AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2014
Jumped 17'5.25" in the long jump at the Soka Peace Invitational (4/19).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2013
Participated in the long jump at the UCSD Triangular, jumping a distance of 17’4.75” … Finished 11th at the CCAA Championships in the long jump with a mark of 16’11” … Ran a 13.20 in the 100-meter at the Soka Peace Invitational.
A 2012 graduate of Santa Margarita Catholic High School in Rancho Santa Margarita ... Won the women's long jump during dual meet against Mater Dei, leaping to a personal-best mark of 17'5.25" as a senior (2012) ... Finished sixth in the long jump (17'3.75") at the CIF-SS - Division III Prelims and eighth in the same event at the CIF-SS - D-III Finals (16'6.5") in her senior season (2012) ... Posted a career-best mark in the triple jump at the CIF-SS - D-III Finals, launching a distance of 36'1.25" in her seventh-place showing to break her personal-record mark of 36'1" from the prelims, in which she finished sixth, during her senior year (2012) ... Ran opening leg of the 4x400-meter relay team at the CIF-SS - D-III Prelims, where her Eagles team finished 15th overall with a time of 4 minutes, 5.04 seconds as a junior (2011) ... Placed third in the 400 during the Jaguar Invitational en route to a personal-best time of 1:01.00 as a sophomore (2010).
Born on March 7, 1994 ... Parents are David and Diane Turk ... Has an older brother named Jared ... Her father was a professional motocross racer ... A communication major with a minor in business at Muir College ... Jumping her furthest mark at her second meet as a UCSD athlete is her most memorable moment in track and field ... Aspires to pursue a carrer in buisness after graduating from UCSD ... Enjoys playing volleyball and going to the beach ... Misty May is her favorite athlete ... Her parents are among her greatest influences.