|PREVIOUS SCHOOL||J.L. Mann HS|
2016-17 Track & Field: Competed in four indoor and eight outdoor events as a sophomore ... Had ETSU season-high marks in the long jump, 60H, 100H, 200 and parts of the 4x100 and 4x400 events, setting school records in the 100H and 200m ... Set career-bests while winning conference championships in the 100H and 200m runs at the Southern Conference Outdoor Championships in Birmingham, Ala. with times of 13.25 and 23.86, respectively ... Slightly missed the conference championship in long jump, finishing second with a 6.13m mark ... Placed 29th at the NCAA Division I East Preliminary Round in the 100H with a 13.58 time.
2015-16 Track & Field: Indoor & Outdoor Track SoCon Freshman of the Year ... competed at the NCAA East Prelims in the 100mH ... Long jump and 100 meter hurdles SoCon Champion ... placed 24th at the NCAA East Prelims in the 100mH with a time of 13.56 ... tied the school record at the SoCon Outdoor Championships with a 100mH time of 13.42 ... finished second at the SoCon Indoor Championships in the 60mH, after setting a personal best time of 8.38 during the preliminary round.
Prior to ETSU: Atkins won the 2014-15 100mh state championship...Set school record in 100m hurdles...Named to the All-State team all four years in high school...Was tabbed 2013-14 All-Region MVP.
Personal: Born on Sept. 1, 1997... daughter of TaSonya Hughes... majoring in Cardiopulmonary Sciences at ETSU...Cousin (Naomi) participated in track for five seasons at Coastal Carolina.