Name: Eva Houston
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 100-Meter
Classification: T34
DOB: 1/24/2001
Birthplace: Council Bluffs, Iowa
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
High School: Westside High School (Omaha, Neb.) ‘19
College: University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign ’23, Natural Resources and Environmental Science
Coach(es): Adam Bleakney
Paralympic Experience
  • One-time Paralympian (2020)
  • Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, 8th (100-meter), 6th (800-meter)
Personal: Started racing her freshman year of high school...Her family and coaches helped her fight to allow wheelchair racers to compete at the Nebraska state finals...Currently a member of the University of Illinois Wheelchair Track Team...Enjoys music, writing, and taking long walks with her dog.