Mikayla Banks

Mikayla Banks

YR. So.
HOMETOWN Houston, Texas
PREV. SCHOOL Klein HS

HONORS
2016 OVC Outdoor 4x100m Relay Champion

Personal Bests
200m - Indoors: 25.37 (MTSU Invitational, 2016)
400m - Indoors: 57.65 (Commodore Invitational, 2016)

As a Freshman, 2015-16 season: Earned a gold medal with TSU’s 4x100m relay team at the Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championship… Competed in seven indoor meets and seven outdoor meets as a freshman for TSU… Part of TSU’s winning 4x400m relay team at the Ed Temple Classic (3:46.13) during the indoor season… Ran a 57.65 in the 400m at the Commodore Invitational… Placed second in the 200m (25.37) at the MTSU Invitational… Placed 13th in the 400m (58.50) at the OVC Indoor Championship… Part of TSU’s 4x100m relay team that took second at the USF Bulls Invitational to open the outdoor season in 46.14… At the OVC Outdoor Championship, helped TSU clock in at 45.69 in the 4x100m relay to win the event, and set a personal record in the 200m (25.01) to take ninth in the prelims.

Klein HS: USA Jr. Olympic All-American… Two-time 6A state medalist in the 4x100 and 4x200 in Texas… Three-time MVP… Won two District Championships… Two-time 6A Regional Champion in the 4x100 and 4x200… District’s 200m record holder… AAU Jr. Olympic medalist… 6A Area Champions in the 4x100, 4x200 and 200 medalist… Also played one year of volleyball for Klein HS.

Personal
Major: Mass Communications
Daughter of: Kathy and Rick Banks
Birthday: May 14