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2007 Women's Track & Field Roster

Candace Cabey

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (Fort Lauderdale)


Triple Jump: 12.80m/42-0 – 2007 Tyson Invitational, Fayetteville, Ark.

Triple Jump: 12.86m/42-2.25 – 2006 SEC Championships, Fayetteville, Ark.

2006-07 AS A SENIOR: Wins (1): Mesa Classic triple jump (12.26m/40-2.75)…Competed in 13 meets (six indoor, seven outdoor)…Best of 12.80m/42-0.0 (triple jump)…Recorded best outdoor triple jump of season at NCAA East Regional Championships (12.72m/41-8.75) to take 12th…Eighth at SEC Outdoor Championships in triple jump with regional mark of 12.42m/40-9…Took 10th with wind-aided regional mark in triple jump at Drake Relays (12.42m/40-9)...Took second with regional qualifying mark of 12.58m/41-3.50 at Sun Angel Classic...Earned victory at Mesa Classic with triple jump of 12.26m/40-2.75...Regionally qualified at Pepsi Florida Relays in triple jump with leap of 12.55m/41-2.25 to take fifth...Finished second in triple jump at Jim Click Shoot-Out with mark of 12.18m/39-11.50...At Arkansas Last Chance Qualifier, took sixth with triple jump of 12.54m/41-1.75...Finished eighth in triple jump at SEC Indoor Championships with leap of 12.63m/41-5.25...Notched career-best and fourth best mark in school history with triple jump of 12.80m/42-0 at Tyson Invitational...Finished second at Diet Pepsi Invitational with triple jump of 12.58m/41-3.25...Took second at Indiana Team Classic in triple jump with distance of 12.23m/40-1.25...Finished third in triple jump at Florida Intercollegiate with leap of 12.52m/41-1.

2006 AS A JUNIOR: Wins (2): Gator Invitational triple jump (12.67m/41-7); University of New Mexico Invitational triple jump (12.61m/41-4.50)…Competed in 13 meets (seven indoor, six outdoor)…Best of 12.86m/42-2.25 (triple jump)…Finished season with 25th-place showing at NCAA East Regional with mark of 12.48m/40-11.50 – her fifth mark of beyond 40 feet…Earned trip to NCAA East Regional with regional qualifying mark of 12.86m/42-2.25 en route to finishing fifth at Southeastern Conference Outdoor
Championships…Claimed runner-up spot at UTEP Invitational with wind-aided leap of 12.76m/41-10.50 …Was sixth at Penn Relays with mark of 12.63m/41-5.25…Opened outdoor season with NCAA East Regional qualifying standard in triple jump, leaping 12.46m/40-10.50 and finishing seventh at Diet Pepsi Classic…Placed second and wrapped up indoor slate with jump of 12.25m/40-2.25 at Florida Fast
Times…Secured mark of 12.53m/41-1.50 and finished ninth at SEC Indoor Championships…Jumped 12.28m/40-3.50 and finished eighth at highly-competitive Tyson Invitational…Won second-straight triple jump competition with leap of 12.61m/41-4.50 at University of New Mexico Invitational…Met NCAA provisional standard in triple jump en route to securing second victory of career with mark of 12.67m/41-7 at Gator Invitational…Opened season with runner-up finish at Florida Intercollegiate after jump of 12.28m/40-3.50…SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2005 AS A SOPHOMORE: Wins (1): Mesa Classic triple jump (11.68m/38-4)…Best of 12.05m/39-6.50 (triple jump)…Competed in 10 meets (six indoor, four outdoor)…Nine top-10 finishes…Leaped 12.05m/39-6.50 at SEC Outdoor Championships to place ninth…Placed fifth in triple jump at Sun Angel Classic (11.42m/37-5.75)…Won triple jump at Mesa Classic, clearing 11.68m/38-4…Third in triple jump (11.89m/39-0.25) at Last Chance Meet…Placed 13th at SEC Indoor Championships in triple jump with mark of 11.35m/37-3.

