AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2013
Participated in short sprints for the Tritons ... Competed in the 4x100 at the CCAA Championships (5/3) as the relay team's first leg, which took home fourth place ... Ran the first leg on the 4x100 squad that won on three separate occasions ... Tied for first in the 4x100 at the Rossi Relays (2/22), and won outright at the San Diego Collegiate Challenge (3/15) and the Soka Peace Invitational (4/19) ... Also ran in the 100 meters with a season-best time of 12.39 at the CCAA Championships, and in the 200 meters with a season-best time of 25.71 at the Aztec Invitational (3/29).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2013
Competed in three events for the Tritons at CCAA Championships, the 100 meter dash with a fourteenth place finish and the 200 with a twenty-fourth place finish … Also was a member of the fourth place 4x100 relay … At the All-UC Meet she went season best times in the 100 (12.49) and 200 (25.87) … Competed in the 4x100 relay at Triton Invitational making it to the top ten best performances in UCSD history for that event with a time of 47.40 at no. 8.
A 2012 graduate of Troy High School in Fullerton ... Was named MVP of Female Fullerton City Champions during her sophomore, junior and senior years (2010-12) ... Part of women's varsity undefeated Freeway League Champion team throughout high school (2009-12) ... Named THS Athlete of the Year as a junior (2011) ... Recognized as Freeway League Athlete of the Year in both junior and senior years (2011-12) ... Made all-league track and field team as a senior (2012) ... Earned THS Most Valuable Athlete Award during final year with the Warriors (2012) ... Scored most points of any track athlete during last three years of high school (2010-12) ... Recipient of United States Marine Corps "Distinguished Athlete Award" ... Was FJUHSD Women's Track Freeway League Champion representative (2011-12) ... Ran leg of 4x100-meter relay team which set school record of 48.19 seconds during her freshman year at the CIF-SS - Division II Prelims (2009) ... Set school record of 12.57 to win the 100 during the prelims of the league championships as a sophomore (2010) ... Leaped to a personal-best distance of 18'0.5" in the long jump as a senior during the 2012 CIF-SS - D-II Prelims to finish in second place and advanced to an eighth-place showing in the long jump at the CIF-SS - D-II Finals (16'6.5") ... Ran both the 100 and 200 in personal-best times of 12.4 (13th) and 25.46 (12th), respectively, during the CIF-SS - D-II Prelims as a freshman (2009) ... At the same meet three years later in 2012 during the prelims, placed 11th in the 100 (12.41) and 19th in the 200 (25.76) ... Also played soccer for the Warriors during her first three years of high school (2009-11).
Born May 3, 1994 in Fullerton ... Daughter of Cathy Heins ... Has an older brother named Stephen ... Mother did long jump at the University of Redlands ... Majors in human development at Revelle College ... Most memorable track moment is growing with the team and competing and supporting one another at Conference Championships ... Enjoys singing, playing soccer and horse-back riding her spare time ... Has "Payphone" by Maroon 5 on her playlist ... Roots for the Dodgers ... Allyson Felix is her favorite athlete ... Favorite movie is Pitch Perfect ... Could eat pasta for the rest of her life if given the chance ... Her mom, God, Allyson Felix and Eric Liddell are her greatest influences ... Would like to become a physical therapist and help others in the same way after graduating from UC San Diego.