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Christina Mitchell

Class: R-Senior
Position: Heptathlon
Height: 5-8

Previous School: Liberty Christian Academy

Hometown: Monroe, Va.

2012 Outdoor Track & Field (R-Jr.)
• Won a pair of Big South titles, in the javelin and heptathlon
• Placed fifth in the heptathlon and 12th in the javelin at the ECAC meet
• Qualified for the NCAA Division I Preliminary Round meet in the javelin, where she placed 26th
• Broke the school javelin record twice, including a 146-1 heave at the Winthrop Twilight
• That performance earned Big South Women's Field Athlete of the Week honors on May 10.

2011-12 Indoor Track & Field (Sr.)
• Did not compete in any meets for Liberty and was redshirted

2011 Outdoor Track & Field (R-So.)
• Big South Presidential Honor Roll member
• Became the first Lady Flame ever to sweep the Big South and ECAC heptathlon crowns during the same year
• Scored a personal-best 4,968 points in the heptathlon at the Texas Relays, climbing to No. 5 in program history
• Placed third in the 400 hurdles, third in the javelin and tied for seventh in the high jump at the Big South Championship
• Helped Liberty break the shuttle hurdles relay school record with a 58.77 clocking at the Coastal Carolina Invitational
• Named Big South Women's Field Athlete of the Week on April 14

2010-11 Indoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Won her first three pentathlon competitions of the year, including the Big South title
• Scored a career-best 3,651 points to place third in the ECAC pentathlon final
• Came in sixth in the Big South high jump
• Earned two Big South Women's Field Athlete of the Week honors (Feb. 2 and March 10)

2010 Outdoor Track & Field (R-Fr.)
• Made the Big South Presidential Honor Roll
• At the Big South meet, she placed second in the heptathlon, fifth in the 400 hurdles, seventh in the javelin and tied for seventh in the high jump.
• Posted a fifth-place finish in the ECAC heptathlon

2009-10 Indoor Track & Field (So.)
• Her season was cut short by injury.
• Before her injury, she placed second in the pentathlon at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup and high jumped 5-5 twice.

2009 Outdoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Only competed in one meet, the Coastal Carolina/Asics Invitational, before suffering a season-ending injury
• Awarded a medical redshirt

2008-09 Indoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Big South high jump champion as a freshman, with a leap of 5-5
• Scored 3,361 points during her first try at the pentathlon, placing as the Liberty Quad runner-up

Prep
• Graduated from Liberty Christian Academy
• Won the state 300 hurdles title as a senior, helping her team capture the state championship
• Clocked a time of 43.56 in the 300 hurdles to win the 2005 Carifta Games title for Jamaica
• Top high school marks included 5-4 in the high jump and 17-5 in the long jump
• Also a standout performer in basketball

Personal
• Kinesiology major, specializing in exercise science
• Birthday is Feb. 2

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
200 – 26.03
400 - 1:01.30
800 – 2:28.55 (indoor)
55H – 8.61 (indoor)
60H – 9.07 (indoor)
100H – 14.70
400H – 1:02.79
LJ – 18-0.25 (5.49m)
TJ – 35-3 (10.74m) (indoor)
HJ – 5-5.25 (1.66m) (indoor)
SP – 39-1 (11.91m) (indoor)
JAV – 152-9 (46.57m) (School Record)
PENT – 3,651 (indoor)
HEP – 4,968

ECAC Individual Title (1)
2011 Outdoor Heptathlon

Big South Individual Titles (7)
2009 Indoor High Jump
2011 Indoor Pentathlon
2011 Outdoor Heptathlon
2012 Outdoor Javelin
2012 Outdoor Heptathlon
2013 Outdoor Javelin
2013 Outdoor Heptathlon

All-Big South Honors (11)
2009 Indoor High Jump – 1st
2010 Outdoor Heptathlon – 2nd
2011 Indoor Pentathlon – 1st
2011 Outdoor Heptathlon - 1st
2011 Outdoor 400 Hurdles - 3rd
2011 Outdoor Javelin - 3rd
2012 Outdoor Javelin - 1st
2012 Outdoor Heptathlon - 1st
2013 Indoor Pentathlon - 2nd
2013 Outdoor Javelin - 1st
2013 Outdoor Heptathlon - 1st