Olivia Coopwood
Olivia  Coopwood


Woodbridge, Va.

High School:
Woodbridge HS




Women in Second, Men Third at Big South Championships

Teka Simpson and Letitia Saayman each defended their conference championships on Thursday.


Chanticleers Eye Big South Conference Titles

The men's and women's programs look to earn their third and ninth championships, respectively.


Men's Relay Team Qualifies for Saturday's Championship

The Chanticleers will wrap up the Penn Relays on Saturday.


Coastal Competes Among Stacked Field at Penn Relays

The Chanticleers turned in a top-three finish at day one of the 121-year-old event.


Chanticleers Win Big South Challenge Cup

The track & field program tallied 17 total wins on Saturday.

2015 Outdoor: Recorded personal records in both the 100m hurdles and 400m hurdles … Posted a time of 1:00.29 in the 400m hurdles at the Big South Conference Championships and finished third in the preliminaries … Her time was good for fifth-best in the conference this season and fourth-best in CCU history … Finished in the top-five in the event at three meets … Ran a personal-best time of 14.70 seconds in the 100m hurdles at the Bill Carson Invitational … Finished a season-best fourth at the Big South Challenge Cup … Was also a member of the 4x400 relay team that won the Auburn Tiger Track Classic and Big South Challenge Cup with times of 3:44.29 and 3:46.52, respectively.

2015 Indoor: Ran a season-best time of 9.12 seconds in the 60m hurdles at the Hilton Garden Invitational … Ran in both the 400m at the Hilton Garden Invitational and 500m at the Virginia Tech Invitational and recorded times of 1:00.13 and 1:19.07, respectively … Competed in the pentathlon at the Bob Pollock Invitational and tallied 2,396 points.

2014 Outdoor: Finished eighth in the heptathlon at the Big South Championships and posted a season-high of 3,840 points at the Shamrock Invitational... Was runner-up in the heptathlon 200m at the Big South Championship with a time of 25.70... Other season-bests were 2:34.50 (800m), 14.90 (100 hurdles), 1:02.54 (400 hurdles), 1.40m (high jump), 4.91, (long jump), 8.31m (shot put) and 20.59m (javelin).

2014 Indoor: Placed 10th in the pentathlon at the Big South Championships with 2,988 points, which included fourth-place finishes in the 60m hurdles and 800m with times of 9.24 and 2:28.42, respectively. Other season-bests were 4.75m (long jump), 1.42m (high jump), 7.91m (shot put) and 1:19.32 (500m).

At Woodbridge HS: Earned all-American and all-state honors in the 100-meter hurdles in 2012 and in the 4x400 relay in 2013 ... State runner-up in the 100 hurdles as a junior and all-state in the 300-meter hurdles as a senior ... Personal bests of 14.86 in the 100 hurdles, 43.1 in the 300 hurdles and 1:01.29 in the 400 hurdles ... Helped lead Woodbridge to state championship in senior season and was team MVP in junior season.