The 2013 graduate won Clemson's first gold medal in an individual event in the history of the Olympic Games.
The two-time USA champion and Clemson graduate posted the top preliminary time Tuesday.
The 2011 Clemson graduate broke the Portuguese national record in the triple jump Sunday.
The two-time NCAA champion at Clemson will compete Sunday for the gold medal in the women's triple jump.
Five Tigers will represent five countries in the 2016 Olympic Games