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

Accolades: (2017-18 ) Earned America East Fall Commissioner’s Academic Honor Roll accolades... (2016-17) Earned America East Fall Commissioner’s Academic Honor Roll status.

 

2017: Selected as the team’s Most Valuable Athlete… Scored in all five meets and led the team in the Salty Dog Invitational and the America East Championships… The sophomore finished 26th of 92 competitors at the meet in Annapolis.

 

2016: UMBC’s top-performing freshman… Competed in all six meets, scored on three occasions as UMBC’s No. 5 finisher each time. 

 

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.