Atiya Spaulding
Atiya Spaulding
Year: Junior
Hometown: Chesapeake, Ohio
High School: Chesapeake High School
Events: Jumps

2016-17 Season
Outdoor: Opened the outdoor season at the UNCW Seahawk Invitational finishing the 200m with a time of 28.72, a season-best in the 100m hurdles with a time of 20.12, the high jump jumping 1.45m, and the javelin throwing a 27.25m… Recorded a season-best in the 100m at the Ohio Cherry Blossom Invitational with a time of 13.79… Recorded a season-best in the 200m and in the 400m at the 2017 WKU Hilltopper Relays with a time of 28.21, and 1:08.43, respectively and in the high jump where she reached 1.55m… Recorded a season-best in the 400m hurdles at the Ohio Cherry Blossom Invitational with a time of 1:21.18, in the 4x400m relay at the Bill Webb & Bob Davidson Spring Kick-Off with a time of 4:16.22, in the long jump at the Denison Big Red Invitational reaching 4.30m… Recorded two season-bests at the Charlotte Invitational in the shot put with a throw of 12.24m and in the javelin with a throw of 31.30m.
Indoor: Made her freshman debut at the Marshall Opener finishing the 200m with a season-best time of 28.04, the high jump reaching a season-best height of 1.53m, and the shot put throwing an 11.03m… Recorded a season-best throw in the shot put at the Ohio State University Tune-up with a throw reaching 11.85m.

Prior to Ohio: Attended Chesapeake High School in Chesapeake, Ohio.

Personal: Daughter of Israel Spaulding and Shelley Ransbottom… Has one sister, Shai… Lists favorite athlete as Lolo Jones… Enjoys singing and dancing… Plans to major in nursing.