Vanessa Henry, Cynthia Anais, Rico Taylor, Damian Miles and Marcus Wallace Named First Team Honorees
Cynthia Anais Sets MEAC Record in 800-Meter Run
Imani Cox, Lenora Guion-Firmin and Dillon Simon Impressive in Meet
Several Hawks Post Championship Qualifying Times Early in Outdoor Season
2011 Outdoor Season: Earned three medals on the season, including the gold in the Wake Forest Open 800m with time of 2:12.39 ... season bests: 800m (2:09.38 - Morgan State Legacy), 1500m (4:37.64 - Wake Forest Open) ... anchored UMES's sprint medley team, finishing in 4:01.81 at the Florida Relays ... third leg in 4x800-relay team at Penn Relays, ending at 8:56.12.
2011 Indoor Season: Season-bests: 800m - 2:12.10 (ECAC Championship); 1000m - 3:04.63 (NYU Metropolitan Coaches Invitational); Mile - 5:06.31 (MEAC Championship) ... Also competed at the Giegengack Invitational, Albany Great Dane Classic, Penn State Nationals, Navy Invitational and UMES Collegiate Invitational.
2010 Cross Country Season: Named a MEAC Top Performer for her sixth place time of 18:37.30 during the MEAC Championships, hosted by UMES ... Posted a fifth place performance at the Delaware State Invitational with a time of 19:49.16 to help the Lady Hawks to a first place finish ... Aided UMES to a title at the Delaware State Open with a third place time of 21:15.19.
2010 Outdoor Season: Earned the gold medal in the 800m and 1500m at the MEAC Championships ... Season-bests: 400m (57.00 - Coppin State Eagle Twilight); 800m (2:07.13 - ECAC Championships); 1500m (4:37.37 - MEAC Championships) ... Member of the 4x800 relay that ran a 8:58.10 at Penn Relays and the 1600 Sprint Medley that ran a 4:03.44, also at Penn Relays ... Also competed at the Maryland Invitational, Wake Forest Open and Penn Invite.
2010 Indoor Season: Season-bests: 800m (2:10.42 - Penn State Nationals); 1 Mile (5:04.44 - MEAC Championships); 3000m (11:02.29 - MEAC Championships) ... Member of the 4x400 Relay that ran a 3:45.74 and the DMR that ran a 12:04.04 at the MEAC Championships.
2009 Cross Country Season: Was named the MEAC Women's Athlete of the Week on Oct. 21 ... Ran in six events ... Placed 43rd in the UMES Lid-Lifter Invitational with a time of 21:36.28 ... Finished 30th at the UMES Cappy Anderson Invitational in 20:11.42 ... Ran a 19:28.47 at the Delaware State Hornet Invitational, which was good for third place ... Was 8th overall and first for the Hawks at the Delaware Blue & Gold Invitational with a time of 19:24.64 ... Crossed fifth overall at the MEAC Championships at UMES with a season-best 18:51.24 ... Finished the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regionals, held at UMES, with a time of 24:14.
2009 Indoor Season: Ran a 2:12.13 at the Alex Wilson Invitational in the 800 meters ... Finished the mile in 5:26.58 at the Christopher Newport Invitational ... Ran a 10:52.57 in the 3000 meters at the MEAC Championships.
2009 Outdoor Season: Ran a 2:08.14 in the 800 meters at the Georgia Tech Invitational ... Ran a 4:44.18 in the 1500 meters and a 19:10.57 in the 5000 meters at the MEAC Championships ... Member of the 4x800 Relay team who broke the school record in 8:44.38 at the Florida Relays.
2008 Cross Country Season: Competed in six events ... Earned her top time of the season at the MEAC Championships at UMES ... Was 10th in the race in a time of 18:49.52 ... Ran 112th in the NCAA Mid- Atlantic Regional six-kilometer race ... Was a member of MEAC Championship team.
2007-2008 Season: Redshirted.
High School/Club: Participated in Track & Field at Central H.S. ... Was a 2006-2007 State Indoor Track Champion in the 500m and 800m ... High school team was the 1A-2A Maryland State Outdoor Track Champions.
Personal: Born July 26, 1988 in Liberia ... Daughter of Addo Davies and Roseline Davies ... Has two brothers, Addo S. Davies, Jr. and Adrian S. Davies ... Received Collegiate Honors her sophomore year.