Walnut Hills High School
Walnut Hills High School
2004: Late-season injuries kept standout out of important SEC and NCAA meets... Opened outdoor season in strong fashion, winning Vanderbilt Spring Class 100-meter hurdle competition in 13.68... Never topped that effort, though matched that effort as best collegiate finisher at Vanderbilt Invitational... Also ran 200 meters and 400-meter hurdles during abbreviated campaign... Concluded indoor season by qualifying for 60-meter hurdle final at SEC Championships... In finals, posted NCAA provisional time with team record of 8.35, yet failed to earn team points... 200-meter effort at MTSU (25.36) ranks as fifth fastest ever indoors by Commodores... Also ran one of team's top 4x400-meter relay legs.
2003: Concluded superb campaign as a NCAA Regional qualifier and holder of one of team's finest outdoor records... Arguably finished the finest freshman season by a Commodore hurdler since Ryan Tolbert's All-American effort in 1996... Capped season with second finest 100-meter performance of season (13.61) at NCAA Regionals... Missed advancing to NCAA Regional Finals by two positions... Broke Tolbert's school record in 100-meter hurdles with 13.51 performance that captured Vanderbilt Invitational competiton.... Entered NCAA Regional Championships off seventh-place finish in 100-meter hurdle finals of tough SEC Outdoor Championships... Ran five sub-14.0 races, including last four competitive races of season... Ran the sixth fastest 200 meters in Commodore history with 25.00 performance at Jesse Owens Classic... Also competed twice at 400-meter hurdle distance... Competed impressively in numerous relays, with season-best splits of 11.62 (4x100), 56.3 (4x400) and 24.5 (sprint medley)... Set three personal bests in 55-meter hurdles indoors, capping year with 7.95 effort at SEC Indoor Championships... Performance is second best ever by Vanderbilt athlete... Finished second at Indiana Invitational in first collegiate 60-meter hurdle race (8.60), following that perfornance with another PR (8.12) and second place finish at USA Track & Field meet at Southern Illinois University... Equalled the Commodores' sixth fastest 55-meter dash effort (7.40) at SIU meet... Ran the Commodores' ninth fastest indoor 200 meters (25.98) at Indiana Invitational... Posted impressive 57.5 legs on 4x400 relay squads at Indiana and SIU meets.
In High School: Named All-American high hurdler in 2002 after finishing fourth in nationals...Captain and MVP on prep team as senior...Four-time All-State, All-Region and All-District...Competed in sprints, relays and hurdles...Holds three individual school marks, and participated on three record-breaking relay units...Personal bests of 11.8 (100), 24.6 (200), 58.0 (400), 13.9 (100 HH) 44.0 (300 IH)...Led Walnut Hills to league championship four times and district title on three occasions...Earned letters in track and field, basketball and soccer... Named Walnut Hills homecoming queen and top scholar-athlete as senior... Four-year member of student council government.
Personal: Daughter of Reinaldo and Katie Mullins-Hall... Youngest of four siblings... Dad, a former professional soccer player, manages electrical engineering business; mom is child care provider... Brother, Jonathan, ran track at Kent State... Majoring in Human and Organizational Development... Planning law career... Volunteered with Bigs & Littles Mentor Program in Cincinnati.