Portia Jones
Portia Jones
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Queens, N.Y.
High School: Peddie
Position: Hurdles

2010-11: Second team CoSIDA Academic All-America … New England Track Athlete of the Year (indoor & outdoor) … All-America in 55HH, 400m, 4x400 relay (indoor) and 100 HH, 200m, 4x100, 4x400 relay (outdoor) … New England Division III champion in 200m, 4x200 relay (indoor) and 200m, 4x100, 4x400 relay (outdoor) … NEWMAC champion in 200m and 4x100 relay … NCAA Division III All-Region in 55m, 400m (indoor) and 100 HH, 100m (outdoor) … All-New England in 60 HH, 200m (indoor) and 100m, 4x100, 4x400 relay (outdoor) … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … NEWMAC Track Athlete of the Week (4/11/11) … set MIT indoor record in 55m (7.37 seconds), 200m (24.40 seconds) and 4x200 relay (1:44.57) … set MIT outdoor record in 100m (12.02 seconds) and 4x100 relay (46.93 seconds) … recorded first-place finishes on 28 occasions throughout indoor and outdoor season … national runner-up in 55 HH, finishing 0.01 seconds behind national champion

Off the Track: Majoring in electrical engineering and computer science