Columbia Track and Field BIO
 Iris Chijioke

2015 - 2nd Team All-Ivy League 60m Hurdles (8.46) Indoor

2015 - 2nd Team All-Ivy League 100m Hurdles (13.77) Outdoor

Career Highlights:

2015-16: Won women's 100m Hurdles (14.27) and 3rd in women's 200m Dash at the Ocean State Invitational (Apr. 15) ... Placed 4th in 60m Hurdles (8.76) at the Ivy League Indoor Track and Field Championships (Mar. 4) ... Claimed sixth overall (8.68) at the Fastrack National Invite (Feb. 12) in the 60m hurdles.

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.


Career Bests

60m - 7.67
Yale Tri-Meet - Jan. 24, 2015
100m - 12.27
Yale Springtime Invite - Apr. 12, 2014
200m - 24.68
BU Valentine Invitationa - Feb. 13, 2015
60m Hurdles - 8.46
Ivy League Championships - Feb. 28, 2015
100m Hurdles - 13.77
Ivy League Championships - May 9, 2015
400m Hurdles - 1:09.44
Army Quad Meet - Apr. 13, 2013
Position: Sprints/Hurdles
Year: Senior
Hometown: Corona, Calif.
High School: Eleanor Roosevelt
College: CC
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