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MaShayla Kirksy
MaShayla Kirksy

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Bolingbrook, Ill.

High School:
Walther Lutheran

Position:
Jumps/Sprints

06/12/2014

DePaul Track and Field Races to its Greatest Season

Next step in Dopek's plan is to win the BIG EAST title and evolve into a national power

High School: Four-year letterwinner in track & field and three-year letterwinner in basketball at Walther Lutheran High School ... was on three Illinois state runner-up teams in track & field ... All-Conference selection ... was the conference triple jump, long jump and 4x100-meter relay champion ... nine-time Illinois state medalist in the long jump, triple jump and 4x100-meter relay ... two-time long jump and 4x100 relay state champion ... holds personal records of 19-6 in the long jump and 38-8 in the triple jump.

Personal: Born on Sept. 24, 1994 ... daughter of Mel and LaTressa Kirksy ... has one sister, Mya (14) ... Marketing major.