NAME: Shauniece Steele
COACH’S QUOTE -- “Shauniece has an outstanding work ethic and a drive to be the best.” -- Karl Kauffman, Track Coach
SCHOOL: Walnut Hills High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2010
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Winning Nationals in 2008
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5’3”-126 lbs.
RESIDENCE: College Hill
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: “My aunt Angela”
FUTURE GOAL: Run in Olympics, be a physical therapist
All-American Shauniece Steele is a track record-breaker, Ohio state champion and reigning FAVC Cardinal Runner of the Year. At the 2007 Ohio Indoor Track Championships, she set a school–record 25.64
in the 200 run, and was on the state-winning 1,600 relay team. At the 2008 Nike Track Outdoor Nationals, Shauniece was on the national champion 800-meter sprint medley team (1:44.10, Cincinnati record, 2nd fastest time in Ohio history.) As a sophomore, Shauniece was on the Ohio state champion 800 relay (1:38.60, Cincinnati record) and 1,600 relay (3:45.89, Ohio record) teams, and was named the local Women’s Sports Association’s Cincinnati/NKY Track Runner of the Year. Last season, she was regional champ in the 100 and 200 sprints, and was named 1st team all-city. Shauniece also played 3 years of volleyball for the Lady Eagles. Active in community service, her favorite athlete is Lolo Jones, favorite entertainer is Lil Wayne and most like to meet is Drake.
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