|Hometown:||San Jose, Calif.|
|High School:||Piedmont Hills HS|
2014: Member of the 2014 NCATA National Championship team … event national champion in toss heat three … helped UO post a 12-1 overall record and win a fourth consecutive national title … letter winner.
2013: Member of 2013 NCATA National Championship team… event national champion in heat one pyramid.
2012: Member of 2012 NCATA National Championship team...event national champion in heat three pyramid.
2011: Member of the inaugural NCATA National Championship team...national champion in duo toss.
High School: Won the NCAA and CCACC scholarship awards as a senior … competed for Motion All-Stars and Nor*Cal Elite All-Stars club teams … voted athlete of the year and won the leadership award with her club team in 2005 … tabbed best tumbler and earned All-America honors in 2005.
Personal: Full name is Zakia Shani-Sadie Houston … born in San Jose, Calif. … parents are Barry and Cynthia Houston … has two older brothers (Hasani and Hashin) … chose Oregon over Maryland, North Carolina, Hawaii, Pacific and Arkansas-Pine Bluff … looking forward to learning new skills in acrobatics and tumbling.