Janice Thomas
Janice Thomas

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Los Angeles, Calif.

High School:
Dorsey

Last College:
West Los Angeles

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
04/14/1979

Experience:
1L


General

* Talented athlete Janice Thomas returns to the track for her senior season.

* Expected to have a big year as she has been able to focus on track full-time, following a standout basketball career at TCU.

* Expected to play a major role on TCU's relay teams again this year, as well as the short sprints.

2001

* Did not compete during the indoor season, due to her commitments with Jeff Mittie's TCU women's basketball team.

* Started on the best women's basketball team in TCU history...Helped the squad to a school record 25 wins, the WAC regular season and tournament championships and a spot in the NCAA Tournament.

* Finished fifth in career rebounding despite playing just two years at TCU...Tied for first on the school's career blocked shot list .

* Set a Lady Frog single-season rebounding record with 257 in 2000-01...Led the team in rebounding in each of her two seasons.

* Competed in the open 100 and ran the third leg on TCU's 4x100 and 4x400 meter relay teams during the outdoor track season.

* The 4x1 relay team posted a season-best 44.19 time at WAC Championships, earning an automatic spot in the NCAA Meet.

* The 4x4 relay team finished third at the WAC outdoor meet with an NCAA provisional qualifying time of 3:38.85.

2000

* Ran a tremendous leadoff leg on TCU's conference winning 4x100-meter relay team...Quartet turned in a time of 44.69.

* Was a finalist in both the 100 and 200 meters in the WAC Outdoor Champion-ships... Finished fourth in the 100 in 11.81 and fifth in the 200 in 24.08...Those were also her best clockings of the season.

1998-99 (West Los Angeles College)

* Played basketball for one season at West Los Angeles College in Culver City, Calif.

* Was the runner-up for the Southern California Junior College Player of the Year Award as a sophomore.

High School

* Attended Dorsey High School in Los Angeles.

* Earned three letters in track and field and one in basketball... Named MVP on her basketball team as a senior.

Personal

* Janice Marie Thomas is the daughter of Marie Thomas...Born April 14, 1979.


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