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Emily Alexandru

Hurdles and Middle Distance
Position
Sophomore
Class
Trumbull, Conn.
Hometown
Trumbull High School
High School / Club
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Emily Alexandru - XC/Track - Virginia Cavaliers

TFRRS Profile (for PRs and full results)

2022 Outdoor
• Placed first in the 400m hurdles at the Virginia Open (1:01.99) and competed in the 4x400m

2022 Indoor
• Helped Virginia to a first place finish in the DMR (11:13.70) at the Hokie Invitational
• Competed in the 4x400m, 400, and 300 at the Hokie Invitational
• Clocked a PB 58.05 in the 400m at the Doc Hale VT Elite meet
• Competed in the 400m at the Darius Dixon Memorial Invitational
• Competed in the 4x400m at the Darius Dixon Memorial Invitational (3:46.61)
• Set a personal best in the 400m at the VT Challenge (56.58)
• Competed in the 400m at the ACC Indoor Championships

2021 Outdoor
• Did not compete in outdoor season
• Named to 2021 ACC Academic Honor Roll

2021 Indoor
• Did not compete

2020 Cross Country
• Did not compete in the fall regular season

Background
• Seven school records at Trumbull High School, including being a member of the school’s record setting indoor and outdoor 4x800m relay team, indoor 300m hurdles and three cross country records
• Eight-time All-Fairfield Country honoree
• Six-time All-State honoree
• Won a state title at the Connecticut indoor and outdoor track and field championships

Personal
• Undeclared
• Daughter of Olga Alexandru and Mihail Alexandru
• Mom swam at Ploesti Petroleum and Gas University while father competed at the school as a runner
• Trilingual