Tara Bright
Tara Bright

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Easton, P.A.

High School:
Easton

Position:
Hurdles


2007-08: Ran hurdles and sprinting events in both the indoor and outdoor seasons ... Best result came at the Captain's Invitational, where she placed eighth with a time of 9.51 in the 60-meter hurdles event ... Was a recipient of the 2008 Conference USA Academic Medal for having a cumulative GPA of at least 3.75.

High School: Broke the school record in the 100m hurdles ... District champion in the 100 and 300m hurdles and state champion in the 300m hurdles ... Followed that performance with a fourth-place showing in the 60m hurdles ... Named to Easton High School's Wall of Fame and served as team captain of the track team ... Led her squad to undefeated dual records all four years of her prep career.

Personal: Majoring in sociology ... Daughter of George and Sharon Bright.