Charissa Newkirk
Charissa Newkirk
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Powell, Ohio
High School: Dublin Scioto
Position: Sprints

Career Best Marks

Event

Time/Mark

55 meters (Indoor)

7.61

60 meters (Indoor)

7.99

100 meters (Outdoor)

12.40

200 meters (Indoor)

27.34

200 meters (Outdoor)

26.82

 

2017:

  • NCAA qualifier in the outdoor 4x100-meter relay
  • USTFCCCA All-Region in the outdoor 4x100-meter relay
  • All-UAA in the outdoor 4x100-meter relay (3rd)
  • Set a new school record as part of the outdoor 4x100-meter relay (47.13)
  • Posted the No. 6 time in school history in the outdoor 100 meters (12.40)
  • UAA All-Academic Team

2016:

  • All-UAA in the outdoor 4x100-meter relay (3rd)
  • Posted the No. 4 time in school history in the outdoor 4x100-meter relay (48.59), No. 7 in the indoor 60 meters (8.06)
  • UAA All-Academic Team

2015:

  • All-UAA selection in the outdoor 4x100-meter relay
  • UAA All-Academic

2014:

  • All-UAA selection in the outdoor 4x100 relay

Personal:

  • Majors: Biological Sciences
  • UChicago activities: Women's Athletic Association executive board (promotions), Honors Biology Program, PSAC Representative
  • Dean's List
  • Participated in four years of cross country, four years of softball and three years of track and field in high school
  • Three-time All-Ohio selection
  • Academic All-Ohio (2011-13)
  • State champion in the 4x200-meter relay, fifth place in the 4x100-meter relay
  • Valedictorian, National Honor Society, AP Scholar, four years on Honor Roll