m (7.53) and seventh in 200m (24.65) at Clemson Invitational … Placed fourth at Florida Intercollegiate in 55m (6.94) and fifth in 200m (24.44) … Finished third in 60m in 7.44 at Clemson Opener.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Bests of 11.6 in 100m, 23.67 in 200m and 54.8 in 400m … Set Westover High record for 100m, 200m, 4x100m and 4x400m … Track team won 2004 Class 3A state title … Competed in 200m, 400m and 4x100m relay at 2003 and 2004 Junior Olympics … 2003 Junior National champion in 4x100m with clocking of 45.11 … Most memorable moment was winning first in 100m (11.6), 200m (23.67) and 4x400m (54.8) at 2004 state competition … High school coaches were Lewis Smith and Harley Calhoun.