2006-07 Update: At the Valentine Invitational (2/10), placed 45th in the long jump (15-0.75) ... Placed third in the long jump (16-5.25) at the Rhode Island Invitational (2/3) ... At the Reebock Boston Indoor Games (1/26), finished twentieth in the 55 meter (7.76) and sixteenth in the long jump (16-2.50)...Recorded two sixth place finishes in the 55 meter (7.75; 7.77) and a fourth place finish in the long jump (16-1.50) at the New Hampshire Invitational (1/20)...Placed eleventh in the 200 meter (27.32) and tenth in the long jump (15-7.00) at the Boston University Quad Meet (1/17)...Against Rhode Island (1/12), finished twelfth in the 200 meter (28.21) and third in the long jump (16-6.00).
2005-06 (Junior):Outdoor Track: Placed 11th in the long jump (15-11) at the A-10 Championships (5/7) ... at the Southern Connecticut Invitational (4/1) finished eighth in the 200-meters (27.80 seconds) and 10th in the 100-meters (13.48 seconds) ... ran her top 200-meter time of 27.75 seconds at the UConn Invitational (4/22) ... Indoor Track: Finished 15th in the long jump at the A-10 Championships (2/18) with a leap of 15-feet, 1.25 inches ... top mark of the season was a 17-feet even jump at the Boston University Quad Meet (1/18).
2004-05 (Sophomore): One of the team's top long jump specialists who consistently finished among the top-eight in meets during the indoor and outdoor seasons ... also saw action in the 55-meter, 100-meter and 200-meter sprints ... finished eighth at the New England Outdoor Championships (5/14) with a season-best 17-feet, 5.25 inch mark in the long jump ... took seventh at both the Atlantic 10 Indoor and Outdoor Championships ... her jump of 16-feet, 8.50 inches at the Indoor A-10 Meet was her second-best effort of the season, while her distance of 17-feet, 1.50 inches at the Outdoor A-10 Meet was her third-best mark of the season ... during the outdoor season, finished no lower than eighth in the long jump ... also competed once in the 100-meter dash (13.80 seconds) taking fifth at the New Hampshire Invitational (4/9) ... during the indoor season, posted her season-best long jump (16-feet, 10.50 inches) at the Boston University Valentine Invitational (2/12), while also recording her fastest 200 meter time of the season with a third-place sectional finish in 26.70 seconds.
2003-04 (Freshman): During the outdoor season, clocked a 13.03 second 100-meter dash at the UConn Invitational (4/21) for her season-best time ... at the Southern Connecticut State Invitational (4/3) set season-best marks in both the 200-meter dash (26.87) and the long jump (17'1½") finishing seventh and third, respectively ... had a ninth-place finish in the long jump (16'5¾") at the Brown Invitational (4/10) ... during the indoor season, competed in the New England Championships (2/28) with a season-best performance in the 200 meters (26.66 seconds) finishing fourth in her heat but not qualifying for the finals) ... finished sixth at the Atlantic 10 Championships (2/21) in the long jump with her top-mark of 17'2 ¼" ... at the Boston University Tri-Meet (12/8) finished second in the 55-meter dash (7.51) with her season-best performance.
Before UMass: Four year letterwinner in both winter and spring track and field at Cambridge Rindge and Latin ... captained the team her junior and senior year ...holds the school record for the indoor 300 meters and the 4x200-meter relay ... Greater Boston League All-Star her senior year ... participated in the Class A Championship ... awarded the All-Scholastic Award for the 4x200-meter relay ... named team MVP her senior year.
Personal: Troyanah I. Evans ... born December 23, 1985 in Cambridge, Mass. ... daughter of Stacey Evans ... majoring in sociology.