Shakima Knox -
Shakima Knox

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Tuscaloosa, Ala.

High School:
Northridge HS

Event:
Sprints

Experience:
3L


AS A SENIOR (2013)
Indoor: Did not compete. Outdoor: Was part of the 4x100 relay team that broke the school record with a 44.81 run (at NCAA East Regional Championships) and qualified for the NCAA Championships in Eugene, Ore ... ran the third-best 100 meter time on the season with an 11.75 at the C-USA Championship ... finished with a top time of 24.63 in the 200 meter on the season at the C-USA Championship.

AS A JUNIOR (2012)
Indoor: Recorded a season-best 7.63 time in the 60 meters at the Blazer Invite ... ran a season-best time of 25.73 in the 200 meters at the Birmingham Invite. Outdoor: Redshirted.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2011)
Indoor: Won the 200m with a 25.39 at the Saluki Open ... notched a third-place finish in the 55-meter dash with a personal-best time of 7.12 at the Middle Tennessee State Invitational ... claimed first place in the 60m (7.60) at the Gladstein Invitational ... recorded a first-place finish (7.64) in the 60m at the Niswonger Invitational ... placed second in the 200-meter dash with a personal-best 24.74 at the same meet ... ran a team-best 7.56 in the 60-meter dash at the C-USA Championships. Outdoor: Set a new meet record time of 12.02 in the 100m at the `Southern Invitational ... placed first in the 100m (11.75) at the Alabama Relays ... part of the 4x100-meter relay team that finished first (46.58) at the same meet ... claimed first place in the 200-meter dash at the Twilight Invitational with a time of 24.54 ... recorded top-five finishes in the 100m (11.80) and 200m (24.74) at the Vanderbilt Invitational ... ran to a personal-record 200m time of 24.10 at the C-USA Championships.

AS A FRESHMAN (2010)
Indoor: Finished as the runner-up in the 60m dash at the Niswonger Invitational with a time of 7.67 ... recorded a sixth-place finish in the 60m at the LSU Twilight with a personal-record time of 7.64 ... clocked a time of 25.30 in the 200m at the Niswonger Invitational. Outdoor: Ran to a personal-record 100m time of 11.81 at the LSU Alumni Gold ... claimed a third-place finish in the 100m at the Alabama Relays (11.91) ... finished 12th in the 100m at the Sea Ray Relays (12.06).

HIGH SCHOOL
Attended Northridge High School in Tuscaloosa, Ala. ... was the 55m dash state champion ... placed third in the 100m (outdoor) and long jump (indoor) at the state meet ... runner-up at the state meet in the 200m (outdoor) ... team finished second in the Class 5A state meet.

PERSONAL
Full name is Shakima Monae Knox ... born Oct. 14, 1990 ... daughter of Cassandra Knox and Eric Boswell ... has a younger sister, Chandra ... majoring in history.

 
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