Track & Field
Duke Track & Field BIO
Honors: Indoor All-ACC (Shot Put - 2015)...Indoor All-ACC Academic (2015)...ACC Academic Honor Roll (2013, 2014, 2015)
2014-15: Specialized in the shot put during her redshirt sophomore season…Indoors, earned second team All-ACC honors after placing sixth in the shot put at the ACC Championships (2/28) with a personal-best toss of 48-3.50 (14.72), ranking third all-time in school history…opened the season with a win at the Carolina Cup (1/16), throwing the shot 47-1.75 (14.37)…matched her distance of 47-1.75 to place second at the VT Challenge (2/21)…Outdoors, produced Duke’s top shot put throw of the season at the Georgia Tech Invite (4/17), hurling the implement 47-3.00 (14.40) to finish third…placed 10th at the ACC Outdoor Championships (5/15) after sending the shot a distance of 45-4.25 (13.82)…recorded a throw of 46-4.25 (14.13) to finish third at the Duke Invitational (4/11)…logged additional top-six finishes at the Carolina Relays (3/20), Raleigh Relays (3/27), VertKlasse Meeting (4/3), and Duke Twilight (5/7)…selected to the All-ACC Academic Women’s Indoor Track & Field Team.
2013-14: Shot put specialist, rebounded from injury by posting a strong redshirt freshman season…Indoors, recorded the third-farthest mark in Duke history in the shot put with a distance of 46-11.00 (14.30) at the Virginia Tech Challenge (2/22), placing second in the process…earned a second-place finish at the Joe Hilton Invitational (1/18), in her return from injury…qualified for the ACC Indoor Championships (3/1), placing 10th overall with a mark of 46-6.00 (14.17)…Outdoors, placed second in the shot put at the Wolfpack Last Chance Meet (5/16) with the second-farthest mark in Duke history, 48-2.75 (14.70)…qualified for the ACC Outdoor Championships (4/18), placing ninth overall…also earned a second-place finish at the VertKlasse Meeting (4/4).
2012-13: Did not compete during the 2012-13 season due to injury.
Prior to Duke: Four-year letterwinner in track and field at Junipero Serra High School...placed third in the pentathlon at the 2010 Junior Olympics...four-time California CIF shot put champion (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012), 100m hurdle champion (2010) and 4x400m relay champion (2009)...two-time Del Rey league girls MVP (2009, 2010)...2010 NSIC pentathlon champion...four-time scholar athlete of the year honoree (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012)...recipient of the 2011 Eugene Profit award, given to the student athlete with the highest GPA.
Personal: Born Feb. 8, 1994...daughter of Robert and Sonya Harrell...has one older brother, Herman, and one older sister, Amaria.