Flames Home > Track and Field Home > Track and Field Roster > Roster Detail

Riley Brandon

Class: Senior
Position: Heptathlon
Height: 5-8

Previous School: Prince of Peace Christian School

Hometown: Carrollton, Texas

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
200 - 26.79
600 - 1:40.60 (Indoor)
800 - 2:16.99
60H - 9.25 (Indoor)
100H - 15.04
400H - 1:08.22
LJ - 17-7.5 (5.37m)
HJ - 5-6 (1.68m) (Indoor)
PV - 8-6.25 (2.60m) (Indoor)
SP - 36-6.75 (11.14m)
JAV - 125-3 (38.17m)
PENT - 3,532 (Indoor)
HEP - 4,926

Big South Individual Titles (2)
2014 Indoor Pentathlon
2014 Outdoor Heptathlon

All-Big South Honors (3)
2013 Outdoor Heptathlon - 3rd
2014 Indoor Pentathlon - 1st
2014 Outdoor Heptathlon - 1st

2014 Outdoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Captured her first Big South heptathlon title, while finishing fifth in the javelin and tying for seventh in the high jump
• Scored a personal-best 4,926 points for fourth place in the ECAC heptathlon final, moving into sixth place in Liberty annals and earning Big South Women's Field Athlete of the Week honors on May 23
• Her ECAC score (a personal best by 234 points) was aided by big personal-best marks in the long jump (17-7.5) and 800 (2:16.99).
• Bolstered her javelin personal best to 125-3 during the Liberty Collegiate Invitational heptathlon

2013-14 Indoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Big South pentathlon champion with 3,484 points, falling just 13 tallies shy of the meet record
• Boosted her pentathlon personal best to 3,528 points for fifth place at the ECAC meet, climbing to sixth place in program history
• High jumped a personal-best 5-6 during the Liberty Quad pentathlon and is now tied for fourth place on Liberty's all-time list

2013 Outdoor Track & Field (So.)
• Big South Presidential Honor Roll
• Earned her first All-Big South honor with a third-place heptathlon finish and a then personal-best score of 4,535 points
• Came in 13th in the ECAC heptathlon
• Liberty Collegiate Invitational heptathlon champion
• Placed sixth in the Big South high jump for the second year in a row

2012-13 Indoor Track & Field (So.)
• Scored a then personal-best 3,332 points for fourth place in the Big South pentathlon, moving into Liberty's all-time top 10
• Finished ninth in her ECAC pentathlon debut, with a score of 3,260
• High jumped 5-1 to tie for sixth place in the Big South final

2012 Outdoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Made the Big South Presidential Honor Roll as a freshman
• Scored a season-best 4,250 points to place fourth in the Big South heptathlon
• Also came in sixth in the Big South high jump final (season-best 5-5) and 15th in the 400 hurdles prelims

2011-12 Indoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Came in fourth in the pentathlon at the Big South meet, with a season-best score of 3,052

Prep
• Graduated from Prince of Peace Christian School
• Served as team captain for Prince of Peace's TAPPS Class 3A state track & field team championship as a senior in 2011
• At that meet, high jumped 5-2 to win the state title and anchored the 4 x 400 relay to first place in a meet-record time of 4:04.09
• Also ran on Prince of Peace's state championship-winning 4 x 400 relay team as a junior
• Played volleyball, helping her team reach the state semifinals as a junior and finish as the state runner-up during her senior year

Personal
• Daughter of George and Ruth Brandon
• Interdisciplinary studies major
• Birthday is Feb. 4