Briana Roberts
Briana Roberts
Height: 5-6
Year: Junior
Hometown: Pennsauken, N.J.
High School: Pennsauken
Position: Distance

2018 Indoor: Ran a pair of mid-distance events during the indoor season… Had a season best in the 1,000m run at the Penn State Tune-Up with a time of 3:04.31 before turning in a season best at the America East Championships in the 800m run with a time of 2:17.51.

2018 Outdoor: Competed in the 800m and 1,500m runs during the outdoor season… Set a career best at the Bucknell Team Challenge in the 1,500m with a time of 4:44.45 before setting a career mark in the 800m at the America East Championships with a time of 2:13.11.

2016-17 Indoor: Ran in distance events, mostly the 800m and mile… Posted a team best time in the 1000m with a 3:01.77 at the 2017 Great Dane Classic… Competed in the 800m and posted her season’s best time with a 2:16.99 at the Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup.

2017 Outdoor: Competed in a trio of distance events… Ran a team best 4:46.69 in the 1500m at the America East Championships.

Background: The 2016 Athlete of the Year at Pennsauken High School… Set school records in both the 800 and 1600 meters and was the 2016 Sectional Group 3 champion… Earned First Team All-Conference multiple years… Named Emerging Elite Champions for 4 x 400 meter relay at 2015 New Balance Nationals (N.C.)… Earned four varsity letters in both track and field and basketball… Scored 963 points on the hardwood for the Indians… Served as class president in 2015-16 and is a member of the National Honor Society… Interested in a career in graphic design… Older sister, Dominique, competed in basketball and track & field at Rutgers-Newark… Lists favorite food as yams/sweet potatoes… Enjoys drawing, reading and photography… Daughter of Karen and LaMar Roberts.