Virginia Kay Roberts
Virginia Kay Roberts
Height: 5'3"
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.
High School: Covenant Day
Events: Sprints
Major: Business (Sociology minor)

2019-20 (Junior): Competed in both indoor meets on the year... Was part of the 4x400 indoor relay team that set a program record and finished first with a time of 4:21.24 at the Sewanee Indoor Invitational (Feb. 14)... Posted a season-best time of 1:06.49 in the 400 meter event at the Sewanee Indoor Invitational (Feb. 14)

2018-19 (Sophomore): Competed in all indoor and outdoor meets on the year... Part of two program-record setting relay teams during the outdoor season... Helped set the 4x400 record time at 4:19.84 at the Berry Field Day Invitational... Was a part of the DMR team that broke program record at 12:50.57, and placed first, at the Emory Invitational... Held top times in the indoor 200 and 400 meter events, while being a part of relay teams in the 4x400 and DMR that set top season marks... Set a personal, and team-best time of the season, in the outdoor 200 meter at 28.51 at the USA South Championships... Also set a personal-best in the 400 meter at 1:03.88 at the Victor Icebreaker Duals

2017-18 (Freshman): Ran in three events during the indoor track season... Set the 4x400m school record with Sydney Fitch, Lilly Smith, and Michelann Settle at the Southern Indoor Challenge (Feb. 12), placing fourth with a time of 4:38.86... Set personal bests in the 200m and 400m at the Southern Indoor Challenge (Feb. 12) with times of 30.67 and 1:08.36 respectively... Ran in four events during the outdoor season... Set the school record in the 4x100m with Hannah Hennigh, Gracie Holbrook, and Abigail Wallace at the Mountain Laurel Invitational with a time of 54.12... Set personal records in the 200m, 400m and 4x400m with Hannah Hennigh, Lilly Smith, and Abigail Wallace at the Atlantic Independent Championships with times of 29.50, 1:05.99 and 4:27.18

High School: Attended Covenant Day School... Won the Christian Character Award... Won the Coaches' Award... Was a member of the National Honor Society... Was a member of Beta Club

Personal: Parents are Tim and Mary Roberts... Has five siblings, Mark, Mary Frances, Bradley, Carol Ann, Palmer... Favorite Bible verse is Hebrews 12:14... Majoring in business with a minor in sociology

Roberts' Personal Records:

Outdoor Track:
200m: 28.51 (USA South Championships, April 18-19, 2019)
400m: 1:03.88 (Victor Icebreaker Duals, March 2, 2019)
4x100: 54.12 - Hennigh, Holbrook, Wallace (Mountain Laurel Invitational, April 13, 2018)
4x400: 4:19.84 - Henry, Smith, Lipperd (Berry Field Day Invitational, April 12-13, 2019)
DMR: 12:50.57 - Henry, Lipperd, Smith (Emory Invitational, March 23, 2019)

Indoor Track:
200m: 29.94 (Tiger Indoor Invitational, Feb. 2, 2019)
400m: 1:05.06 (Southern Indoor Challenge, Feb. 11, 2019)
4x400: 4:21.24 - Carrillo, Henry, Lipperd (Sewanee Indoor Invitational; Feb. 14, 2020)
DMR: 12:49.18 - Lipperd, Smith, Henry (Southern Indoor Challenge, Feb. 11, 2019)