Two Chanticleers post season-best performances
Kierra Gabe is named the women's Most Outstanding Field Performer for the second consecutive year.
16 qualify to compete in finals, more than 10 season best marks set
11 top-10 performances posted on the first day of events
Kierra Gabe wins the high jump; 14 top 10 performances by the Chanticleers
**2011 NCAA EastPreliminary RoundQualifier for 4x100 relay... School record holder in the 4x100 relay with a time of 44.83... 2010: Big South Indoor Conference Champion in the long jump with a mark of 18'10.50"... 2009: NCAA Regional Qualifier in the 100 meters and 4x100-meter relay team... All-Big South in the 60-meter dash (I)... All-Big South in the 100 meters (O).
2011 Outdoor: Competed in the NCAA East Preliminary Round Qualifiers on the 4x100 relay team, which took 15th place with a time of 45.10... A member of the 4x100 meter relay team that took first at the Big South Outdoor Championship with a time of 45.75... Part of the 4x100 relay team that recorded a new Coastal Carolina record following a time of 44.83 at the North Florida Invitational... Recorded a season best time in the 100 meters with a time of 11.63 at the North Florida Invitational, which ranked second best in the Big South... A member of the 4x200 meter relay that set a team best time of 1:38.91 at The Penn Relays... Set a season best in the long jump at the conference championship with a mark of 19'2.5" (5.85 m) and finished second in the Big South with the mark.
2011 Indoor: Won the 60-meter dash at the Big South Indoor Championship with a time of 7.53... Received the Big South Field Athlete of the Week honor... Recorded a fourth place finish in the long jump with a mark of 18'7" (5.66 m) at the Tiger Paw Invitational, which was a season best mark and also took fourth at the Big South Indoor Championship... Posted a personal season best time of 26.02 in the 200 at the Sykes and Sabock Challenge Cup.
2010 Outdoor: Part of the 4x100m relay that ran a season-best of 45.66 and competed in the long jump at Georgia Tech... Won Liberty Twilight with a personal-best jump of 19'2"... Had two runner-up finishes in the long jump and as part of the 4x100m relay team and finished fourth in both the 100m and 200m dashes at Big South Conference Championships... Competed in the 100m, the long jump, and two relays at Florida Relays... Finished third in the 100m with a time of 11.91 and sixth in the 200m with a time of 25.14 at Winthrop Asics Invitational... Ran all three sprint relays at Shamrock Invitational.
2010 Indoor: Big South Indoor Conference Champion in the long jump with a mark of 18'10.50"... Runner-up in 60m dash with a time of 7.25 and finished fourth in the 200m dash with a time of 25.24 at conference championship... Placed fourth in the 60m dash with a time of 7.56 at Clemson Tiger Paw Invite... Jumped a indoor personal-best of 18'11.75" at Hokie Invite.
2009 Outdoor: Earned All-Conference honors with her second place finish at the Big South Championships in the 100 meters with a personal best time of 11.66... Ran anchor leg of the 4x100-meter relay team which finished first at the Big South Championships with an all-time Big South Championship record and Big South Championship meet record of 45.28... Finished sixth in the 200 meters at the Big South Championships... Ran a personal-best time of 24.44 in the 200 meters during preliminary rounds at the Big South Championships... Had a season-best mark of 19'1" in the long jump, finishing first at the Tar Heel Aggie.
2009 Indoor: Big South Conference Champion in the 60-meter dash... Had a season-best 7.46 at the Virginia Tech Last Chance Meet and tied teammate Ikeiylah Brown for the best season mark... Had a season-best 200-meter time of 25.13 in qualifying round of Big South Championships.
High School: Two-time State Champion in the 100 meters, with a personal best of 11.74... Two-time State Champion in the long jump with a personal best of 19'11.75", which ranked 10th in the nation... Two-time South Carolina State Champion in the 4x100-meter relay... Helped lead the Patriots to four consecutive team state titles... Also played basketball, leading JL Mann to three consecutive state championships... Named Women's Athlete of the Year in 2007 and 2008.
Personal: Full name: Darriale Yutylia Henley... Daugther of Darrah Henley and Harelda Patterson... Majoring in political science.