Carmiesha Cox
Carmiesha Cox

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Nassau, Bahamas

High School:
Aquinas College HS

Height:
5-6

Event:
Sprints/Hurdles

Birthdate:
05/16/1995



2014: Competed in two indoor and eleven outdoor meets, including the Big Ten Outdoor Championships ... placed second in the 200m at the Purdue/IU Duals ... finished 13th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the 200m with a time of 24.73 ... took fourth at the Dave Rankin Invite in the 100m with a time of 12.08 ... PR in the 200m is 24.48.

High School: Specializes in 100m and 200m dashes ... three-time participant in the CARIFTA Championships ... three time 4x100m champion ... World Youth Participant and Junior Pan-Am 4x100m champion sophomore year ... has personal record of 11.48 seconds in the 100m dash and 23.43 seconds in the 200m dash ... joined Bahamian national and Purdue teammate Devynn Charlton to complete a 1-2 Bahamian sweep in 100m dash at 2013 CARIFTA Championships.

Personal: Carmiesha Arecta Anna Cox was born in Nassau, Bahamas, to parents Dwight and Carmin Cox on May 16, 1995 ... has three brothers, Tehran, Dwight and Dalano, and one sister, Teneel ... enjoys listening to music, spending time with friends and family and shopping ... is majoring in Business Management ... chose Purdue because of its great academics and coaching.