Kerisha Goode at DirectAthletics
Three-time SoCon podium finisher
School record holder in three individual events (60, 100, 200 outdoor) and 4X1 relay
Four-time ECAC individual competitor
Part of the 4X1 relay team that finished third outdoors at the 2015 SoCon meet
2016-17: Banner season was highlighted by three school records, two of which came at the SoCon meet where she set new marks in the 100 and 200...fiished third in the 100 and fifth in the 200...was fourth in the 200 at the Liberty Twilight and second in the 100 at Bucknell...part of conference runner-up 4X1 relay that won the ECAC heat at the Penn Relays...indoor, was fifth in the 60 at the SoCon Championships where she set the new school record...won the 60 and 200 at dual vs. The Citadel...qualified to the ECAC Championships and finished ninth in the 60.
2015-16: Qualified for the ECAC Championships in the indoor 200...finished fourth in that event at the SoCon Championships...was also ninth in the long jump and 10th in the 60-meters, where she set a new PR of 7.78 seconds...won the 60 at the HPU Team Challenge, also finished in the top six in the triple (fourth) and long (sixth) jumps...second in the 60 at the YSU Invite...outdoors, finished sixth in the 200 and ninth in the 100 at the SoCon Championships...placed third in the 200 at Bucknell...ran on the school-record setting 4X1 unit at the Mountaineer Outdoor Open...finished 11th in the 100 at High Point.
2014-15: Season was highlighted by a breakthrough effort at the 2015 SoCon outdoor meet, where she finished third in both the 100 and 200-meters...set a new school record in the outdoor 200 (24.66) at that event...also qualified to the ECAC Championships...ran on the 4X1 relay team that finished third and qualified to the ECAC's, VMI's first-ever ECAC qualifier in that event...finished 13th in the 200 at the Mason Spring Invite...was 10th in the 100 among D1 competitors at the HPU Vertklasse Meet...indoors, finished in a tie for ninth in the 200, was 10th in the long jump and 13th in the 60-meter dash...posted a new personal best (11.27 M/36'11 3/4") in winning the triple jump at the 2015 Liberty Quad...had a seasonal best long jump effort (5.32 M) at Youngstown State, where she finished 10th.
High School/Personal: Was fourth at the 6A state meet in the 55-meters and eighth in the long jump...national District Champion from 2010-13 in 55-meter dash, 100-meter dash and 200-meter dash...won the Patriot District title in 2014 in the 55-meter dash and the long jump...in 2012, participated on USA Down Under team in Australia...ran for Summers and Georgia Ree track club...two-year honor roll member...intends to major in international studies.
60-meters - 7.64 (2017 SoCon Indoor Championships)
100-meters - 11.69 (2017 SoCon Outdoor Championships, wind-aided)
200-meters - 24.17 (2017 SoCon Outdoor Championships, wind-aided)
High Jump - 5'0”
Long Jump - 17'9”
Triple Jump - 11.27 M/36'11 3/4" (2015 Liberty Quad)