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Sierrah Oates
Sierrah Oates

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hopkins, S.C.

High School:
Lower Richland

Height:
5-7

Event:
Jumps/Hurdles


**2008: All-Big South in long jump (O).

2010 Outdoor: Jumped for 18'7.25" at Georgia Tech... Jumped a personal-best of 18'10.50" finishing third at Liberty Twilight... Competed in the long jump and the 100m hurdles at Big South Conference Championships... Placed fifth in the short hurdles while setting a personal-best of 14.49... Competed in the shuttle hurdle relay at Florida Relays... Placed eighth in the 100m hurdles at Weems Baskin with a time of 14.83... Finished seventh in the short hurdles at Shamrock Invite and competed in the long and triple jumps.

2010 Indoor: Long jump runner-up at Big South Indoor Championships with a season-best of 18'7.75" and placed seventh in the 60m hurdles... Ran a personal-best of 8.99 in the 60m hurdles at Clemson Tiger Paw Invitational and placed fifth in the long jump... Competed in the 60m hurdles and had a jump of 18'6" in the long jump at Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup... Set an indoor personal-bestof 18'6" at Hokie Invite.

2009 Outdoor: Finished fourth at the Big South Championships in the long jump with 18'0.5", a season best.

2009 Indoor: Finished 10th at the Big South Championships in 60-meter hurdles... Tied for 13th at the Big South Championships in the long jump.

2008 Outdoor: Jumped a team-best 18'6.5" in the long jump at the Big South Championships and placed third in the conference to earn All-Big South honors... Finished fifth at the championships with a 14.97 in the 100-meter hurdles... Part of 4x100-meter relay squad that won the Chanticleer Classic... Turned in a 14.73 in the 100-meter hurdles as the Asics/Winthrop Invitational... Member of the 4x200-, 4x400- and 4x100-meter shuttle hurdle relays.

2008 Indoor: Placed sixth at the Big South Championships in the long jump with a season best 18'1.5"... Placed seventh at the championships with a 9.00 in the 60-meter hurdles.

High School: Six time-letterwinner... 2007 Nike National All-American... 2006 South Carolina 4A Long Jump State Champion... State finalist in the 100-meter hurdles as a junior and senior... Three-time All-State and All-Region honoree in the long jump... Earned All-Area honors in the long jump and 100-meter hurdles... Three-time MVP... Named WACH-TV 57 Student-Athlete of the Year... Also played basketball and volleyball... Member of the state championship basketball team her junior season... Valedictorian of her graduating class.

Personal: Full name: Sierrah Lunday Oates... Daughter of Theodius and Janice Oates... Brother, Theodius, is a member of USC Aiken's basketball team... Business management major.