June 26, 2006
INDIANAPOLIS -- - Southern Miss' Raquel Washington recently competed in the 2006 AT&T USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Indianapolis, Ind., over the weekend.
Washington, a native of Gulfport, Miss., recorded a time of 13.34 in the first round of the 100-meter hurdles, finishing fourth in her heat and advancing to the semifinals. In the semifinals, she recorded a time of 13.30, finishing 13th-place overall.
Washington recently earned NCAA All-American honors in the 100-meter hurdles, becoming the first Southern Miss female outdoor track and field All-American. She is a two-time Conference USA outdoor champion in the 100-meter hurdles.