Freshman sets two PRs on meet's first day
Kristen Findley and Lily Williams through to 1,500 meter finals.
Meet opens Friday, May 9, with heptathlon and runs through Sunday, May 12.
Commodores with final meet before SEC Championships.
Commodores set for final meet before SEC Championships.
December 8, 2013
Daughter of Phillip and Janice Joseph. Sister of Rachael (21), Alex (19), Ava (14), and Elise (12). Amira likes bunnies and jumbo bowls of popcorn.
Joseph's TFRRS page: Here
2014 Outdoor Highlights: Qualified for the NCAA East Preliminaries in the Steeplechase. ... Posted a time of 10:27.72 at Mt. SAC Relays, which now stands as the No. 2 best mark on VU's all-time performance list. It ranked at the time as the No. 7 mark on the SEC Outdoor Performance list for the season.
2014 Outdoor Quick Recap: Posted a time of 10:37.39 in the Steeplechase at the NCAA East Preliminary. ... Recorded the second-fastest time of her career in the Steeplechase at the SEC Championships, finishing at 10:31.99 to take eighth place and earn one point for the Commodores. ... Earned a third place finish and established a new PR in the 3000 Meter Steeplechase with a time of 10:27.72 at the Mt. SAC Relays. ... Set a PR by nine seconds in the 3000 Steeplechase with a time of 10:34.66 at the Stanford Invitational. ... Set a new PR and took seventh place in the 1500 at the Tennessee Challenge with a time of 4:40.62. ...Took third in the 2000m Steeplechase with a time of 7:01.72 at the Black & Gold meet.
2013 Indoor Quick Recap: Finished 23rd in the 3000-meter run with a time of 10:03.29 at the SEC Championships. ... Earned a seventh-place showing in the 3000-meter run with a time of 10:09.16 at the New Balance Invitational in New York.
2013 Outdoor Recap:Finished 10th at the SEC Championships in the 3,000-meter steeplechase with a time of 10:53.48. ... Took fourth place in the 1,500 with a time of 4:43.98 at the Bob Pollock Invitational. ... Finished in sixth place and set the sixth-best mark on VU's all-time performance list with a time of 10:48.36 in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Colonial Relays. ...Took 12th place in the 1,500 with a personal-best time of 4:41.27 at the (Georgia Tech) Yellow Jacket Invitational. ... Set a personal best in the 2,000-meter steeplechase with a time of 6:51.64 while earning fourth place at the Black & Gold meet.
2012 Indoor Recap:Took 16th in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 17:13.74 at the SEC Championships. ... Finished fifth in the 3,000 meters college division with a time of 9:54.26 at the Armory Collegiate Invitational. ... Placed sixth in the 3,000 with a time of 9:54.16 at the Kentucky Invitational. ... Finished 11th in the mile at 5:03.30 at the Samford Invitational.
2011 Cross Country:Finished seventh for her team at the SEC Championships, setting a personal record with a time of 21:25.51 ... Paced her team at the Pre-Nationals with a time of 21:52 ... Clocked a time of 22:32 at the Roy Griak Invitational ... Named SEC Freshman of the Week 9/20/10 ... Placed 23rd overall at the Belmont-VU Opener with a time of 15:10.84.
Prep highlights: Finished seventh individually at the 2010 Oregon 6A State XC Meet in her first season ever running cross country ... She helped her team to the 6A State Championship ... Ran as the number two runner on her fourth-place finishing team at the Nike Cross Nationals (NXN) ... Focused primarily on soccer up until her senior year ... 4.0 student in high school.
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