Deena Pierce
Deena Pierce
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cerritos, Calif.
High School: Serra HS
Position: Sprints/ Hurdles

OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD JUNIOR (2014): Was the top women's hurdler for the Titans during the 2014 outdoor track & field season, even qualified for the NCAA West Regionals... had a season-best 14.11 in the 100-meter hurdles at the UC Riverside Invitational on March 29... won the 100m hurdles at the Big West Challenge with a time of 14.19... in the 400-meter hurdles she posted her season-best time of 1:00.09 to win the Steve Scott Invitational on May 4... also won the 400-meter hurdles at the Big West Challenge (1:01.43) to sweep both the 100 and 400-meter hurdles races... was a key contributor in the women's 4x400m relay team as she helped the Titans record their best time of 3:42.15 at the Mt. SAC Relays to finish third... at the Big West Championships she finished fourth in the 100m hurdles (14.37) and third in the 400m hurdles (1:02.41)... at the NCAA West Regionals she placed 46th in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 1:04.32. 

INDOOR TRACK & FIELD JUNIOR (2014):
Was the top women's hurdler for the Titans during the 2014 indoor season... In the 60-meter hurdles she posted a personal best of 8.72 (2nd) during the prelims of the MPSF Championships... at the Boise State Team Challenge she won the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.77... recorded five top-six finishes during the year in the 60m hurdles...also ran the women's 4x400m relay race at the Northern Arizona Team Challenge as the squad finished fourth with a time of 3:57.39... ran the 200-meter dash once during the indoor season as she placed third with a time of 25.93.

OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD SOPHMORE (2013): Competed in 19 outdoor track and field events for the Titans during the 2013 season…as the primary runner in the women’s 100-meter hurdles her fastest time was 13.87 at the Mt. SAC Relays on Apr. 18…best finish was at the Big West Championships on May 10-11 in the prelims, where she finished second with a time of 13.96…in the women’s 400-meter hurdles she ran ten times and set a school record with a time of 59.67 at the Big West Championships…also she finished first at the Big West Challenge on Apr. 12 with a time of 1:01.74. 

SERRA HIGH SCHOOL
Ran the 100-meter hurdles (14.6 PR) and the 300-meter hurdles (43.9 PR), also made the honor role.

PERSONAL
Born in Cerritos, Calif...mother's name is Brenda...currently majoring in health science and wants to become a pharmacist...enjoys in shopping.

FAVORITES
Place(s) to Run: Tri City
Athlete: Sally Pearson
Movie: A Beautiful Mind
Musical Artist: Lauryn Hill
Book: A Child Called It
Website: lookbook.nu
Food: Thai
Actor: Taraji P. Henson