Francena McCorory

Track and Field

TwitterName: Francena McCorory
Sport: Track & Field
Discipline: 400m
Height: 5’7”
Current Residence: Hampton, Virginia
College: Hampton University '10

Olympic Experience:

  • 2012 Olympic Games, 7th in 400m final, gold in the 4x400m relay

Career Highlights:

  • Two-time USA Outdoor runner-up – 2010 (50.52); 2011 (50.49)
  • 2011 World Outdoor 4x400m gold medalist
  • 2010 NCAA Indoor (50.54) and Outdoor 400m champion (50.69)
  • 2009 NCAA Indoor champion, 400m
  • American indoor 400m record holder (50.54)

Fun Facts: Francena's 2010 record run won her second straight NCAA title competing for Hampton University ... McCorory has eight siblings ... She majored in psychology and plans to become a mortician and own several funeral homes

Learn more: 
USA Track & Field Bio

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