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FAITH REIN
  • Sprints
  • Junior (Soph.-- Outdoors)
  • Clifton, Va. (Centreville HS)

CAREER VICTORIES: 11

COLLEGIATE BESTS
INDOOR

400m: 53.07 - 2002 SEC Championships, Fayetteville, Ark.
OUTDOOR
200m: 23.85 - 2001 Gator Twi-Light, Gainesville, Fla.
400m: 52.43 - 2002 Sun Angel Classic, Tempe, Ariz.

HONORS: (Three-time All-American, One time All-SEC, One-Time SEC Academic Honor Roll) 2002 SEC Academic Honor Roll; 2001 NCAA Indoor All-America - DMR; 2001 NCAA Outdoor All-America - 4x400m Relay; 2000 NCAA Indoor All-American - 4x400m Relay; 2000 SEC Indoor Champion - 4x400m Relay.

2002 AS A JUNIOR: Bests of 52.43 (400m)... Competed in nine meets (five outdoors, four indoors)... Seventh in the finals of the SEC Championships 400m with a time of 54.25... Ran on the provisional qualifying 4x100m relay team at the SEC Championships, second leg... Personal best and NCAA qualifier of 52.43 at the Sun Angel Classic, second overall... All-America honors for the DMR (11:24.34) at the NCAA Championships... Third in the 400m preliminaries (53.52) at the NCAA Championships... Set a personal best and a NCAA automatic qualifying mark in the 400m (53.07) at the SEC Championships... Provisionally qualified for the NCAA Championships in the 400m at the Virginia Tech Invitational...Second at the Florida Intercollegiates in the 400m (54.48).

2001 AS A SOPHOMORE: Bests of 23.85 (200m) and 52.70 (400m)... Competed in 12 meets (four indoors, eight outdoors)... Earned All-America with the 4x400m relay, finishing fifth... Ran a personal best of 52.70 in the 400m at the semifinals of the 400m at the NCAA Championships, did not advance... Fourth in the finals of the 400m at the SEC Championships with a personal best and an NCAA Provisional qualifying time of 52.90... Anchored the 4x400m relay at the Penn Relays (with A. Robinson, Benjamin and Allen)... Ran the third leg of the winning sprint medley relay team (A. Robinson, Benjamin and Merten)... Fifth in the 200m at the Gator Twi-Light... First in the 400m at the Gator Twi-Light with a provisional qualifier and personal best of 53.08... Won the UTEP Invitational with a time of 53.89... First at the Florida Challenge with a time of 54.00... Anchored the winning and automatic qualifying 4x400m relay team at the Florida Relays (3:32.74 with A. Robinson, Benjamin and Allen)... Second overall with a personal best and improved provisional qualifying time of 53.22 in the 400m at the SEC Indoor Championships... Ran the anchor leg of the second-place 4x400m relay team at the SEC Indoor Championships (3:34.18)... Ran the second leg of the provisional qualifying distance medley relay team at the Tyson Invitational (with Kamille Bratton, Allen and Merten... Third in the 400m at the Gator Invitational with a time of 55.12... Ran the anchor leg of the provisionally qualifying 4x400m relay team (with Benjamin, Thompson and A. Robinson)... Earned her first victory of the season in the 400m (55.00b) at the SEC Quad in Arkansas... Ran the anchor leg of the winning 4x400m relay team (with Benjamin, Thompson and A. Robinson) at the SEC Quad in Arkansas... Finished third in the 400m at the Florida Intercollegiates with a time of 55.87.

2001 Wins (4): (i) SEC Quad 400m (55.00b); (o) Gator Twi-Light 400m (53.08, UTEP Invitational 400m (53.89), Florida Challenge 400m (54.00).

2000 AS A FRESHMAN: Best of 53.51 in the 400m... Competed in nine meets (Seven Indoors, Two Outdoors)... Right quad strain kept her out of most of the outdoor season... Florida Relays champion with the 1600m sprint medley relay (Third leg with Wright, Brown-Moore and Grizzle) 3:46.20; second with the 4x100m relay (Anchor leg with T. Robinson, Brown-Moore and Wright), 44.61... Provisionally qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the 4x400m Relay (3:38.89)... NCAA Indoor All-American (fourth place) in the 4x400m Relay (Leadoff leg with A. Robinson, Evans and Brown-Moore), 3:34.65b... Indoor SEC Champion, 4x400m Relay (Leadoff leg with A. Robinson, Evans and Brown-Moore), 3:35.40; fifth in the 400m, 53.67b... Automatically qualified for the NCAA Indoors in the 4x400m (3:35.40)... Provisionally qualified for the NCAA Indoor Championships in the 400m (53.51b).

2000 WINS (7): (i) Florida Intercollegiates (1/16) 4x400m (2): 3:40.63; Gator Invitational (2/6) 400m: 54.08, 4x400m 3:38.94; PSU Qualifier (2/12) 400m: 53.51b, 4x400m (1): 3:36.82b; SEC Indoor Championships (2/27) 4x400m (1): 3:35.40; (o) Florida Relays (3/24) 1600m SMR (3): 3:46.20; SEC Quad (4/1) 4x400m (1): 3:38.89.

PRIOR TO FLORIDA: 1999 Track and Field News High School All-American in the 400m... Fourth in the USATF Junior National Championships 400m in 1999 (53.90) as well as in 1998 (53.67)... Qualified and made the American Junior Pan American games squad to run with the 4x400m team... Won the 1999 National Scholastic 400m (53.77) championship in Raleigh, N.C.... Centreville High MVP both indoors and out from 1997 to 1999... Washington Post all-metropolitan team indoors and outdoors in both 1998 and 1999... Army Reserve Scholar Athlete Award in 1999... Centreville High finished as the Virginia state team runners-up in 1998 both indoors and out... Won the 1998 Virginia AAA Regional and Concorde district championships... Also a member of the AC Milan Virginia State Cup championships soccer team... Has bests of 7.05 (55m), 12.03 (100m), 24.04 (200m) and 53.36 (400m).

PERSONAL: Has played piano for eight years and played soccer for 11.. Daughter of Richard and Gloria Rein... Born Faith Davida Adjowa Rein on April 7, 1981 in Fairfax, Virginia... She has a brother named Gabe and a sister named Shanelle... Also considered Stanford, Texas and Clemson.

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