2016-17 season ends with 14 tied or broken school records
Montes takes runner-up in javelin throw
Safiyyah Mitchell Qualifies for Sunday Finals
Team travels to El Paso, Texas
Marchand Wins Discus Throw
Photos from day 2 of the 2017 Thundering Herd Invitational
2016-17 (Senior): Part of five school record-breaking performances during the indoor and outdoor season…broke the school record in the mile run with a time of 5:01.89 in a second place finish at the Chipotle Marshall Invitational…broke the school record in the steeplechase at the University of Virginia Challenge with a time of 10:54.63… she was part of the both the indoor and outdoor distance medley relay record-breaking teams…also part of the 4x800 meter relay record-breaking team with a time of 9:11.10 at the Pepsi Florida Relays…won two events on the year; the 3000 meter run at the Akron Invitational and at the Bob Davidson Spring Kick-Off…Named to the C-USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll.
2015-16 (Junior): Top individual finish came in 5000m at Catamount Classic (18:33.01, 3rd)...improved her indoor personal best 800m time to 2:21.55. In the indoor season, she was also able to earn another personal best in the 3000m... Porter excelled in the outdoor season by setting new personal bests in the 1500m, Mile, 3000m, and 5000m events... Competed at both the C-USA Indoor and Outdoor Championships.
2014-15 (Sophomore): Came in second at the Thundering Herd Invitational for the distance medley along with Lexie McEntire, Breanna Hargrove, and Victoria Dent with a time of 12:37.35…. Came in 12th place for the 3000 meter run at the Marshall Invitational with a time of 11:02.23… At the Ohio Cherry Blossom Invitational, Porter earned 3rd in the 500 meter run with a time of 18:56.32… At the Kentucky relays, she finished the one mile run with a time of 5:11.73 earning her fifth place.
2013-14 (Freshman): Competed in both the C-USA Indoor and Outdoor Championships... indoor personal best in the 1000m was 3:12.29, the 800m was 2:23.22, and in the Mile she ran a 5:17.70. Her outdoor personal best in the 800m was 2:22.26, and 1500m was 4:54.31. During outdoor, Andrea also ran the 3000m with a best of 10:58.20 as well as the 5000m with a time of 18.56.32.
Prior to Marshall: Ran for Pt. Pleasant High School in Pt. Pleasant, W.Va., where she collected school records in 3200m, 1600m and 800m runs... Also set the 5k school record... Was the state runner up in the 1600m and 800m in 2012... Finished third at state for the 800m in 2011... Collected a sixth place finish in the 800m in 2013 at the state meet... Named as a top-100 cross country runner... Also played basketball at Pt. Pleasant, where she led the team in scoring her last three years... Was a 1,000 point scorer and named Honorable Mention All-State twice... Majoring in nursing.
Personal Bests: 800m: 2:21.55