Amiaya Carey
Amiaya Carey
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fredricksburg, Va.
High School: Stafford
Events: High Jump

PERSONAL BESTS
High Jump: 1.65 meters

2017: OUTDOOR

  • Tied her high jump personal record of 1.65 meters at the Colonial Relays.
  • Placed second in the high jump at the VCU Ram Invitational.

2017: INDOOR

  • Placed eighth in the high jump at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • Placed seventh in the high jump at the Hokie Invitational.

2016: OUTDOOR

  • Secured a third-place finish in the high jump after jumping 1.63 meters at the Hampton University Invitational.
  • Placed fourth in the high jump, jumping 1.55 meters at the VCU Ram Invite.

2016: INDOOR

  • Placed seventh in the high jump at the Father Diamond Invitational, jumping 1.60 meters.

2015: OUTDOOR

  • Secured fifth-place finishes in the high jump at the VCU Ram Invite and the New Captain’s Classic by jumping 1.60 meters and 1.58 meters, respectively.
  • Placed sixth in the high jump at the Atlantic 10 Championships, jumping 1.65 meters.

2015: INDOOR

  • Placed fourth in the high jump at the Father Diamond Invitational, jumping 1.56 meters.
  • Earned a second-place finish and set a personal record in the high jump at the Liberty Open, jumping 1.65 meters.
  • Placed sixth in the high jump at the Atlantic 10 Championships, jumping 1.60 meters.

PRIOR TO VCU:

  • Won the high jump at the VHSL Group 6A Outdoor State Championships with a leap of 5-8
  • Was the runner-up at the VHSL 6A Indoor State Championships
  • Placed 10th at the New Balance Indoor Nationals in high jump
  • Placed 1st at Outdoor 6A State in the high jump

PERSONAL:

  • Dughter of Crystal George and Melvin Carey Jr.
  • Born: Nov. 25, 1995
  • Sibling(s): Andrew George, Adriona Payne, Devin Stowell, Jordan Stowell, and Thomas Carey
  • Major: Sociology
  • A member of the step team, newspaper, cheerleading, link crew and FBLA