The Boilermakers begin the meet Thursday at the University of Kentucky
The Big Ten champion women have 20 entries at NCAA Prelims
News and notes on Purdue Athletics
The redshirt junior ranks sixth in the nation in the 100m hurdles
The Boilermakers advanced to six Saturday finals
- Made the final and finished eighth at the Big Ten Championships in the 100m hurdles
- Qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary Round in the 100m hurdles, where she advanced through the first round, and finished eight spots shy of qualifying for the NCAA Championships
- Ran the sixth-fastest 60m hurdles time in program history with a time of 8.48 seconds at the Fred Wilt Invite
- Ran the fourth-fastest 100m hurdles time in program history with a time of 13.40 seconds at Big Tens
- Won the 100m hurdles at the Bobcat Invitational with a time of 13.44 seconds
2015 (SOPHOMORE): NCAA East Preliminary Round qualifier in the 100m hurdles ... fastest time in the 100m hurdles was 13.62 seconds at the Rankin/Poehlein Invite, though it was wind aided ... finished 17th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the 100m hurdles ... finished 42nd in the NCAA East Preliminary Round ... finished 21st in the 60m hurdles at the Big Ten Indoor Championships ... ran a 60m dash PR of 7.83 seconds at the Fred Wilt Invite.
2014 (FRESHMAN): Competed in seven indoor meets, including the Big Ten Championships and participated in eight outdoor meets, counting the Big Ten Championships; took first in the shuttle hurdle relay at the 2014 Drake Relays with a time of 54.85; placed 14th in the 60m hurdles at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a time of 8.64; finished 17th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the 100m hurdles with a time of 14.19; PR in the 60m hurdles is recorded at 8.64 and 14.03 in the 100m hurdles ... 60m hurdles time ranks ninth in program history.
High School: Team won State and Regional Championship in 2010 and 2011; four-time track and field varsity letterwinner; as a freshman, placed third in 100m hurdles at TSAA State meet with a time of 14.68 seconds; as a sophomore, placed second in the 100m hurdles at the TSAA State meet with a time of 14.45 seconds; three-time elected Prep-Extra First Team.
Personal: Shantyra Ja'Tina Delaney was born on Oct. 5, 1994, in Knoxville, Tennessee; has one brother, Jimmy, and one sister, Uniqua; majoring in movement and sports science; enjoys shopping, being with family and friends and going to church.