Porshe Giddings Athlete Profile

Porshe Giddings

Porshe Giddings
Position: Sprints Height: 5-3 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2010-2011 Hometown: East Orange, NJ Last School: Northeastern University

Personal

  • Born in Orange, New Jersey
  • Parents are Rickford Hinds and Collette Morris-Hinds
  • Majoring in broadcast journalism
  • Enjoys dancing, writing and spending time with family

Before BYU

  • Prepped at East Orange Campus High School and Northeastern University
  • Three-time high school All-American (800m medley relay, 4x400m relay and 4x200m relay)
  • High school record holder in the 100m, 200m and 400m
  • Northeastern record holder in the 60m dash (7.49) and 100m dash (11.57)
  • Colonial Athletic Association conference 100m record holder (11.57)
  • New England Outdoor champion in the 100m (11.83)

Summary

  • Honorable Mention All-American (100m 2011) 
  • All-MWC (Outdoor 100m 2010; Indoor 60m, 200m, 4x400m 2011; Outdoor 4x100m, 4x400m 2011)

Other College

  • Northeastern University (Boston, Massachusetts)

Stats

PERSONAL BESTS: 55m- 6.99; 60m- 7.49; 100m- 11.57; 200m- 23.87


2010 | Junior Year

Indoor:

  • Began BYU career with a 7.56 60m dash at the BYU Indoor Invitational, placing second
  • Competed at the Cherry and Silver Invitational in the 60m (7.69) and 200m (24.94)
  • Placed second at the Bronco Invitational in the 60m (7.66) and 200m (24.81)
  • Finished third in the 60m (7.61) at Air Force
  • Competed at the MWC Indoor Championships, taking eighth in the 60m (7.71) and fifth in the 200m (24.32)

Outdoor:

  • Started outdoor at the Stanford Invitational, competing in the 100m (12.00) and 200m (25.06)
  • Competed at the Sun Angel Classic, finishing fourth in the 100m (11.75) and eighth in the 200m (24.47)
  • Placed second at the Robison Invitational in the 100m (11.87) and fourth in the 200m (28.18)
  • Finished third in the 100m (11.82) and sixth in the 200m (24.62) at the MWC Outdoor Championships
  • Competed at the NCAA West Preliminary, finishing 38th in the 100m (12.03) and 26th in the 200m (24.23)

2011 | Senior Year

Indoor:

  • Opened the season with four event wins, including the 60m at the BYU Indoor Invitational (7.56) and the 60m (7.54), 200m (24.71) and 4x400m (3:57.63) at the Snake River Open
  • Took first in the 60m (7.64) and 200m (24.23) at the Jacksons Invitational
  • Competed at the MWC Indoor Championships and finished third in the 60m (7.49), third in the 200m (23.87) and second in the 4x400m (3:42.28)

Outdoor:

  • Competed on the winning 4x100m team at the UVU Invitational (45.21)
  • Finished third in the 100m (11.77) and 200m (24.23) at the Trojan Tri-Meet
  • Placed first in the 200m (24.06) and 400m (55.01) at the Mark Faldmo Invitational
  • Placed first in the 100m (11.84) and 4x100m (45.80) at the Robison Invitational
  • Earned first place at the BYU Twilight Meet in the 100m (11.60) and 200m (24.08)
  • Competed in four events at the MWC Outdoor Championships and placed fourth in the 100m (11.88) and 200m (24.32) while placing third in the 4x400m (3:40.75) and second in the 4x100m (45.47)
  • Earned Honorable Mention All-America honors for her performance in the 100m (11.80) at the NCAA National Championships