Alexandra Parks
Alexandra Parks

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Diego, Calif.

High School:
Mt. Carmel HS

Height:
5-7

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
05/31/1993



12/06/2013

Storm Alters Track Weekend Schedule

The track and field teams will open at the Mastodon Opener, instead of the SIU Invite.

02/11/2012

Tyson, Hoosier Hills, Big Meet - Day One

Purdue wrapped up its first day at three meets on Friday.

01/27/2012

Indiana Relays - Day One

Several Boilermakers advanced to Saturday's semifinals after the first day of competition in Bloomington.

01/21/2012

Leah Eber Wins Three Events As Purdue Retains Gene Edmonds Cup

The Purdue women won the event for the 17th straight year with a score of 89-73.

01/07/2012

Several Boilermakers Set PRs In Season Opener

The Boilermakers had a strong opening weekend after winning 25 total events.

2014: Competed in four indoor meets and two outdoor meets ... placed fourth in the 600m at the Mastodon Opener with a time of 1:42.65 ... PR in the 600m stands at 1:36.31 ... also participated in the 4x400m, 800m and 400m.

2012: Placed third in the 400 meter dash at the Boilermaker Invite (2/18). Took first in the 600 meter run with a time of 1:37.64 at the Indiana University Dual Meet (1/14) and third in the event at the Gene Edmunds Cup (1/21) and the Boilermaker Invitational (1/7). Recorded a time of 1:00.90 at the Mike Poehlein Invitational (3/30-3/31). Part of the 4x400 relay team that placed first at Hoosier Hills (2/11), the Purdue Invitational (1/7) and the Boilermaker Invite (2/18). Placed second at the Purdue Open (4/27-4/28) in the 800 meter run.

High School:Four year letterwinner in track and two in soccer ... named the track team's Outstanding Spring Athlete as a freshman ... also played soccer that year ... won the track team's Coach's Award as a sophomore ... was the League Champion in the 400m and the 4x400m ... won the track Coach's Award as a junior ... was named Second Team All-Conference in soccer ... awarded the track team's Coach's Award as a senior ... league champion in the 4x400m ... named First Team All-Conference in soccer in her final high school season ... track team won the league her sophomore and junior seasons ... was a member of the National Honors Society.

Personal: Alexandra Parks was born on May 31, 1993, to parents Chris and Janice Parks ... has one younger brother, Austin ... enjoys reading and scrapbooking in her spare time ... plans to major in psychology and obtain a job in human resources after graduation.

CAREER BESTS

400m 500m 600m 800m
Lifetime 1:00.05 (2/18/12) 1:23.53 (2/2/13) 1:36.31 (2/25/12) 2:19.95 (2/4/12)
Indoor 1:00.05 (2/18/12) 1:23.53 (2/2/13) 1:36.31 (2/25/12) 2:19.95 (2/4/12)
Outdoor 1:00.90 (3/31/12) -- -- 2:22.23 (4/12/14)