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Paris Parnell
Paris Parnell


Detroit, Mich.

High School:
Detroit Renaissance


Elig. (In/Out):

Last Updated: April 3, 2014

Freshman (2014)

At the North Florida Invitational (March 28-29), finished 11th in the 200-meter dash (25.21) and 14th in the 100-meter dash (12.67).

At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 28-March1), finished 20th in the 200-meter dash (25.63) and 24th in the 60-meter dash (8.00) ... At the Silverston Invitational (Feb. 22), won the 200-meter dash (25.38#, 25.77) and took fifth in the 60-meter dash (8:08) ... At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 14-15), finished 36th in the 60-meter dash (8.16) ... At the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7-8), finished 44th in the 60-meter dash (8.02) and 44th in the 200-meter dash (25.96) ... At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 18), finished 11th in the 60-meter dash (7.98) and fifth in the 200-meter dash (25.25#, 25.64) ... At the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open (Jan. 10), placed seventh in the 200-merer dash (25.90) and 12th in the 60-meter dash (8.04).

Prep ... Graduated from Renaissance High School (2013) ... National Honor Society ... German Honor Society ... JROTC ... Track & Field ... Four-time varsity letter winner in track and field ... Two-time Outdoor State Meet qualifier -- placed third in the 4x200m relay and 4x100m relay (2011) -- placed fifth in the 100m, first in the 4x200m relay, and fifth in the 4x100m relay (2013) ... Indoor State meet qualifier -- placed second in the 200m and fifth in the 4x200m relay (2013) ... Two-time Regional Meet qualifier-- placed second in the 200m, first in the 100m, and third in the 4x200m relay (2012) -- placed third in 100m, first in the200m, 4x2m relay, and 4x1m relay (2013) ... All-City Meet: 4x100m and 4x100m relay champion (2013); runner up in 100m and 200m (2013); runner up in 4x100m and 4x200m relay (2010) ... Placed fifth in the 200m at the Midwest Meet of Champions (2013) ... Two-time competitor at USATF Indoor Nationals -- placed fifth in the 200m in 2012 and second in 2013 ... Finished third in 200m at 2012 USATF Region 5 Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships ... Competed in 2011 USA Youth Outdoor Track & Field Region 5 Championships, finishing second in the 100m, fourth in the 200m, first in the 4x100m relay, and second in the 4x400m relay ... Finished seventh in the 400m at the 2013 USA Youth Outdoor Track & Field Championships.

Personal ... Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology ... Majoring in movement science ... Born on March 3, 1995 ... Daughter of Gary and Regina Parnell ... Personal Note ... Brother, Xavier Parnell, competed in track and field at Grand Valley State (2008-12) ... Brother, Quinn Parnell, played football (2008-12) and competed in track and field (2009-13) at Michigan Tech.

Collegiate Personal Bests

Event Time Date
60m (I) 7.98 1-18-14
200m (I) 25.15 2-14-14
100m (O) 12.59 4-19-14
200m (O) 25.21 3-28-14

High School Personal Bests

100m -- 12.04
200m -- 24.90
400m -- 59.01


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