Alexis Faulknor

Alexis Faulknor

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Los Angeles, Calif.

High School:
Serra H.S.

Height:
5-5

Position:
Jumps/Sprints

07/24/2013

UCF Track & Field Earns USTFCCCA Scholar Team of the Year

Four Knights named to all-academic team

06/23/2013

UCF Track and Field Concludes Stint at USA Championships

Aurieyall Scott competed in the 200-meter semifinals Sunday.

06/21/2013

Hello World! UCF Sprinter Qualifies for IAAF Track & Field Championships

Octavious Freeman places second in 100M and makes history along with teammate Aurieyall Scott at the USA Senior Championships

06/20/2013

UCF Opens Competition at USA Senior and Junior Championships

Freeman and Scott move on to 100M semis; Faulknor eligible for Pan Am Junior Championship

06/19/2013

Four Knights Trade in Black and Gold for Red, White and Blue

Freeman, Scott, Faulknor and Patterson are set to compete at the USA Outdoor Track & Field Senior and Junior Championships

Personal Bests
60M: 7.43
100M: 11.42
200M: 23.55 (Out); 24.10 (In)
Long Jump: 6.52m/21-4.75 (freshman record); 5.99m/19-8 (In)

2013 (Freshman):
-USA Junior Long Jump Champion
-Finished fourth in the 100M finals of the USA Junior Championships
-Outdoor First Team All-American and NCAA Championship runner-up (4x100 relay)
-Outdoor Second Team All-American (100M)
-Helped the 4x100 relay team break its own school record and move up the all-time collegiate performers list to No. 8 with a time of 43.15 in the semifinals at the NCAA Championships
-Made history as a member of the first relay team to earn a top-three finish at an NCAA Championship
-C-USA Indoor and Outdoor Championships Freshman of the Meet
-C-USA outdoor long jump champion, 4x100 relay champion and 200M bronze medalist
-C-USA outdoor Co-High Point Scorer of the Meet with teammate Aurieyall Scott
-Scored points in three different events at the C-USA Indoor Championships: 60M, 200M and long jump
-Clocked a personal best in the 100M in the first round of the NCAA East Prelims and helped the 4x100 relay automatically qualify for the NCAA Championships in Eugene with the second-best time of the East Region
-Helped UCF sweep the podium in the 60M at the C-USA Indoor Championships with a personal-best 7.43 for third place
-Reset her PR in the 200M in both the prelims and the finals at the C-USA Indoor Championships, placing fifth with a time of 24.10
-Scored points in the long jump in seventh place with a leap of 5.78m/18-11.75
-Finished third in the long jump at the Hokie Invitational with a personal-best 5.99m/19-08
-Ran the third leg of UCF's 4x100 relay that set a school record with a time of 43.32, which sits 10th on the all-time collegiate women's 4x100 relay list
-Helped UCF break the program's sprint medley relay record (3:26.52) at the Pepsi Florida Relays
-Closed the regular season as the only C-USA female to rank among the league's top 10 in all three of the 100M, 200M and long jump
-Recorded four marks better than 21 feet, including a UCF freshman record 6.52m/21-4.75, during her long jump series to become the first freshman in C-USA history to win the event at the outdoor championships
-Helped UCF sweep the 200M podium with her third-place time of 23.60
-Ran the first leg of UCF's gold medalist 4x100 relay for the third-best time in the NCAA 43.48

Prior to UCF:
-Helped Serra High School to the first state championship in school history in 2012 as a champion in the long jump and 4x100 relay and a silver medalist in the 100 and 200 meters
-Ran a personal best in the 100M finals of 11.53 and a personal best 23.57 in the 200M prelims at the meet
-Ranked among the country's top 10 high-schoolers in both the 100M and 200M by the end of her senior year
-Named the Daily Breeze's 2012 Track and Field Athlete of the Year
-Owns school records in the 100M, 200, and long jump

Personal:
-Daughter of Chris and Ann Faulknor
-Father Chris ran for Jamaica in the 1988 Olympics on the 4x100 relay team and mother Ann (formerly Foster) won the NCAA Division II triple jump for four consecutive seasons at Abilene Christian

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