2009-10: Placed 25th in the 5,000 at the Southland Conference Outdoor Championships.
2008-09: Competed in the 3,000- and 5,000-meter runs during the indoor and outdoor seasons ... During the indoor season, finished 12th in the 5,000 at the Leonard Hilton Memorial ... Was eighth in the 3,000 at the Texas Tech Classic ... During the outdoor season, her best effort finish was second place in the 5,000 at the Northwestern State Invitational with a time of 20:38.36 ... Posted a fourth-place finish at the Ty Terrell Relays in the 3,000 with a clocking of 11:14.1.
HIGH SCHOOL: Ran for Joel Fagan at La Porte HS ... Was a Texas Scholar who graduated in the top 10 of her class ... Posted personal-best times of 5:28 in the mile and 11:58 in the 2-mile run ... Also ran summer track.
PERSONAL: Daisy M. Cantu was born March 12, 1990, in Houston, Texas ... Daughter of Margarito and Irma Cantu ... Majoring social work ... Enjoys music, reading and being around family and friends.