Camora Sanders
Camora Sanders
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Pompano Beach, Fla.
High School: Northeast
Events: Throws

PERSONAL BESTS
Shot Put: 14.54 meters
Discus: 46.41 meters

2017: OUTDOOR

  • Placed third and hit a new personal best in the shot put with a throw of 14.54 meters at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • Took fifth in the discus at the Atlantic 10 Championship with a throw of 45.67 meters.
  • Set a personal record in the discus at the Roadrunner Invitational, hitting a mark of 46.41 meters to place fourth in the event.
  • Placed first in the discus at the VCU Rams Invitational with a throw of 42.07 meters.

2017: INDOOR

  • Placed fourth in the shot put at the Atlantic 10 Championship with a throw of 14.31 meters.
  • Took eighth at the Atlantic 10 Championship in the weight throw with a toss of 15.14 meters, her personal best in the event.
  • Placed third in the shot put with a mark of 13.45 meters at the Darius Dixon Memorial Invitational.

2016: OUTDOOR

  • Placed fifth and set a personal record in the discus at the VCU Ram Invite, throwing 44.40 meters. 
  • Secured third place with a throw of 42.10 meters in the discus at the New Captain’s Classic. 
  • Placed fourth in the discus and shot put at the Atlantic 10 Championships, throwing 43.96 meters and 13.35 meters, respectively. 

2016: INDOOR

  • Placed fourth in the discus with a throw of 42.54 meters at the Akron Invitational. 
  • Placed eighth at the Atlantic 10 Championships in the shot put, throwing 12.82 meters. 

PRIOR TO VCU

  • First place in shot put against international competition at Golden South Invitational. 
  • 2014 discus Florida state champion 
  • 2015 shot put Florida state champion
  • Miami Herald First Team All-County athlete
  • Sun Sentinel First Team All-County athlete 

PERSONAL

  • Daughter of Carl and Sharon Sanders.
  • Born on Nov. 2, 1996.
  • Major: Psychology
  • Enjoys writing poetry.