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Shamoya McNeil

Shamoya McNeil

Jumps | Jr. | 5-5 | Portland, Jamaica | Titchfield

2016-17 (Junior)

Indoor Season
  • Named WVU Student-Athlete of the Week (2/6/17)
  • Earned All-Big 12 honors for placing sixth in the triple jump, leaping 12.59 meters at the Big 12 Championship
  • Won the triple jump gold division title at the Akron Invitational with an indoor career-best mark of 12.93 meters, the second best in WVU indoor history
  • Claimed the victory in the triple jump, leaping 12.62 meters at the Marshall Invitational
  • Runner-up finish in the triple jump with a mark of 12.65 meters at the PSU National Open

2015-16 (Sophomore)

Outdoor Season
  • Academic All-Big 12 First Team
  • USTFCCCA All-Academic First Team
  • Qualified for the NCAA East Prelims in the triple jump, placing 30th overall with a mark of 12.55 meters
  • Earned All-Big 12 for her sixth-place performance in the triple jump at the Big 12 Championship, marking 12.67 meters, the fourth-best mark in WVU outdoor history at the Big 12 Championship
  • Jumped a career-best and WVU’s third-best outdoor mark of 12.76 meters at the Texas Relays
  • Long jumped a career-best mark of 5.80 meters, placing third at the Bison Outdoor Classic
  • Placed fifth in the triple jump with a mark of 12.60 meters at the Penn Relays
  • Finished in sixth place in the triple jump invite, leaping 12.52 meters at the Virginia Challenge
  • Took 13th in the long jump with a leap of 5.67 meters at the Big 12 Championship
  • Placed 33rd in the 100-meter dash with a time of 12.96 at the Bison Outdoor Classic
  • Placed 50th in the 100-meter dash prelims with a career-best time of 12.80 at the Wake Forest Open
Indoor Season
  • All-Big 12 honors in the triple jump for placing fifth with an overall career-best mark and the second best in WVU history of 12.82 meters at the Big 12 Championship
  • Won the triple jump title with a mark of 12.39 meters at the High Point Team Challenge
  • Took second I the triple jump, leaping 12.56 meters, the fifth best in WVU history at the Akron Invite
  • Placed second in the triple jump with the third-best mark in history of 12.72 meters at the PSU National Invitational
  • Third-place finish in the triple jump, jumping 12.39 meters at the Nittany Lion Challenge

2014-15 (Freshman)

Outdoor Season
  • Recorded a career best, placing fourth in the triple jump at the Big 12 Championship with a mark of 12.81 meters, while finishing second in the event overall among all freshmen
  • Sixth-place finish in the triple jump, marking 12.38 meters at the Penn Relays
  • Took second in the triple jump (12.39 meters) at the Mason Spring Invite
  • Placed first, jumping 11.93 meters in the triple jump at the Ohio Cherry Blossom
  • Finished first in the triple jump with a 12.51-meter mark at the Virginia Challenge, recording one of the top three-best jumps in program history
  • Placed first in the triple jump, leaping 11.93 meters at the Ohio Cherry Blossom Invitational
  • Competed in the 100-meter dash, finishing fourth in 13.25 meters at the Ohio Cherry Blossom Invitational
  • Placed 35th in the 400-meter dash with a time of 1:03.03 at the UNF Spring Break Invitational
Indoor Season
  • Finished in eighth place in the triple jump, leaping 12.06 meters at the Big 12 Indoor Championship
  • Jumped to a ninth-place finish in the triple jump (11.93m) at the SPIRE Invite
  • Placed fifth in the triple jump (12.08m) at the Akron Invite
  • First place in the triple jump (11.77m) at the WVU Invite
  • Took 17th place in the long jump, marking 4.99 meters at the PSU Relays
  • Placed seventh in the preliminary session in the 60-meter event (8.36) at the Marty Pushkin Classic

High School

  • Attended Titchfield High and St. Jago High in Jamaica
  • Personal-best mark of 40-5.5 in the triple jump at the 2013 ISSA Boys & Girls Championships, placing fourth
  • Placed fifth at the JAAA Carifta Trials 2013 with a mark of 40-4.25 in the triple jump
  • Ran a personal-best time of 1:05.89 in the 400-meter hurdles at the Youngster GoldSmith Classics, finishing 10th
  • Jumped a personal-best mark of 16-7.25 in the long jump at the Jamaica College Invitational, placing eighth

Personal

  • Daughter of Leroy McNeil and Barbara Whyte
  • Has one brother
  • Birthday is November 14
  • Majoring in occupational therapy
  • Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
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