Niema Eaves
Niema Eaves
Height: 5-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Owings Mills, Md.
High School: Western Tech High School
Position: Mid-Distance



800m Indoor 2:23.28

800m Outdoor 2:19.48

1000m Indoor 3:03.13

1600m Outdoor 5:17.15

1500m Outdoor 4:59.07

Mile Indoor 5:24.25




  • Finished 10th at the New Captain's Classic in the 800-meters with a season-best time of 2:25.57.
  • Placed eighth in the 800-meter race at the Ram Invite with a time of 2:26.16

PERSONAL: Comes to VCU from Western Tech High School where she ran cross country and track under head coach Shedrick Elliot … also played softball for one season … best team accomplishment was winning two Girls 1A Indoor State Championships in back-to-back years … best individual accomplishment was winning three gold medals and one bronze at the state championship meet her senior season … majoring in mass communication … plans to pursue a career in broadcast journalism following graduation