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Kelcie

Simmons

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Sprints/Jumps
Height: 5'6"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Leonard, Texas
High School: Leonard

Bio

Honors: 2019 Second Team All-America Selection (4x400m relay, Outdoor)

2018-19 T&F: Competed in six indoor meets … At the Dick Taylor Carolina Cup (1/12), finished third in the 60m after recording a time of 7.68 … set a personal record in the 300m at the Hokie Invitational (1/18) with a time of 39.29 and placing sixth … ran to a PR time of 24.17 in the 200m at the Clemson Tiger Paw Invitational (2/8), notching eighth place … ran in seven outdoor competitions … earned first in both the 4x100m relay (45.19) and the 4x400m relay (3:36.06) at the Battle of the Blues (4/6) … helped Duke earn fourth at the ACC Outdoor Championships (5/9) in the 4x400m relay (3:39.75) … competed in the 4x400m relay at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships (6/5), clocking a time of 3:35.71 and placing 14th ... named Second Team All-America with the 4x400m relay team.

Prior to Duke: Lettered four years under Rae Holden ... 2018 100m Texas State Champion and runner-up in 2017 ... Long jump Texas State Champion runner-up in 2016 and 2018 ... Member of the Texas State Champion 4x400m relay team in 2015, 2017 and 2018 ... Ran a leg of the Texas State Champion 4x100m relay in 2015 and 2018 and the 4x200m relay state champion in 2015, 2016 and 2017 ... CSI international meet 100m champion ... Named All-Texomaland for four years, All-State for four years and an MVP for three years ... Named the All-Texomaland female track MVP in 2018 ... USATF National Junior Olympics Champion in the 4x100m relay in 2018 and the runner-up in the 100m and 200m in 2016 ... Also lettered one year in volleyball as a middle blocker/middle back ... Named Defensive MVP, All-District Newcomer of the Year, All-Texomaland Newcomer of the Year and Academic All-District ... Four-year member of the Beta Club and one-year member of student government.

Personal: Born on February 10, 2000 in Sherman, Texas ... Daughter of Christy and Eddie Simmons ... Has a sister, Natalie, and brother, Caleb.

Duke Indoor PR
200m [4] - 24.17 (2/8/19)
300m – 39.29 (1/18/2019)
400m – 57.59 (2/8/2019)
60m [3] – 7.54 (2/21/2019)

Duke Outdoor PR
Long Jump – 5.69 (4/6/2019)
200m – 24.00 (4/6/2019)
100m [4] – 11.75 (4/6/2019)

[ ] denotes ranking in school record book

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T&F: Battle of the Blues - Trophy Presentation
T&F: Battle of the Blues - Norm Ogilvie Interview
T&F: NCAA Indoor Championship Preview