Mahnee Watts becomes Iowa's first 800-meter Drake Relays champion
Iowa hosts lone home meet of the season Saturday at the Francis X. Cretzmeyer Track
1 school record, 10 all-time marks conclude Texas Invitational on Saturday
UI track & field splits competitors for in-state meet, Texas Invitational
Hawkeyes head to Tucson, Arizona, for Saturday competition
Iowa Duals Track Meet
2014 Musco Twilight
Drake Relays Friday, April 25, 2014
Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014
Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational Friday, Feb. 7, 2014
2016 -- Indoor - second-team All-American... ran second leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed ninth in 3:33.03 at NCAA Championships... ran third leg on school record-setting 1,600-meter relay that placed third at Big Ten meet (3:32.93)... ran on 1,600-meter relays that posted two other top-10 all-time marks in school history (2nd/3:36.47, 4th/3:36.99)... ran season bests in 400 meters at Razorback Invite (55.67) and 600 meters at Border Battle (1:35.95).
2015 -- Indoor - placed second in 200 meters (26.07) at Border Battle... Outdoor - did not compete.
2014 -- Indoor - ran lead leg on team-leading 1,600-meter relay that placed fourth at Big Ten Championships (3:37.16)... that time ranks fifth all-time at Iowa... anchored team-leading 1,600-meter relay at Tyson Invite (3:38.62)... that time ranks ninth all-time at Iowa... placed fifth in 400 meters (54.91) and eighth in 200 meters (24.72) with collegiate-best times at Bill Bergan Invite... the 400-meter time ranks eighth all-time at Iowa... ran 400 meters at Big Ten Championships (55.63) and Tyson Invite (55.91)... placed third in 600 meters at Jack Johnson Classic (1:34.32)... placed sixth in 600 meters (1:33.97) at Husker Invite... anchored winning 1,600-meter relay at Jack Johnson Classic that set meet and facility record of 3:43.46... Outdoor - ran second leg on school record-setting 1,600-meter relay (3:34.83) and third leg on school record-setting 400-meter relay (44.51) that won Drake Relays title... ran third leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed seventh at Drake Relays (3:40.23), running a 3:36.09 in the prelims... that prelims time ranks third all-time at Iowa... placed fourth in 400 meters at Arkansas Spring Invite (54.98), ran event at Mt. SAC Relays (55.35) and Big Ten Championships (56.08), and placed seventh at Musco Twilight (56.15)... ran third leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed 13th at NCAA West Preliminary (3:36.40) and fifth at Big Ten Championships (3:37.95)... those times rank fifth and ninth, respectively, all-time at Iowa... anchored winning 1,600-meter relay at Musco Twilight with a meet record-setting time of 3:40.03... placed fourth in 400 meters (55.26) and seventh in 200 meters (24.62) at Arizona State Invite... letterwinner.
High School -- three-time all-league selection... two-time team MVP... placed eighth at state in 400 meters her junior year.
Personal -- born January 26, 1995... parents are Robert Hernandez and Je'Tawn Mays, guardians are grandparents Kerry Tom and Sharon... has two siblings Alverez and Jonas... political science major.
|Hernandez's Collegiate Bests|
|200 Meters (O)||24.62||at Arizona State Invitational||3/29/14|
|400 Meters (I)||54.91||at Bill Bergan Invitational||2/1/14|
|400 Meters (O)||54.49||at Pepsi Florida Relays||4/1/16|
|600 Meters (I)||1:33.97||at Husker Invitational||2/8/14|