|Kendal Hood -
Did not compete in any indoor meets this season ... finished 10th at the Jace LaCoste in the 1,500-meter run ... was the first leg of the 4x800-meter relay that placed third at the Texas Relays ... helped secure a second-place finish as a member of the 4x800-meter relay at the Alabama Relays ... recorded a personal best in the 800-meter dash at the Mississippi Open (2:21.22).
2007: Earned indoor all-conference honors by helping UAB place second in the distance medley relay, which also established a new school-record time of 11:46.80 ... broke the freshman indoor-mile record (5:07.65) run at the Meyo Invitational ... participated in the mile run at the conference meet ... captured first-place in the mile run at the Clemson Opener (5:18.19) ... placed third in the 800-meter run at the Niswonger Invitational (2:23.08) ... during the outdoor season, helped UAB place first and set a new school-record in the 4x800 relay (9:08.05) at the LSU Relays, which also placed first ... help the distance medley relay team set the second-fastest time in school history (11:46.25) at the Florida Relays ... recorded the second fastest time of the outdoor season in the 1,500-meter run (4:43.43) ... participated in the 1,500-meter race the C-USA Outdoor Championships.
High School: Attended Klein Collins High School in Spring, Texas ... qualified for cross country regionals four consecutive years ... also qualified for state meet as a junior ... in track, she was regional qualifier as freshman, junior and senior ... set school records in the 1600, 3200, 4x800 relay and distance medley relay ... coached by Mike Del Donno.
Personal: Born March 6, 1988 at Bellevue, Wash. ... daughter of Karen and Kenneth Hood ... majoring in chemistry.