Villanova won the Metro Team Challenge in New York on January 23, 2015.
On Caesar: A young member of the Villanova sprint group who demonstrated excellent progress during the course of her freshman season ... Top events were the 100 meters and the 200 meters outdoors ... Capable of being a consistent BIG EAST scorer in the sprints and can also help the team in the relays ... Should continue to gain experience during the coming year ... Ranks fourth (tied) in school history in the 100 meters with a personal best time of 11.95 ... That mark is tied for 10th-fastest overall in the Villanova record book. 2014-15 Indoor: Tallied an eighth place finish in the 60 meters at the BIG EAST Championships to score a team point and help Villanova repeat as the conference champions ... Recorded a personal best time of 7.79 in the preliminary heats of the 60 meters at the BIG EAST meet, and ranks seventh in school history in the event ... That time was good for fourth in her heat and eighth overall during the preliminaries ... Posted a time of 7.90 to finish eighth in the final ... Her personal best prior to the conference meet was 7.86 and came in a seventh place finish in the final at the Metro Team Challenge ... Had crossed the finish line in 7.88 in the preliminaries at that meet ... Finished with times of 7.87 at the Penn State National and 7.89 at the Gotham Cup ... Recorded a time of 7.90 at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational and opened the season with a third place finish and a time of 7.95 at the Jack Pyrah Invitational ... Ran four races in the 200 meters during the season and had a top time of 25.36 at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational ... Her other times included 25.68 at the Gotham Cup, 25.70 at the Metro Team Challenge and 26.15 at the Penn State National ... Competed in the 300 meters at the season-opening Jack Pyrah Invitational and came in 10th with a time of 42.29.
2014 Outdoor: Scored team points in both the 100 meters and the 200 meters at the BIG EAST Championships ... Established new personal bests in the finals of each event at the conference meet ... Placed sixth in the 200 meters at the BIG EAST meet and ran a personal top time of 24.90 in the final ... Came in third in her preliminary heat and seventh overall with a time of 25.13 to qualify for the final ... Earned a seventh place finish in the final of the 100 meters with a personal best time of 11.95 after standing sixth overall and third in her preliminary heat with a time of 12.16 ... Previously set a personal best time of 12.31 in the 100 meters at the Larry Ellis Invitational ... Also came in 19th in the 200 meters (25.55) at the Larry Ellis meet and ran the second leg of the 4x100 meter relay, which finished ninth with a time of 48.61 ... Opened the season by winning both the 100 meters (12.58) and the 200 meters (25.41) at the Philadelphia College Classic, where she also ran the second leg of the runner-up 4x100 relay (49.02) ... Posted a time of 12.59 in the 100 meters at the Raleigh Relays and finished 85th overall in the preliminaries ... Anchored the 4x100 relay at the Raleigh meet and Villanova finished 28th with a time of 49.02 ... Came in 20th in the preliminaries of the 100 meters at the Colonial Relays (12.69) and finished 29th in the 200 meters (25.78) ... Led off the sprint medley relay (200 meters) at the Colonial Relays and helped the Wildcats finish second in 4:03.14 ... Ran the second leg of the 4x100 relay at the Penn Relays and helped Villanova finish sixth in its heat and 45th overall in the preliminary heats with a season-best time of 47.66.
2013-14 Indoor: Competed in both the 60 meters and the 200 meters at the BIG EAST Championships ... Placed 11th in the preliminaries of the 200 meters with a season-best time of 25.62 and also finished 13th overall in the preliminary heats of the 60 meters in 7.98 ... Established a personal best time of 7.88 in the 60 meters at the Armory Collegiate Invitational, where she was 25th overall in the preliminaries of the College section ... Advanced to the final of the 60 meters at the Tiger Open and finished fourth with a time of 8.01 ... Tied for third place in the field in the preliminaries in 8.02 ... Also tied for 10th place in the 200 meters at the Tiger Open with a time of 26.57 ... Made her collegiate debut at the Jack Pyrah Invitational, where she placed sixth in the 60 meters (8.05) and 13th in the 300 meters (42.86) ... Placed 34th in the preliminaries of the 60 meters at the Gotham Cup (8.21) and also ran the second leg of the 4x400 meter relay which finished in fifth place with a time of 3:59.28 ... Finished 39th in the 60 meters (8.08) and 45th in the 200 meters (26.07) at the Great Dane Classic.
Port Jervis High School: State champion in the 55 meters as a junior and a senior ... In each of those seasons was also the Section 9 Class A champion in the 55 meters, as well as the Class B champion in both the 100 meters and the 200 meters ... Recorded a fifth place finish at the USA Track & Field Junior Olympic Region 1 championships ... Chosen as her school's Most Valuable Female Athlete as a senior and was selected as a 2013 Pound for Pound Athlete.
Personal: Born 8/26/95 ... One of three children of O'Neil and Edith Clarke ... Has two siblings, Dana and Kyla ... Undeclared major in the College of Liberal Arts.
55 Meters 7.44 High School 60 Meters 7.79 2015 BIG EAST Championships 100 Meters 11.95 2014 BIG EAST Championships 200 Meters 24.90 2014 BIG EAST Championships
BIG EAST TOP 8 FINISHES
200 Meters 6th 2014 Outdoor 100 Meters 7th 2014 Outdoor
60 Meters 8th 2015 Indoor
100 Meters 8th 2015 Outdoor