Joann Blakney
Position: Sprints/ Jumps
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.
Other College: NC Central University
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2013 - Outdoor: Did not compete. Indoor: Named the Most Outstanding Track Performer for the second straight year at the Atlantic 10 Championships … Blakney won a pair of titles on the final day of the championship to finish with three total …The multi-talented Blakney won the 60m (7.47), 200m (24.35) , and long jump (19’7.5) … Best performance in the long jump was at the Tiger Paw Invite where she won the event with a leap of 20’4.25 … Fastest 60m time was 7.37 at the Va. Tech Final Qualifier where she finished second. Outdoor: Did not compete. 

2012 - Indoor:  Won the 200m dash (24.21) at the Hokie Invitational, that time ranks third on the all-time top ten list … Was second in the 60m dash (7.39) at the Va. Tech Final Qualifier, that mark is second on the all-time list. Outdoor: Qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Championship in the 4x100m relay ...Won the 100m dash (11.82) and 200m dash (23.98) at the Atlantic 10 Championships … Was first in the 100m dash with a season-best time of 11.52 at the Charlotte Invitational.

Prep: USA All-American in the long jump, 4x100m relay and two-time All-American in the 4x400m relay ... Indoor state champion in the long jump ... Team won conference championship.

Personal: Daughter of Alvin Blakney and Marie Culbreth ... Criminal Justice major ... Born August 9, 1992.

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