Pirates Capture Eight Individual Titles In Season-Opening Meets
2014-15 Track and Field: Came in 10th in the pentathlon at the American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships … Holds the school record for the 60-meter hurdles in the pentathlon at 9.01 set at the Penn State National … Set the program record of 4,845 points in the heptathlon at the AAC Outdoor Championships where she finished ninth … Owns the school record for the 800m in the heptathlon at 2:25.71.
2013-14 Track and Field: Took ninth place in the pentathlon at both the Penn State National and C-USA Indoor Championships with respective point totals of 3,248 (second-highest in program history) and 3,217 … Placed second in the 400-meter hurdles at the Carolina Relays with a time of 1:04.70 … Finished seventh in the heptathlon at the C-USA Outdoor Championships, checking in with a score of 4,426 points.
High School: Four-year letterwinner in track and field … Runner-up in the 2013 New Balance National Championships in the heptathlon ... 13-time NCISAA State Champion ... Won the 2013 NCISAA 1A/2A State Championships in the 100-meter hurdles, 300-meter hurdles, long jump, and high jump ... Placed ninth in the pentathlon at the 2013 New Balance Indoor National Championships ... Also lettered in volleyball and basketball ... Four-year team captain in track and field ... Two-year team captain in volleyball ... Two-year team captain in basketball ... Member of the National Junior Honor Society and National Honor Society ... National Art Honor Society member ... Won the National Eagle Feather Award as a freshman.
Personal: Born Jan. 4, 1995 in Laurinburg, N.C. ... Daughter of Abdul and Bobbie Ghaffar ... Has two siblings, Safiya and Walter ... Mother, Bobbie, played softball at UNC Pembroke ... Father, Abdul, played basketball at UNC Pembroke ... Sister Safiya, played volleyball at Louisburg ... Majoring in biology.