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 JaQuanda Wright
JaQuanda Wright

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Knightdale, N.C.

High School:
Knightdale

Position:
Hurdles


2008-09: Participated mainly in the indoor season in the sprints and hurdles ... Took eighth in the preliminaries at the C-USA Indoor Championships with a time of 8.87 in the 60-meter hurdles ... Captured fifth at Western Carolina in the 100-meter hurdles, clocking in at 15.14.

High School: Named team MVP all four years of her prep career while serving as a team captain as an upperclassman ... Enjoyed a successful senior campaign, winning the county and conference championships in the 100m hurdles ... Placed second in the state in the 55 and 100m hurdles events ... Finished third in Wake County for the long jump ... Earned athlete-of-the-year honors and received the Navy Academic Athletics Award ... Also lettered one year in cheerleading.

Personal: Projected major is criminal justice ... Daughter of Charles and Jammie Ragland.