Name: Christina Epps
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): Triple Jump
Height: 5-9
Weight: 145
DOB: 6/20/1991
Birthplace: Bronx, N.Y.
Hometown: Morristown, N.J.
High School: Morristown High School (Morristown, N.J.) ‘09
College: Coppin State University ‘13, Psychology
Coach(es): Alecia Shields-Gadson
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 15th (triple jump)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2016 – 10th
  • Years of participation: Outdoor – 2015; Indoor – 2016
  • Top finish: 10th – 2016
Other Career Highlights
  • 2015 Pan American Games, 7th
Personal: Daughter of George Nicholson and Beverly Epps-Blackwell...Daughter of George Nicholson and Beverly Epps-Blackwell…Has one brother, Phillip, and four sisters, Chante, Clarissa, Shamika and Tabitha...Serves as an academic advisor for Coppin State University athletics...Enjoys cooking and baking.