Aleen Bailey
Aleen Bailey

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Mary, Jamaica

High School:
Vere Technical

Last College:
Barton County Community College

Height:
5-7

Event:
Sprints

Experience:
1L

Major:
Sociology


CO-CAPTAIN

NATIONAL CHAMPION

4-TIME ALL-AMERICAN

7-TIME JUCO ALL-AMERICAN OUTLOOK ??Had an excellent 2002 season ... Looking forward to her contesting for a national championship in the 100m and 200m and help defend USC?s 4x100m relay championship ... Also an All-American indoors in the 60m and 200m dash.

JUNIOR ? Indoors, placed first at the Virginia Tech Invitational in the 60m dash ... Won the 200m dash at the Five Way SEC Meet in Gainesville, Fla. ... Ran 6.88 in the 55m dash at the USC Indoor Invitational, the second fastest time ran by a USC Athlete in the Indoor season in 2002 ... Finished third in the 200m at the SEC Championships, clocking a 23.10 - third on the all-time USC list ... Was the runner-up in the 60m at the SEC Championships with a time of 7.32 - the second best time in school history ... At the NCAA Championships she was eighth in the 60m and sixth in the 200m dash ... Outdoors, won the 200m dash at the Four Way SEC Meet and the Sea Ray Relays ... Named SEC Athlete of the Week after capturing MVP honors at the Sea Ray Relays ... Won the 100m dash at the Miami (Fla.) Invitational, the Four Way SEC Meet and the Sea Ray Relays ... Finished second in the 100m and 200m dash at the SEC Championships, clocking 11.38 and 22.54, respectively ... Also ran a leg of the 4x100m relay that finished second at the SEC Championships ... Strutted her stuff at the NCAA Championships, were she finished as the runner-up in the 200m and ran the anchor leg of USC?s NCAA champion 4x100m relay ... Named All-American in the 4x100m relay and the 200m dash.

HIGH SCHOOL/JUNIOR COLLEGE ? Attended Vere Technical High School in Jamaica ... Transferred from Barton County College in Great Bent, Kan. ... At Barton County, was named All-American in 60m indoors in 2000 and 60m and 200m indoors in 2001 ... Was named All-American in 100m and 200m outdoors in both 2000 and 2001 ... Junior College team won NJCAA Indoor and Outdoor Nationals in 2000 and 2001 ? Honored as the Most Outstanding Female Athlete in 2000 ? Won the Jamaican National Championship in the 100m and 200m ? Member of Jamaica?s World Championship team in the 100m ? While in high school, she won the 100m and 200m five times at the Boys and Girls Championship ? Was on the 4x100m relay team that won the Penn Relays title four times.

PERSONAL ?? Majoring in Sociology ? Enjoys sewing, singing, and cooking ... Favorite food is fish ? Greatest athletic achievement was winning the bronze medal at the 1999 World Championships ? Admires her mother the most ? Chose USC because of the excellent program and was impressed with the past success with both athletics and academics of USC student-athletes ? Daughter of Maud and Duddley Bailey ? Born on Nov. 25, 1980, in St. Mary, Jamaica.

BAILEY?S TOP TIMES

55m..........6.88
60m..........7.28
100m.......11.14
200m.........22.54