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Kenesha Abrams
Kenesha Abrams

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brooklyn, N.Y.

High School:
Boys and Girls H.S.

Height:
5-6

Position:
Mid-Distance

05/23/2012

64 UMES STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN A PLACE ON MEAC COMMISSIONER'S ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM

Men's track places nine, women's track, baseball and men's basketball place seven

03/07/2012

UMES QUALIFIES ATHLETES FOR NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS

Andre Walsh and Lenora Firmin-Guion Qualify to Compete in National Championships

02/19/2012

UMES INDOOR TRACK TEAMS PLACE SECOND AT MEAC CHAMPIONSHIPS

Anais breaks MEAC record in one-mile run

01/31/2012

CHELSEA LOWE SETS SCHOOL RECORD IN POLE VAULT

UMES Continues Successful Indoor Track & Field Season with Broken Records

01/26/2012

UMES RANKED IN TOP THREE OF MID-ATLANTIC NATIONAL RANKINGS

Women Ranked No. 2 and Men No. 3 in USTFCCCA

03/02/2011

MEAC Indoor Track and Field Championships 2.19.11

MEAC Indoor Track & Field Championships - February 19, 2011 - Landover, Md. - Photos by PrettySporty.com/Cheryl Treworgy

02/28/2011

MEAC Indoor Track and Field Championships 2.18.11

MEAC Indoor Track and Field Championships -Landover, Md. - February 28, 2011 - Photos by Prettysporty.com

2011 Indoor Season: Season-best times include: 200m - 26.19 (Giegengack Invitational); 400m - 58.50 (NYU Metropolitan Coaches Invitational); 500m - 1:15.61 (Great Dane Classic) ... Member of the 4x400 relay that ran a season-best 3:46.82 at the ECAC Championship.

2010 Cross Country Season: Competed in six meets for UMES ... Ran a season-best 22:54.32 at the Delaware State Invitational.

2010 Outdoor Season: Season-best times include: 400m - 59.23 (Mason Spring Invite); 800m - 2:20.34 (MEAC Championships) ... Member of the 4x800 relay which ran a 8:58.10 at the Penn Relays ... Also competed at the Coppin State Eagle Twilight, Maryland Invitational, Morgan State Legacy, Delaware State Invitational and Penn Invite.

2010 Indoor Season: Season-best times include: 400m - 58.95 (New Balance Collegiate Invitational); 500m - 1:18.80 (Metropolitan Coaches Invitational); 800m - 2:25.46 (NYC Gotham Cup) ... Member of the 4x400 relay which ran a 3:48.27 and the DMR that ran a 12:22.02 at the Penn State Nationals.

2009 Cross Country Season: Ran in six events ... Finished 54th in UMES Lid-Lifter Invitational in 23:58.81 ... Placed 45th in the Towson Invitational with a time of 24:26.89 ...Was 60th in the UMES Cappy Anderson Invitational with a time of 23:38.62 ... Crossed 26th at the Delaware State Hornet Invitational with a season best time of 23:32.59 ... Ran a 24:24.25 at the Delaware Blue & Gold Invitational, which was good for 118th place ... Was 60th overall at the MEAC Championship at UMES with a time of 23:59.46.

High School/Club: Won the team trophy at the 2008 Millrose Games.

Personal: Born July 18, 1991 in Guyana ... Daughter of Yonnette Welcome ... Major is Biology ... Enjoys cooking, cleaning and music ... Nickname is Kay-Kay ... Favorite book is Mama's Girl by Veronica Campbell ... Favorite movies are The Little Rascals, Finding Nemo and Happy Feet.