UNLV Track & Field’s Avi’Tal Wilson-Perteete earns USTFCCCA Second Team All-American honors, while Jasmyne Graham and two relays attain Honorable Mention status.
UNLV Track & Field's Avi'Tal Wilson-Perteete finishes seventh in 800m, earns Second Team All-American honors.
UNLV Track & Field will have participants in the semifinals of the 100m hurdles, 800m and a pair of relays Thursday.
UNLV Track & Field's 4x400m relay post program's fifth-fastest all-time performance Saturday.
UNLV Track & Field's Avi'Tal Wilson-Perteete ran a personal-best 2:01.14 to punch ticket to Eugene, Oregon in two weeks.
Participated in seven meets, including the Mountain West Outdoor Championships, the NCAA West Preliminary and the NCAA Outdoor Championships ... Ran in three events: 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay ... Ran a personal-best time of 11.73-w in the 100m at the MW Outdoors ... Ran a season-best time of 24.88 in the 200m at the Steve Scott Invitational ... Helped the 4x100m relay team to a first-place and program-best finish (43.81) in the MW Outdoors.
Participated in four meets, including the Mountain West Indoor Championships ... Participated in three events: 60m, 200m and high jump ... Ran a personal-best time of 7.45 in the 60m at the MW indoors ... Ran a personal-best time of 24.22 in the 200m at the MW Indoors ... Jumped a season-best distance of 5-1 (1.55m) in the high jump at the NM Don Kirby Invitational.
High School: A 2016 graduate of Herriman HS in Herriman, Utah ... Helped the Mustangs track & field team to four straight state titles ... Had a had in 16 state titles as an individual and as a member of relay teams; won four straight 100m and 200m championships, high jump as well as 4x100m, 4x400m and sprint medley relays ... Holds the state's 4A records in the 100m, 200m, 4x100m relay ... Holds the state's 5A records in the 100m and 200m ... Chosen the Utah Gatorade Player of the Year ... Won the Arcadia Invitational's seeded section 100m (11.77) and 200m (24.28) ... Jumped a distance of 5-8 in the high jump at the Copper Hills Invitational ... Personal Bests: 100m (11.63w/11.68); 200m (24.11) and 60m (7.53) ... Maintained a 3.75 GPA all four years ... Received the Outstanding Mustang Award ... Academically placed within the top 100 of graduating class.
Personal: Kaysha Jordan Love was born in West Jordan, Utah ... The daughter of Kevin and Stephanie Love ... Has two sisters, Jasmyne and Makya ... Majoring in psychology.