NORTHRIDGE - 2008
Dominique Calvin finished sixth in the 100 meters (12.06) and eighth in the 200 meters (24.69) at the Big West Outdoor Championships ... also qualified in the long jump where she placed 12th with a mark of 17-8.75 (5.40) ... matched her lifetime-best by running 11.84 in the 100 meter prelims at the conference championships ... won the long jump with a season-best 19-4.25 (5.90) at the Tiny Lister Classic ... placed 15th in the 60 meters (7.99) and 13th in the long jump (18-4.50) at the MPSF Indoor Championships ... jumped an Northridge indoor season-best 19-4.25 (5.90) at the New Balance Invitational to finish fifth.
Calvin qualified for the NCAA West Regionals as part of the Matadors' 4x100 relay team that placed third with a time of 45.12 ... ran the third leg of the Big West Champion 4x100 relay team that ran a Northridge season-best time of 44.96 which is fourth-best in school history ... also finished fourth in the long jump (19-6) and eighth in the 200 meters (24.93) at the Big West Outdoor Championships ... jumped a career-best 19-6.75 to win the long jump at the Tiny Lister Classic at Cal State L.A. ... ran a personal-best 11.84 in the 100 meters at the Mt. SAC Relays ... qualified for the WAC Indoor Championships in the 60 meters but finished 10th in the prelims in a personal-best time of 7.78 and did not reach the event final ... also placed fourth in the long jump final after shattering her career-best with a leap of 19-5.50 which ranks fifth on the Matador career indoor list.
Had a solid freshman season after finishing third in the long jump (19-5-50) at the Big West Outdoor Championships ... her mark ranks seventh on the Matador Freshman record list ... also qualified for the 200 meters finishing sixth in the prelims in a season-best time of 25.22 ... also posted a season-best 34-2 in the triple jump at the Trojan Invitational ... posted indoor season-bests of 18-3.25 in the long jump, 36-10.25 in the triple jump and 7.90 in the 60 meters all at the Albuquerque Invitational.
LITTLEROCK HIGH SCHOOL
Was a three-sport standout at Littlerock High School in Littlerock, Calif. ... as a sprinter/jumper was the Golden League champion in the 100 meters and long jump ... was also an All-Golden League basketball player (2003-04) and was a part of the Lobo's Golden League champion volleyball team (2003-04) ... graduated in 2005 with a 3.7 grade point average.
Born January 28, 1987 in Lancaster, Calif. ... parents are Sherry Sexton and Donald Calvin ... has four sisters, Jameeka , Mieska, Darshay and Talitha and one brother Najee ... Jameeka ran track for UC Riverside and her cousin Natoya Woods was an All-Big West jumper at Northridge ... also competed for the AAU Heat and went to the Junior Olympics in New Orleans ... favorites include the Los Angeles Lakers, Kobe Bryant, Destiny's Child and P Diddy ... major is Business Administration.