Marquita Davis
Marquita Davis

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Memphis, Tennessee

High School:
East H.S.

Height:
5-7

Event:
Sprints

Experience:
2L


Photo Gallery

• Two Time All-American

2007
Ran opening leg of 4x400 relay at NCAA Outdoor Championships ... Member of mile relay team that won the MWC Indoor title with a time of 3:40.94 ... Helped mile relay team set a then-school record indoors with a winning time of 3:35.49 at the Arkansas Invitational ... Placed seventh in the 400 meters at the MWC Indoor Championships with a time of 55.62 ... Finished 10th in the 400 meters at the UTA Invitational with a season-best outdoor time of 55.85 ... Helped mile relay team win the TCU Invitational with a time of 3:37.33.

2006
Returning All-American from the 4x400 relay team that placed seventh at the NCAA Outdoor Championships with a school-record 3.30.00 ... 4x400 relay team won indoor and outdoor titles at Mountain West Conference Championships ... Relay team named All-MWC in both indoor and outdoor ... Part of 4x400 relay team that set a school record with a time of 3:39.39 at the Arkansas Invitational ... Also named to All-MWC Indoor Team in 400 meters after placing third at MWC Championships with a 54.31 ... Named to All-Midwest Regional team in 4x400 relay ... Opened season with third-place finish in 400 meters at Arkansas Invitational with a time of 54.42 ... Placed third in 400 at Bobby Lane UTA Invitational (55.61) and TCU Invitational (55.47) ... 4x400 meter relay team also won TCU Invitational with a mark of 3:36.63.

2005
A 400-meter specialist, she also saw action in the 200 and on the 4x400 meter relay team ... earned consecutive second-place finishes in the 400 at the Wes Kittley 6-Way Meet and Wes Kittley Invitational to open the indoor season ... logged her best 400 time of the season, 54.96 seconds, and placed 11th at the Razorback Invitational ... won a pair of medals at the C-USA Indoor Championship, claiming bronze in the 400 and helping the 4x400 relay unit to the gold ... was able to continue to serve as the opening leg of the 4x4 relay team ...helped the squad retain its title at the C-USA outdoor meet and was a key component at the Midwest Regional as the unit broke the school record, claimed bronze and earned a berth to the NCAA Championships with a time of 3:31.97 ... opened up the 4x4 for the Frogs as they advanced to the finals and earned All-America certificates with an eighth place finish at the NCAA Championships in Sacramento, Calif.

2004
Competed primarily in the open 400 and on the Frogs' 4x400 meter relay unit during the indoor season as a freshman ... turned in her best 400 meter clocking at the Conference USA Indoor Championships, placing second with a time of 54.93, just two-hundredths of a second behind teammate Larissa Bakasa ... ran the anchor lap on the 4x400 meter relay team that twice broke the school record ... the quartet first shattered the record of 3:43.79 set in 2001 by clocking a 3:41.00 at the Houston Indoor Classic ... the foursome lowered the record with a mark of 3:39.56 at the Razorback Invitational ... did not compete in the outdoor season.

High School
Dominated the state of Tennessee in the sprint events throughout her prep career at East High School in Memphis ... won state titles in the 100, 200 and 400 meters as a senior ... was a four-time state champion in the 400 and two-time state champ in the 200 ... named the East High track MVP for five straight years ... was a four-time City Athlete of the Year and Sectionals Female Athlete of the Year ... named Gatorade Women T&F Athlete of the Year as a freshman ... helped school to two state titles and three runner-up finishes ... top marks were 11.6 in the 100, 23.9 in the 200 and 55.1 in the 400.

Personal
Mother's name is Ella ... is a pre-major.


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