17 Pirates Seek Qualification To NCAA Outdoor Championships
Event Is Scheduled For May 26-28 in Jacksonville, Fla.
ECU Women Tied For First Place Heading Into Sunday's Final Day
The award recognizes academic achievement, leadership and service to the university and community
Aminah Ghaffar Sets New School Record In Pentathlon
2014-15 Track and Field: Named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team along with two of her teammates ... Competed in the 60m, 200m, long jump and pentathlon during the indoor season … Placed in the top 10 three times in the 60m, including a third-place finish at the Dick Taylor Carolina Cup … Took eighth place in the pentathlon (3,089 points) at the Penn State National … Owns the program pentathlon shot put record of 10.22m (33-06.50) … Enjoyed a solid outdoor season competing in the sprints, relays and heptathlon … Was part of the 4x100 relay team that won the Bill Carson Invitational in a time of 44.63 (second fastest in program history) and took second at the American Athletic Outdoor Championships before advancing to the NCAA East Regional … Placed 8th in the 100M hurdles at the AAC Outdoor Championships with a time of 14.19 which ranks seventh all-time at ECU…Took 10th in the heptathlon at the AAC Outdoor Championships with 4,705 points – the second-best mark in school history … Holds three of the top ECU heptathlon event records (100 hurdles, 200m and shot put).
2013-14 Track and Field: Competed in the 60 and 200-meter distances during the indoor season … Posted a season-best 60m time of 7.78 in the finals at the Christopher Newport Invitational … Part of the 4x100 relay team that finished fourth at the Carolina Relays … Secured a 10th-place finish in the heptathlon (4,213 points) at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships.2012-13 Track and Field: Competed in the indoor 60-meter dash, 60-meter hurdles and the pentathlon ... Recorded a season-best time of 7.88 in the 60-meter dash at the Christopher Newport Invitational ... Tallied her best-time of 9.42 in the 60-meter hurdles while competing at the C-USA Indoor Championships in the pentathlon ... Notched a season-best 2,968 points in the pentathlon at the C-USA Indoor Championships ... Set the school record in the heptathlon with 4,191 points for a top 15 finish at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships ... Was part of the shuttle hurdle relay team that set the school record with a time of 1:00.60 at the Penn Relays for an eighth place finish.