Tia Harvey
Tia Harvey

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rock Island, Ill.

High School:
Rock Island

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
11/29/1988

2009-10: (Indoor): Finished second in the 60-meter dash in three-straight meets, including a 7.68 finish at the Redbird Open and the EIU Friday Night Special ... finished second in the 200-meter dash at the EIU Friday Night Special with a time of 25.61 ... ran a career-best time of 25.34 in the 200-meter dash at the MVC Indoor Championships for sixth place ... a member of the 4X400 relay team that finished first at the Redbird Open and Indiana State Dual ... the same relay team finished second at the MVC Indoor Championships to earn All-Valley honors with a time of 3:44.74. (Outdoor): Finished first in the 100-meter dash at the SIU Spring Classic with a time of 12.76 ... won the 200-meter dash at the Redbird Spring Invite with a time of 25.22 ... finished third at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a time of 24.41 to earn All-Valley honors ... qualified for the NCAA West Regional in the 200-meter dash ... finished sixth at the Lenny Lyles Invite in the 400-meter dash with a time of 57.60 ... was second in the 400-meter dash at the Redbird Spring Invite with a time of 56.94 ... ran a personal-best time in the 400-meter in 56.17 at the MVC Outdoor Championships for a sixth-place finish ... a member of the 4X100 relay team that finished second at the SIU Spring Classic and the Lenny Lyles Invite ... the same relay team finished first at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a time of 45.54 for All-Valley honors ... qualified for the NCAA West Regional in the 4X100 relay ... a member of the 4X400 relay team that finished first at the Lenny Lyles Invite and the Redbird Spring Invite ... the same relay team took third at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a time of 3:41.38 and earned All-Valley honors.

2008-09: (Indoor):Runner-up in the 60- and 200-meter dash at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational ... turned in a season-best 7.60 in the 60-meter dash and 25.20 in the 200 at the Iowa State Classic ... season came to a end when she pulled her hamstring in the preliminaries of the 60-meter dash at the Valley championships. (Outdoor): Was injured a majority of the season ... turned in an eighth-place finish in the 200-meter dash at the Lee Calhoun Memorial with a time of 26.00 ... turned in a 12.99 finish in the 100-meter dash during the preliminaries of the Valley Championships.

2007-08: (Indoor): Set season-best in the first meet of the season in the 60- (7.81) and 200-meter dash (26.21) at the Redbird Invite ... clocked a season-best finish in the 400 meters with a time of 59.99 to place sixth at the Carle/Health Alliance Classic. (Outdoor): Placed sixth in the 100 at the EIU Big Blue Classic with a season-best time 12.47 ... ran a 26.12 in the 200 at the SIU Spring Classic for an eighth-place finish ... finished third at the Redbird Invitational in the 400-meter run crossing the finish line in 59.48.

At Rock Island: finished sixth in the state in the 100-meters junior year ... state finalist in the 100- and 200-meters senior year ... 4x100 and 4x200 relay team set conference records ... named all-conference and all-state freshman, sophomore and senior year.

Personal: Born 11/29/88 ... daughter of Toney Hickman and Debbie Gay ... has seven siblings ... major is business management