Radiance Basden
Radiance Basden

Hometown:
Greensboro, N.C.

High School:
Western Guilford

Event:
Jumps/Hurdles

Year (I/O):
Sr./Sr.


2012: NCAA East Preliminaries participant in the triple jump...Indoors, competed in the triple jump...placed third at the Virginia Tech Invitational...won the Tyson Invitational with her top mark of 42-03.23 (12.88m)...placed fifth at the SEC Indoor Championships with a 41-05.25 (12.63m)...at Last Chance Qualifiers, placed seventh...Outdoors, competed in the 400m hurdles and the triple jump...placed third at the Weems Baskin Invitational in the 400m hurdles with a top mark of 1:01.85... won the Weems Baskin Invitational triple jump with a jump of 42-05.25 (12.93m), her season-best...scored for the Gamecocks at the SEC Outdoor Championships by placing eighth...competed at NCAA East Preliminaries, finishing 19th

2011: NCAA Outdoor participant ... NCAA East Region participant in the triple jump and 4x400m relay ... indoors, competed in the triple jump ... had a top mark of 40-08.75 (12.41m) to place second at the Tyson Invitational ... won the New Balance Invitational at 40-04.25 (12.30m) ... placed 12th at the SEC Indoor Championships at 39-11.50 (12.18m) ... outdoors, competed in the 400m hurdles and triple jump ... in the intermediate hurdles, had a top time of 1:00.26 ... took fifth at the Penn Relays at 1:00.29 ... placed 12th at the SEC Outdoor Championships at 1:00.69 ... in the triple jump, had a top mark of 42-02 (12.85m) ... placed fourth overall at the SEC Outdoor Championships at 41-05 (12.62m) ... took 34th at the NCAA East Preliminary at 39-10 (12.14m) ... Ran third leg for the 4x400m relay team that took ninth at the SEC Outdoor Championships ... Was third leg for East Preliminary team that advanced at 3:36.72. 2010: Did not compete indoors ... outdoors, competed in the 400m hurdles and triple jump ... in the 400m hurdles, ran a top time of 1:00.43 at the Penn Relays ... finished 12th at the SEC Outdoor Championships ... in the triple jump, had a top mark of 39-08.00 (12.09m) at the Spec Towns Invitational ... placed 10th at the SEC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 39-06.50 (12.05m).

2009: NCAA East Region participant in the 400m hurdles ... indoors, competed in the long jump and triple jump ... in the long jump, opened the year with a season best 16-10 (5.13m) at the Kentucky Invitational ... competed at the New Balance Collegiate and the Tyson Invitational ... in the triple jump, cleared a season best 38-11.75 (11.88m) to take fourth at the Tom Jones Memorial ... jumped 37-11.50 (11.57m) to take 20th at the New Balance Collegiate ... placed ninth at the Tyson Invitational ... outdoors, competed in the 400m hurdles and the triple jump ... in the hurdles, opened the year by taking fifth at the Shamrock Invitational before winning the Weems Baskin Invite at 1:02.97 ... took second at the Spec Town Relays at 1:02.36 ... ran a season best 1:00.49 to take third at the Friendship & Freedom Games ... ran 1:01.94 at the SEC Outdoor Championships ... finished at 1:04.06 at the NCAA East Region meet ... in the triple jump, cleared 38-01.25 (11.61m) to open the year at the Shamrock Invitational ... jumped a season best 38-6 (11.73m) to claim 14th at the Pepsi Florida Relays ... took 15th at the SEC Championships at 36-04.75 (11.09m) ... competed at the U.S. Junior Nationals, placing 12th at 1:02.97.

HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by DePaul Mittman at Western Guilford High ... ranked No. 1 in North Carolina in the triple jump (2007-08) and 300mH (2007) ... carried a No. 3 ranking her senior season in 300mH ... competed at Nike Outdoor Naitonals, USATF Junior Olympics and USATF Youth Nationals ... top triple jump mark of 40-8 ¾.

PERSONAL: Radiance Chelsea Basden was born Jan. 2, 1990 ... pursuing a degree in advertising ... parents are Robin Hayes and Richard Basden ... chose USC over Charlotte, Clemson and N.C. State.