Aliyah Newman
Aliyah Newman
Year: So.
Hometown: Chesterfield, Va.
Events: Jumps

PERSONAL BESTS

Triple Jump- 12.14 meters

Long Jump- 5.30 meters 

2018: OUTDOOR

  • Placed first in the triple jump at the George Mason Spring Invititational posting a leap of 12.26m
  • Set a new personal best and earned first place at the A-10 Outdoor Championship after posting a leap of 12.79m in the triple jump
  • Finished fourth at the USF Bulls Invitational after recording a leap of 12.22m in the triple jump

2018: INDOOR

  • Placed first in the triple jump at the Father Diamond Invitational recording a leap of 11.84m
  • Earned a fourth place finish at the Towson Tiger Invitational posting a leap of 11.64m
  • Finished second at the A-10 Indoor Championship with a leap of 12.17m

PRIOR TO VCU

  • 2016-17 VHSL 6A Indoor All-State in triple jump
  • Was the regional runner-up in triple jump in 2017
  • Member of the 2017 VHSL 6A Conference 3 outdoor championship team

PERSONAL

  • Daughter of Samantha and Darin
  • Born: February 18, 1999
  • Siblings: Desiree
  • Major: Health & Physical Education
  • High school coach: Jamarri Price