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Aleksandra Majka
Aleksandra Majka
Year: So.
Hometown: Southern Pines, N.C.
High School: The O'Neal School
Position: Hurdles

Career Best Marks



60 meters (Indoor)


60-meter hurdles (Indoor)


100 meters (Outdoor)


100-meter hurdles (Outdoor)


200 meters (Indoor)


* = school record




  • All-UAA in the outdoor 100-meter hurdles (3rd)
  • Set a new school record in the outdoor 100-meter hurdles (15.03)
  • UAA All-Academic Team


  • Posted the top time on the team in the indoor 60-meter hurdles (9.40) and the outdoor 100-meter hurdles (15.52)


  • Majors: Cinema & Media Studies and Visual Arts
  • UChicago activities: Maroon TV, WHPK 88.5
  • Dean's List
  • Participated in four years of track and field and cross country in high school
  • Team captain
  • Coach's Award
  • 2014: 1A/2A NCISAA State Champion in the 100-meter hurdles and 300-meter hurdles
  • 2013: second in the 100 hurdles, second in the 4x400, third in the discus
  • 2012: second in the 100 hurdles
  • 2011: third in the 100 hurdles
  • Cum Laude Society, National Honor Society, AP Scholar Award, High Honor Roll, National Latin Exam “Magna Cum Laude”
  • The O’Neal Effort Award, The O’Neal Journalism Award, The O’Neal English Award
  • CFIC Scholastic Athlete of the Year, Head Communications Prefect, Philanthropy Assistant Prefect, O’Neal Honor Council, Yearbook Senior Editor