Frannie Epps
Frannie Epps

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Gibson City, Ill.

High School:
Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley

Event:
Multi-Events

Birthdate:
08/19/1986

2006-07: Indoor: Competed in eight meets ... finished in first place with a season-best time of 9.01 seconds at the Redbird Open in the 60-meter hurdles ... recorded her highest long jump of the season at the State Farm MVC Indoor Track and Field Championships (17-04.25) while competing in the pentathlon ... placed fifth in the pentathlon (3,384) at the State Farm MVC Indoor Track and Field Championships. Outdoor: Threw a season-best javelin mark (133-02) at the Drake Relays in the heptathlon ... achieved multiple season-best performances at the State Farm MVC Championships while competing in the heptathlon; ran a season-best time in the 200-meters (26.19) and a career-best 14.53 in the 100-meter hurdles, giving her a total of 4,755 points and a fourth-place finish in the heptathlon.

2005-06: Indoor: Placed ninth at the State Farm MVC Indoor Track and Field Championships in the pentathlon with 2,983 points. Outdoor: Took fourth place in the javelin (127-06), and recorded 3,968 points in the heptathlon at the State Farm MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships for 11th place ... ran a 14.97 in the 100-meter hurdles at the outdoor conference championships for 10th place ... best score in the heptathlon came at the Alabama Relays (4,245) ... turned in a season-best time of 14.97 in the 100-meter hurdles at the Billy Hayes Invitational.

2004-05: Indoor: Placed 10th in the pentathlon (2,521 points) at the State Farm MVC Indoor Track and Field Championships ... second-place finisher in the 60-meter hurdles during a dual meet with Indiana State. Outdoor: Took second in the javelin, with a throw of 129-5, during the Gatorade Classic.

At Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley HS: Participated in track, basketball, volleyball and soccer ... set school records in the 100-hurdles (15.21) and 300-hurdles (46.04), as well as sectional records in the 100-hurdles (15.61) and 300-hurdles (47.3) ... IHSA Sectional Champion in the 100- and 300-hurdles ... placed second at the IHSA Class A state meet in the 300-hurdles senior year ... set the Sangamon Valley Conference record in the 100-hurdles (15.3) ... Senior Spotlight Meet record in the javelin (126-0), which earned her the championship for that event ... was IHSA state qualifier in the 100-hurdles, 300-hurdles, shot put and 400 relay junior year ... IHSA sectional champion in the shot put junior year ... named USA Track and Field State & Midwest Region VII champion in the javelin three years in a row ... 2002 USATF Jr. Olympics National Champion in the javelin ... 2001 and 2002 USATF State & Midwest Region VII Champion in the heptathlon.

Personal: Born 8/19/86 ... daughter of Tracy and Lori Epps ... majoring in business administration.