Paris Peoples

Jr/So | 5-9 | Sprints | Oakland Gardens, N.Y. | Benjamin N. Cardozo HS

Sophomore (2020)
Indoors: Finished eighth in the 400m at the SEC Indoor Championships with a time of 53.13 after setting an indoor best of 53.03 in the prelims to secure the final spot for the final … Also ran first leg (53.96) on fourth place 4×400 relay, which ran a U.S. leading time of 3:32.24 … Opened indoor campaign with a pair of victories in 400m (54.29) and 4×400 relay (3:46.58) at Arkansas Invitational … Repeated the double victory in the Red Raider Invitational, setting a then indoor career best of 53.69 to win the 400m and ran on 3:38.16 4×400 relay … Improved her 400m time to 53.47 in placing fifth at Razorback Invitational as 4×400 relay placed second in 3:33.45 … Finished 10th in 400m (53.94) and second in 4×400 relay (3:34.87) at Tyson Invitational, anchoring with a 53.58 split … Placed fifth in 400m (53.88) and first in 4×400 relay (3:32.63) at Arkansas Qualifier, splitting 53.47 on first leg.

Freshman (2019)
Competed in 16 meets… SEC Champion in the DMR… SEC Champion in the 4-x-400-meter relay… Recorded a lifetime-best of 24.08 in the 200-meters at the National Relay Championships… Set a lifetime-best of 52.79 at the NCAA West Prelims… Finished sixth in the 400-meters at the USATF U20 Championships…

High School
Letter winner for coach Sean Phillips at Benjamin N. Cardozo High School in Queens, N.Y…. Three-time state champion, 2x 400-meter champion, 1x 600-meter champion… 3x PSAL 600-meter champion… PSAL Wingate Award (2018 Outdoor)… PSAL Outdoor MVP (2018)… N.Y. No. 15 All-Time 400-meter… Holds PRs of 53.68 (400-meters), 1:30.59 (600-meters), 2:10.75 (800-meters), 39.83 (300-meters)… 2015 New Balance Nationals All-American (second-place in the 4-x-400-meters)…

Personal
Born May 27, 2000… Daughter of Kimberly Jordan… Majoring in Business Law