2016-17: Competed in three indoor and two outdoor events as a sophomore ... Helped ETSU finish third in the Buccaneer Track & Field Invitational 4x400 event with a 3:58.29 time, placing ahead of nine other teams in the process.

2015-16: Competed in three indoor meets and five outdoor meets ... a part of the 4x100 meter relay team that finished third at the Benyon Sports Surfaces Catamount Classic with a time of 46.12 ... helped 4x400 meter relay finish third at the SoCon Outdoor Championships

Prior to ETSU: Four-year letterwinner at Westlake High School in Georgia ... helped lead team to three GHSA Class 6-A State championships ... honored as a Junior Olympian ... named a Hershey All-American ... personal bests in the 100M (12:32), 200M (25.02) and 400M (59.22).

Personal: Born Sept. 5, 1997 ... daughter of Michael and Le'Aqua Shoates ... father ran track at Bethune-Cookman ... majoring in early childhood development.