Cynetheia Rooks
Cynetheia Rooks

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Graysburg, N.C

High School:
North Hampton HS

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
02/18/1984


2004: NCAA Outdoor Championship qualifier in the 200, placing 24th in the prelims (23.69) ... Season-best 23.41 while placing fourth in the NCAA Mideast Regional ... Fourth at the Big Ten Championships in 23.70 ... Had three first-place finishes in the 200, including the MSU Open, the Hillsdale Relays and the MSU Twilight Meet ... In the 400, ran a season-best 53.27 to place eighth at the NCAA Mideast Regional ... Second at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in 54.51 ... Meet record 54.11 while placing first at the Hillsdale Relays ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships, finished second in the 400 (54.38) and third in the 200 (24.14) ... Won the 400 at the Meyo Invitational ... Second in the 200 (24.54) and 60-meter dash (7.72) at the Notre Dame Invitational.

HIGH SCHOOL: Two-time track and field letterwinner ... Track and field captain in 2002-2003 ... Ranked ninth in Track and Field News 200 National List ... State Champion in 100, 200 and 400.

PERSONAL: Daughter of John and Cynthia Rooks ... A no-preference major ... Born Feb. 18, 1984.