Columbia Track and Field BIO
 Iris Chijioke

Personal Records:

Event Season Time Meet Date Class
60m Indoor 7.67 Yale-Dartmouth-Columbia 1/24/15 Junior
100m Outdoor 12.27 Spring Invite 4/12/14 Sophomore
200m Indoor 24.68 BU Valentine Invitational 2/13/15 Junior
200m Outdoor 25.06 Larry Ellis Invitational 4/17/15 Junior
60m Hurdles Indoor 8.46 Ivy League Championships 2/28/15 Junior
100m Hurdles Outdoor 13.77 Ivy League Championships 5/9/15 Junior
400m Hurdles Outdoor 1:09.44 Army Quad Meet 4/13/13 First-Year

Career Highlights:

2015-16: Placed 4th at the Ivy League Indoor Track and Field Championships in 60 m hurdles with a time of 8.67...At the Fastrack National Invite finished first in her preliminary heat of the 60m college hurdles and went on to win 6th overall with a time of 8.68 seconds.

2014-15: Earned a silver medal finish at the Ivy League Outdoor Heps in the 100m hurdles with a new personal best of 13.77 ... Helped Columbia to a third place finish in the same meet during the 4x100m relay in a school record time of 45.87 ... Also broke the 4x200m relay record at the Pepsi Florida Relays in 1:36.59 ... Clocked a school record in the 60m hurdles at 8.46 seconds to claim second at the Ivy League Indoor Championships.

2013-14: Clocked in with a new meet record and personal-best time of 14.12 for a victory in the outdoor 100m hurdles at the Princeton Elite Meet...Won the indoor 60m hurdles at the Ivy League Tri-Meet with a time of 8.87...

2012-13: Winner of the 60m hurdles in season opening indoor Ivy League tri-meet with Dartmouth & Yale. Member of 4x100m outdoor relay Ivy League championship squad.

Position: Sprints/Hurdles
Year: Senior
Hometown: Corona, Calif.
High School: Eleanor Roosevelt
College: CC
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