Michelle Menkiti
Michelle Menkiti
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas
High School: The Village School
Position: Sprints
Major: Architecture

Collegiate Personal Bests
60m - 7.96 - MIT Indoor Rookie Record
200m - 25.31

100m - 12.11
200m - 24.81 - MIT Outdoor Rookie Record

2017-18: All-New England (Indoor - 200m, Outdoor - 200m)... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... USTFCCCA All-Academic Team... Competed in 15 meets... Was 13th at the NEICAAA Championship and fourth at the New England D3 Outdoor Championship in the 200 meters... Was third in the 4x100 at the NEWMAC Championship in 50.15... Picked up three wins in the outdoor season... Finished sixth in the 200 meters at the New England Indoor Championship in 26.28... Earned five event wins in the indoor season.

2016-17: New England All-Region (Indoor - 60m)... USTFCCCA All-Academic Team... NEWMAC Rookie of the Year... NEWMAC Champion (4x100)... NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference (100m and 200m)... NEWMAC Relay Team of the Week (Apr. 10 and Apr. 18)... Set MIT rookie records in the indoor 60m and the outdoor 100m and 200m competitions... Competed in 16 meets as a freshman... Was 10th in the 4x100 relay at the NEICAAA Outdoor Championship... Placed third in both the 100m and 200m events at the D3 New England Outdoor Championship and was also a member of the sixth-place 4x100 team... At the NEWMAC Championship, she was second in both the 100m and 200m and a member of the 4x100 team that was first in 47.80... Placed fifth in the 60m at the D3 New England Indoor Championship in 7.96 and seventh in the 200m in 26.18.

Off the Track at MIT: Majoring in architecture... Has interned at Zahner... UA Alumni Affairs Co-Chair.

High School: Ran track and played basketball at The Village School, where she was a varsity letter winner in both sports... In track and field, she was a 2015-2016 Academic All-State Selection... 2015-2016 Village Vikings Exemplary Athlete Award winner... 2012-2016 Village Vikings Four-Year Varsity Athlete.... Three-time Team MVP from 2012-2015... School record holder in both the 100 and 200... 2013-2014 Sportswoman of the Year... 2016 District Second Runner-Up in the 4x100m and 100m... 2016 District Runner-Up in the 200m... 2015 First Runner-Up in the 200m at the Texas State Championship, as well as Second Runner-Up in the 100m... 2015 Regional and District Champion in both the 100m and 200m... 2014 Texas State Champion in the 100m in 12.61 and the 200m in 25.77... 2014 Regional and District Champion in the 100m and 200m... Posted PR's of 12.42 in the 100 and 25.59 in the 200... In basketball, she was a three-time First Runner-Up for Best Rounder and two-time recipient of the Most Improved Award... Member of the National Honor Society and the National French Honor Society... IB Diploma Candidate and recipient... Varsity track and field team captain... Student Council member... Captain of Skald House... Assistant camp coach for the Village School Basketball Camp... Involved in the Computer Club, the Villager Newspaper, the Science Bowl Club/Team, the Ethics Bowl Team and the Village School Blue Key... Worked with Model United Nations, MIT Lemelson InvenTeam and the World Affairs Council of Houston.