Cierra Pyles

Hurdler / Jumper

Player profile

  • Hometown Potomac, Maryland
  • Last School Bullis School
  • Year Sophomore
  • Major Pre-Nursing

Personal Records: Triple Jump – 12.38m/40’7.5″ | Long Jump – 5.92m/19’5.25″| 60m Hurdles – 8.60 | 100m Hurdles – 13.86

AS A FRESHMAN
Outdoor:
• Took fifth in triple jump at the Big Ten Championships (12.32m/40′ 5″).
• Placed fourth in long jump at the Jesse Owens Classic (5.78m/18’11.75″)
• Registered a career best distance of 12.38m/40’7.5″ at the Virginia Challenge, taking fourth.
• Tallied a career best in long jump at the Gamecock Invitational (5.92m/19’5.25″),
• Placed fourth at the Battle on the Bayou in the 100H (13.86).
Indoor:
• Placed seventh in triple jump at the Big Ten Championships (12.22m/40’1.25″).
• Took fourth at the Buckeye Tune-Up in the 60H with a career best time of 8.60.
• Placed 13th at the Clemson Tiger Paw Invite in triple jump ( 12.15m/39’10.5″).
• Registered a third place finish in long jump at the Rod McCravy Memorial Meet (5.85m/19’2.5″).

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• 2017 Private School Championship winner in triple jump
• 2017 ISL Conference winner in triple jump and long jump
• 2017 New Balance Emerging Elite Long Jump Champion
• 2018 All-American, national record holder in shuttle hurdle relay

PERSONAL 
• Daughter of Rhoshanda and Terrance Pyles.
• Has two siblings: Alexus (22), Brionne (20)
• Majoring in early childhood education.