Athlete of The Month

November 11, 2020

Nia Christie has been selected as  USA Track & Field Connecticut Association Athlete of the Month for October.  Currently a senior on the indoor and outdoor teams at St. Joseph High School in Trumbull , she has been a member of our Association for over ten years.  Her strong performances in multiple events this Autumn speak for themselves:

Armory Trials #1, 10-3-2020, Washington Heights, New York, NY
55 meter hurdles – prelim 8.83
finals 8.86
800 meter run 2:53.53
Long Jump 17-04.75 (PR)

Armory Trials #2, 10-10-2020
55 meter hurdles – prelim 8.83
finals 8.84
200 meter dash 28.59
Triple Jump 36-01.25 (PR)

Rock Throws Invitational, 10-11-2020, Middletown, NY
Javelin 30.41 (PR)
Shot Put 9.2 (PR)

Armory Trials #3, 11-8-2020
55 meter hurdles – prelim 8.79
finals 8.69
300 meter dash 47.14
Long Jump 17-03.5

(One location for these results is

Beyond her Athletics accomplishments she is also a member of the National Honor Society, Student
Ambassador Club and VP of the Multicultural Club.  As well as a formidable competitor, Nia Christie is a person who gives us great hope for the future of our nation and the world.

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