LaQuita Brazil
LaQuita Brazil

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Milwaukee, Wis.

High School:
Rufus King

Height:
5-4

Position:
Jumps

Experience:
2V

At Wisconsin
2010 -- Indoor:
Finished eighth in the triple jump with a personal-bet leap of 40-2 3/4 at the Tyson Invitational (2/13) ... finished sixth in the long jump at the Wisconsin Elite Invite (1/30) with a personal-best leap of 18-3 1/4 ... finished fifth in the triple jump at the Wisconsin Elite Invite (1/30) with a jump of 39-8

2010 -- Outdoor: Finished 29th in the triple jump at the NCAA Preliminary Round (5/29) with a leap of 40-8 3/4 ... placed fifth in the triple jump (40-9 3/4) and 11th in the long jump (18-3 1/4) at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships ... placed second in the triple jump with a jump of 39-1 at the Wisconsin Twilight Invitational (5/8) ... finished ninth in the triple jump with a personal-best leap of 40-7 3/4 at the Drake Relays (4/24) ... placed sixth in the long jump (18-5) and sixth in the triple jump (39-10 1/2) at the Mt. SAC Relays (4/16) ... placed third in the long jump (18-7 1/4) and sixth in the triple jump (40-1 1/2) at the Florida State Relays (3/26), both are personal bests

2009 -- Indoor:
Placed 10th in the triple jump at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a jump of 11.93m (39-1 3/4) ... finished second in the triple jump at 11.97m (39-3 1/4) at the Wisconsin Badger Open ... placed second at the Badger Track Classic with a jump of 11.89m (39-0 1/4) in the triple jump ... took fifth in the triple jump at the Wisconsin Elite Invite with a jump of 11.49m (37-8 1/2)

2009 -- Outdoor: Won triple jump at the Wisconsin Twilight (5/9) with a jump of 39-9 1/4 ... finished fourth in the triple jump at the VS Athletics Beach Invitational with a jump of 38-5 ... finished 12th in the triple jump at the Big Ten championships (5/17) with leap of 38-7 1/2 ... took ninth in the triple jump at the Mt. SAC Relays with a jump of 39-1

2008 -- Indoor:
Jumped an indoor personal best of 11.77m (38-7 ½) to take 10th in triple jump at the Meyo Invitational

2008 -- Outdoor:
Jumped a personal-best 12.14m (39-10) to finish ninth at Big Ten outdoor championships ... placed second in the triple jump at the Marquette Twilight at 38-10 ¼ ... won the triple jump at the Musco Invitational at 38-6 ¾ ... won the triple jump at the Iowa Invitational at 37-8 ½

2007: Was 14th in triple jump at Big Ten indoor championships at 38-1 ¼ ... took 16th in the triple jump (37-5) and 21st in the long jump (16-11 ¼) at the Big Ten outdoor championships

High School
State champion in the triple jump as a senior ... also finished second at state as a junior and third as a sophomore ... finished fifth in the long jump, fourth in the 400-meter relay and seventh in the 800-meter relay at state as a senior ... conference outdoor champion in the long jump as a senior ... city outdoor record holder in the triple jump ... also competed as a member of the Silver Spring Spartans Track Club ... Coach: Ken Hunt

Personal
Major is nursing ... nickname is Quita ... parents are Yolanda and Aron Gilbert


Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
Long Jump 18-3 1/4 (5.57m) 1-30-10 Long Jump 18-7 1/4 (5.67m) 3-26-10
Triple Jump 40-2 3/4 (12.26m) 2-13-10 Triple Jump 40-9 3/4(12.39m) 5-16-10
100 Meters 13.38 3-17-07

At the NCAA Preliminary Round
2010 - Outdoor
Triple Jump 29th (40-8 3/4 (12.41m))

At the Big Ten Championships
2010 - Indoor
Triple Jump -- Foul

2010 - Outdoor
Long Jump 11th (18-3 1/4 (5.57m))
Triple Jump 5th (40-9 3/4 (12.44m))

2009 - Indoor
Triple Jump 10th (39-1 3/4 (11.93m))

2009 - Outdoor
Triple Jump 12th (38-7 1/2 (11.77m))

2008 - Indoor
Triple Jump -- ND

2008 - Outdoor
Triple Jump 9th (39-10 (12.14m))

2007 - Indoor
Triple Jump 14th (38-11/4 (11.61m))

ON WISCONSIN
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