2004 AS A FRESHMAN: Bests of 1.60m/5-3 (high jump) and 10.85m/35-7.25 (triple jump)…Competed in seven meets (four indoor, three outdoor)...Finished fourth in triple jump (10.85m/35-7.25) and also finished fifth in high jump (1.58m/5-2.25) at FSU Dual Meet…Placed 13th in high jump at Gator Invitational, clearing personal-best 1.60m/5-3…Freshman All-SEC Academic Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Bests of 5-2 (high jump), 33-11 (triple jump) and 48.0 (300mH)…2003 Co-Captain of high school team…Member of first team All-Broward 4x400m relay team...Earned honorable mention in 400m and as part of 4x800m relay team in 2003...Set high school record for high jump (5-2), 4x400m relay (3:53) and 4x800m relay (10:01)...Member of 2003 Class 3A District 16 (3:59.40) and regional (3:56.7) champion 4x400m relay team...Relay team also earned second-place at 2003 Class 3A state championship with time of 3:53.83…Finished third in 400m and fifth in 400m hurdles at AAU National Club Championship.

PERSONAL: Born Aug. 31, 1985, in Arima, Trinidad and Tobago...Daughter of Elsworth and Darrell Woolwine...2003 graduate of Fort Lauderdale High School…Chose Florida because she wanted to attend
a top school and because of UF’s law school...Also considered Florida State and UCF...Lists finishing second in 4x400m relay at 2003 state championships in Gainesville and standing on podium listening to fans cheer as most memorable moment.

MAJOR: Criminology (Minor: African American Studies)

Triple Jump
Meet Date Rnd./Place Actual
Clemson Opener 12/3/2004 F/8 11.48m/37-08
Florida Intercollegiate 1/15/2005 F/7 11.18m/36-08.25
Clemson 5 Way 1/21-22/2005 F/9 11.30m/37-01
Gator Invite 2/6/2005 F/8 11.32m/37-01.75
SEC Championships 2/25-27/2005 F/13 11.35m/37-03.00
Last Chance Meet 3/3/2005 F/3 11.89m/39-00.25
Florida Intercollegiate 1/15/2006 F/2 12.28m/40-3.50
Gator Invitational 1/21/2006 F/1 12.67m/41-7*
Univ. New Mexico Invite 1/28/2006 F/1 12.61m/41-4.50
Pepsi Invitational 2/5/2006 F/8 12.19m/40-0
Tyson Invitational 2/11/2006 F/8 12.28m/40-3.50
SEC Championships 2/26/2006 F/9 12.53m/41-1.50
Florida Fast Times 3/2/2006 F/2 12.25m/40-2.25
Florida Intercollegiate 1/13/2007 F/3 12.52m/41-1
Indiana Team Classic 1/20/2007 F/2 12.23m/40-1.5
Diet Pepsi Invitational 1/27/2007 F/2 12.58m/41-3.25
Tyson Invitational 2/10/2007 F/5 12.80m/42-0*
SEC Championships 2/25/2007 F/8 12.63m/41-5.25
Arkansas Last Chance 3/2/2007 F/6 12.54m/41-1.75
High Jump
Meet Date Rnd./Place Actual
Clemson Opener 12/5-6/2004 F/9 1.55m/5-1
Florida Intercollegiate 1/17/2004 F/10 1.59m/5-2.50
SEC Invite 1/25/2004 F/12 1.55m/5-1
Gator Invitational 2/1/2004 F/13 1.60m/5-3
Meet Date Rnd./Place Actual
Clemson Opener 12/5-6/2004 F/22 1:20.65
Triple Jump
Meet Date Rnd./Place Actual
Ole Miss Invitational 4/9/2005 F/6 11.87m/38-11.50
Mesa Invitational 4/15/2005 F/1 11.68m/38-4
Sun Angel 4/16/2005 F/5 11.42m/37-5.75
SEC Championships 5/12-15/2005 F/9 12.04m/39-6.50
Diet Pepsi Classic 4/1/2006 F/7 12.46m/40-10.50*
Spec Towns Invitational 4/8/2006 F/4 12.18m/39-11.50
UTEP Invitational 4/15/2006 F/2 12.76m/41-10.50 (W)
Penn Relays 4/28/2006 F/6 12.63m/41-5.25 (W)
SEC Championships 5/14/2006 F/5 12.86m/42-2.25*
NCAA East Regional 5/27/2006 F/25 12.48m/40-11.50
Jim Click Shoot-Out 3/24/2007 F/2 12.18m/39-11.50
Pepsi Florida Relays 4/7/2007 F/5 12.55m/41-2.25*
Mesa Classic 4/13/2007 F/1 12.26m/40-2.75
Sun Angel Classic 4/14/2007 F/2 12.58m/41-3.50*
Drake Relays 4/28/2007 F/10 12.42m/40-9.0* (W)
SEC Championships 5/13/2007 F/8 12.42m/40-9.0*
NCAA East Regional 5/26/2007 F/12 12.72m/41-8.75


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