Twenty-two Chanticleer student-athletes finished in the top-10 of their respective events on Saturday.
Nicosia and Keitt Pick Up Top-Five Finishes
Chants Pick Up 13 Top-10 Finishes
Kiana Quolas was named the Female Athlete of the Year, while Pedro Ribeiro and Lorenzo Taliaferro shared the Male Athlete of the Year award
Men Advance Both Relays to Saturday Finals
**2013: Big South Champion in 4x100 relay
2014 Outdoor: Set new personal best in the 200m with a time of 24.71 at Auburn's Tiger Track Classic... Placed fifth in the 100m at the CCU Invitational with a season-best time of 12.08... Member of 2013-14 Big South Presidential Honor Roll, Dean's List in Fall.
2014 Indoor: Set new personal best of 7.68 in the 60m to place fourth at the Big South Championships... Placed sixth in the event at the JDL Kick-off Classic and Bob Pollock Invitational... Clocked 26.07 in the 200m at the Hokie Invitational.
2013 Outdoor: Member of 4x100 relay team that won Big South Championship while setting a new Liberty facility-record time of 45.50 ... Notched four top-five finishes in 100 meters, including fifth at the Big South Championships ... Set new personal-bests of 11.94 in the 100 at Auburn's Tiger Track Classic and 25.15 in the 200 meters at the Georgia Tech Invitational.
2013 Indoor: Recorded four 60-meter dash times faster than previous personal best, with top one of 7.74 at Clemson's Orange & Purple Winter Classic ... Placed sixth at that event and seventh at the Big South Championships ... Posted a time of 26.07 in only 200-meter race.
2012 Outdoor: Took fifth place in the 100 meters at the Winthrop Twilight with a season-best time of 12.25 ... Recorded a season-best time of 25.32 in the 200 meters at the Tiger Track Classic in Auburn, Ala.
2012 Indoor: Was part of the 4x400 relay team that placed fourth at the Clemson Invitational ... Notched a season-best time of 7.88 in a preliminary at the Big South Championships.
At James F. Byrnes HS: Participated in the 100 and 200 meters while at James F. Byrnes High School... James F. Byrnes High School won the county championship during her senior season... Broke the school record in the 100 and 200... Best time in the 100 meters took place during junior season with a time of 12.2... During junior season posted a time of 25.6 in the 200... Named all-region and all-state during junior and senior season... Named most athletic senior year of high school... Class president freshman through junior year of high school... All-State member in softball and all-region in cheerleading.