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Amira Idris
Position: Sprints
Year: Junior
Hometown: Woodbridge, Va.
High School: C.D. Hylton
Major: Biomedical Engineering
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At Delaware: Indoor Track & Field - Third-year member of the Blue Hens who has earned two letters • school record holder in the long jump (40’6.75”). 2012-13 Season: Finished 13th in the triple jump at the ECAC Championships • won the long jump at the Delaware Invitational • member of the 4x200 meter relay team that finished in 1:43.48 • ran the 60 meters in 7.96, the best time by a Blue Hen during the season • finished the 200 meters in 26.21 • posted a season-best long jump of 18’2.25” and a season-best triple jump of 39’1.25”. 2011-12 Season: Won the triple jump at the New Balance Invitational with a school record mark of 40’6.75” • finished sixth in the triple jump at the ECAC Championships to earn All-East honors • won the long jump and triple jump at the Pyrah Invitational• recorded a season-best long jump of 18’8” at the John Covert Classic, the fourth longest in school history • member of the 4x200 meter relay team that finished in 1:42.96 at the New Balance Invitational • ran the 55 meters in 7.39 at the Pyrah Invitational and the 60 meters in 7.88 at the Delaware Invitational • completed the 200 meters in 25.60 at the New Balance Invitational.

Outdoor Track & Field - Third-year member of the Blue Hens who has earned two letters • school record holder in the triple jump (41’1”). 2013 Season: Named CAA Meet Outstanding Field Performer • CAA champion in the triple jump with a school-record mark of 41’1”, and finished second in the long jump with a mark of 19’4” • placed fifth in the long jump to earn All-East honors at the ECAC Championships • also was ninth at the ECACs and 38th at the NCAA East Regionals in the triple jump • member of the 4x100 meter relay team that won its event in 48.48 at the West Chester Invitational • earned the UD Team Memorial Award • member of the sprint medley relay team that finished in 4:19.23 at the Colonial Relays • ran the 100 meters in 12.87 and the 200 meters in 25.42 at the Shamrock Invitational. 2012 Season: Finished fourth at the CAA Championships with a school-record triple jump of 40’4.25” • also was 18th at the ECAC Championships in the triple jump • placed 16th in the 4x100 meter relay at the ECAC Championships • won the triple jump and the 4x100 meter relay at the Delaware Open • 4x100 meter relay posted a season-best time of 46.94 at the CAA Championships • posted a season-high long jump of 17’1.5” at the Navy Invitational.

High School: Four-year letterwinner on the indoor and outdoor track & field teams at C.D. Hylton • also played one year of soccer and golf • regional and district champion in the triple jump, long jump, and 4x100 meters • U.S. track and field triple jump champion • earned All-Region, All-District, and All-State honors • named Athlete of the Year in 2011 • Washington Post All-Met selection • member of the National Honor Society and Model United Nations • Principal’s Honor Roll student • magna cum-laude student.

Personal: Amira Idris • daughter of Ibrahim Idris • has two siblings, Abbas and Bashir • born in Lagos, Nigeria • biomedical engineering major at Delaware • lead mentor for Summer Engineering Experience in Washington, D.C. over the summer • volunteers with the African Foundation for Literacy and Innovation.

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