UNLV Track & Field had six top-eight finishes at Arizona State’s Baldy Castillo Invitational.
UNLV track & field will participate in Arizona State's two-day Baldy Castillo Invitational this weekend.
UNLV track & field produces USTFCCCA All-America Second Team honoree in back-to-back indoor campaigns.
UNLV track & field record holder Avi'Tal Perteete will compete in the second heat of the 800m prelims Friday.
UNLV track & field's 800m record holder, Avi'Tal Perteete, will compete in College Station, Texas next week.
Participated in ten meets, including the Mountain West Outdoor Championships, the NCAA West Preliminary and the NCAA Outdoor Championships ... Participated in three events: 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay ... Ran a personal-best time of 10.94w in the 100m at the MW Outdoors ... Ran a personal-best time of 22.91 in the 200m at the MW Outdoors ... Helped the 4x100m relay team to a first-place and program-best finish (43.81) in the MW Outdoors.
Participated in five meets, including the Mountain West Indoor Championships and the NCAA Indoor Championships ... Participated in three events: 60m, 200m and the 4x400m relay ... Ran a personal-best time of 7.20 (fist place) in the 60m at the MW Indoors ... Ran a season-best time of 23.90 (fourth place) in the 200m at the MW Indoors ... Helped the 4x400m relay team to a fourth-place time of 3:46.38 at the New Mexico Don Kirby Invitational.
Participated in eight meets, including the Mountain West Outdoor Championships and NCAA West Preliminary ... Ran in two events: 100m and 4x100m relay ... Ran a season and personal-best time of 11.54 in the 100m at the Steve Scott Invitational ... Helped the 4x100m relay team to a time of 44.88 (first) at the Steve Scott Invitational.
2016 Indoor: Did not compete.
2015 Outdoor: Participated in five meets ... Ran in three events: 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay ... Ran a season-best time of 11.67 (second) in the 100m at the UCLA legends Invitational ... Ran a season-best time of 23.77 (first place) in the 200m at the UNLV Spring Invitational ... Ran a season-best time of 45.39 (third) in the 4x100m relay at the Mt. SAC Relays.
Participated in four meets, including the Mountain West Indoor Championships ... Ran in two events: 60m and 200m ... Won debut 60m race at Northern Arizona's Mountain T Invitational with a time of 7.39 - which was the fastest at the time in the MW and a UNLV top-five time ... Later ran a time of 7.37 in the 60m at the MW Indoors to win event and place third in UNLV's all-time performance list for the event ... Ran a season-best time of 24.04 in the 200m (prelims) at the MW Indoors that qualified for event's final.
High School: A 2014 graduate of Skyline HS in Oakland, Calif. ... Lettered four years in track & field ... Competed in the 100m and 200m ... Named to the Oakland Athletic League First Team once and also selected League's MVP ... Left Skyline as 100m record holder ... Finished second in the 100m at the 2014 CIF State Championships ... Ran personal-best times of 11.40 in the 100m and 23.75 in the 200m.
Personal: Destiny Smith-Barnett was born in Oakland, Calif. ... The daughter of Adrienne Smith and Davin Barnett, Sr. ... Has three siblings: Davin Jr., Daysha and Derion ... Majoring in kinesiological studies.