Tahtyana Peer
Tahtyana Peer


Milwaukee, Wis.

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Huskies Capture Nine Wins at Blue Demon Invitational

Claudette Day tops NIU high jump record


NIU Caps Big Weekend at Bobcat Invitational

Huskies take second-place finishes in three events


Claudette Day Breaks Heptathlon Record at Texas State

Freshman tops former school mark en route to first-place tie


NIU Finishes 10th at MAC Indoor Championships

Huskies notch second-highest point total at conference indoor meet in program history


Huskies Break Three Records to Open MAC Championships

NIU scores 11 points on Day One of conference indoor meet


Huskies at UTEP Invitational

The NIU track & field team headed down to Texas April 12 for the UTEP Invitational (Credit: Jorge Salgado)

2013-14: Indoor- Ran sprints at six meets... Posted a season-best time of 25.15 in the 200 meters at the Illini Classic to finish in second... Opened the year at the Laker Early Bird (12/6) with a PR in the 60 meters at 7.85 en route to a sixth-place finish... Finished third in the 200 meters at Grand Valley State with a time of 25.26... Clocked in at 58.65 in the 400 meters at the Fred Wilk Boilermaker Invitational (2/15)... Helped set a new NIU record in the 4x400 relay at the MAC Championships (3/1) with a time of 3:47.15... Placed 17th in the 200 meters at the MAC meet with a prelims time of 25.24.

High School:Earned all-conference honors as a senior at King High School... Set the Wisconsin state indoor 400 meters record with a time of 57.10 in 2013... Ran a time of 7.26 in the 55 meters to finish second in the state... Qualified for the Division 2 state meet as a freshman at Brown Deer High School, where she took eighth in the 200 meters and helped set a school record in the 4x200 relay... Capped her high school career with a second place finish in the 200 meters and a third place showing in the 400 meters... Set a new 200 meters PR with a run of 24.07at the Cedarburg Regional... Also posted a new personal best in the 400 meters in Cedarburg with a run of 55.99... Placed 22nd at the national AAU Junior Olympic Championships in Ypsilanti, Mich...Missed her sophomore and junior seasons due to injury and school transfer restrictions.

Personal:Born Oct. 5, 1994, in Gwinnett, Ga... Daughter of Troma Ghani and Theresa Peer... Undecided on a major... Enjoys fashion, traveling and exercise... Admires Allyson Felix.

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
60 Meters 7.85 12/6/2013
200 Meters 25.15 1/18/2014
400 Meters 58.65 2/15/2014