At Delaware: Indoor Track & Field – Second-year member of the Blue Hens who has earned one letter. 2012-13 Season: Finished 22nd in the distance medley relay and qualified in the 4x400 meter relay at the ECAC Championships • won the 500 meters in the Thomson Invitational and the distance medley relay at the Maryland Invitational • member of the 4x800 meter relay team that finished in 9:46.37 and the distance medley relay team that finished in 12:05.94 • her 500 meters time of 1:17.28 was the best by a Blue Hen on the season • ran the 800 meters in 2:18.37.
Outdoor Track & Field – Second-year member of the Blue Hens who has earned one letter. 2013 Season: Member of the 4x400 meter relay that finished in 4:00.39 at the Towson Invitational and the 4x800 meter relay team that finished in 9:20.40 at the Colonial Relays • ran the 400 meters in 59.94 at the VCU Invitational and the 800 meters in 2:16.0 at the Colonial Relays.
High School: Four-year member of Cape Henlopen High School track and field team • was a sprinter and ran middle distance • earned eight letters in indoor and outdoor track and field • school record holder in the 4x800, 4x400, 800 meters, 500 meters and 400 meters • four-time Penn Relay medalist in the 4x400 • 4x200 state champion in 2008, and 800 meters state champion in 2010 and 2012.
Personal: Shanel Victoria Dickens • born on September 2, 1994 • daughter of Sheron Dickens • has six siblings: Delino, Shay’on, Konnasia, Torrin, Eduardo Jr. and Daniel • exercise science major at Delaware • works at First State Community Action Agency during the summer • enjoys listening to music and dancing during her free time.