Women's Track

Shantia Moss
Shantia Moss

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tamarac, Fla.

High School:
Pompano

Height:
5-8

Event:
Hurdles

Birthdate:
10/27/1985



2007 National Champion in 60-meter hurdles * Four-time NCAA Qualifier in the Sprint Hurdles * All-American in the 100m HH (2006) * All-American in 60m Hurdles (2007, '08)

In 2007-08: Earned second All-American honor in the 100-meter hurdles at the 2008 NCAA Outdoor Championships ... Placed third at the NCAA meet with a time of 13.15 ... Clocked a personal-best time pf 12.96 in the 100-meter hurdles in the prelim round at the NCAA Outdoor Championships (6/11) ... Finished third in the 100m hurdles at the NCAA East Region Championships with a time of 13.09 to earn All-East Region honors ... Earned All-ACC honors in the 100m hurdles with a third-place finish in a time of 13.09 at the ACC Outdoor Championships (4/17) ... Clocked a personal-best time of 11.95 in the 100-meter dash for a 10th-place finish at the ACC Outdoor meet ... Earned All-American honors in the 60m hurdle after crossing the line fourth in the finals with a season-best time of 8.08 ... Finished third in the 60m hurdles at the ACC Indoor Championships to garner All-ACC honors with a time of 8.19.

In 2006-07: National Indoor Champion in the 60m hurdles with a school record, personal-best time of 7.98 at the NCAA Indoor Championships in Fayetteville, Ark. ... Garnered All-America and All-ACC honors for the indoor season in the 60m hurdles ... Finished the outdoor season as an All-ACC selection in the 100m high hurdles and 4x100m relay ... Finished fourth at the NCAA East Region Outdoor Championships in the 100m hurdles with a time of 13.16, earning her a spot at the 2007 NCAA Division I Outddor Championships in Sacramento, Calif. ... An ACC Champion in the 60 meter hurdles winning with a mark of 8.03 at the ACC Indoor Championships ... Ran a team-best, NCAA provisional qualifying mark of 7.60 in the 55m hurdles at the Diet Pepsi Indoor Invitational (1/27) ... Ran the first leg on Tech's 4x100m relay team that claimed first place at the ACC Outdoor Championships with a team-best, track record, NCAA Region qualifying mark of 44.33 ... Clocked a then lifetime-best, NCAA region qualifying mark of 12.83 in the 100m high hurdles at the ACC Outdoor Championships, finishing second.

In 2005-06: Won first ACC title in the 100-meter high hurdles with a time of 13.18 at the ACC Outdoor Championships ... Qualified for her second consecutive NCAA Outdoor Championships in the 100m hurdles with a personal-record time of 13.12 at the NCAA East Region Championships, finishing in fourth place ... Garnered All-America honors in the sprint hurdles at the NCAA meet, finishing 10th with a time of 13.18 ... Led off the ACC champion 4x100m relay team at the outdoor ACC meet, finishing with a time of 44.41 ... Helped the Tech 4x100m relay team finish fourth at the NCAA East Region meet with a season-best time of 44.02, qualifying for the outdoor national championships ... Ran the first leg of the sprint relay team that finished ninth at the outdoor NCAA meet ... Clocked a season-best time of 12.05 in the 100-meter dash at the outdoor ACC meet ... Qualified for the NCAA Indoor Championships in the 60m hurdles, finishing 10th with a personal-record time of 8.19 ... Garnered All-ACC honors in the sprint hurdles, finishing third at the ACC Indoor Championships with a time of 8.22 ... Posted a personal-best time of 7.59 in the 55m hurdles at the Florida Fast Times Qualifier.

In 2004-05: Ran a personal-record time of 13.37 in the prelims of the 100m hurdles at the NCAA East Region Championships, finishing sixth in the finals ... Selected to the outdoor NCAA Championships in the sprint hurdles ... Advanced to the semifinals of the 100m hurdles at the NCAA meet, finishing 13th with a time of 13.44 ... Garnered All-ACC honors at the outdoor ACC Championships in the 100m hurdles (13.39) with a runner-up finish ... Ran a leg of the Shuttle Hurdle Relay that set a new Tech record with a time of 53.70 at the Penn Relays ... Tallied a first-place finish in the 100m hurdles at the Clemson Invitational with a time of 13.53 ... Finished fourth at the Yellow Jacket Invitational in the 100m hurdles with a time of 13.39 ... Earned All-ACC honors with a third-place finish in the 60m hurdles at the indoor ACC Championships (8.34) ... Clocked a personal-record time of 8.28 at the Alex Wilson Invitational ... Tallied runner-up finish in the 60m hurdles at the Meyo Invitational (8.32) ... Ranked second on the Tech squad for the indoor season in the 60m hurdles and third for the outdoor season in the 100m hurdles.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in track under coach Matt Love ... Finished her senior season as the No. 1 ranked hurdler in the nation ... Named Florida Gatorade Runner of the Year ... Tabbed Athlete of the Year ... Captured Florida state crowns in the 100- and 300-meter hurdles as a senior, leading her team to a state title ... Won a total of eight state championships during her career, four in the 100 and 300 hurdles ... Nike indoor champion and Adidas outdoor champion in the 60 hurdles ... Posted a personal-record time of 13.39 in the 100 hurdles to finish second at the U.S. Junior National Championships in the summer of 2004 ... Qualified for the semifinals of the World Junior Championships in the 100 hurdles before suffering an injury ... Florida state record holder in the 100 hurdles (13.53) ... Scholar athlete ... President of senior class and Vice President of junior class.

Personal: Born Shantia Tawhana Moss on Oct. 27, 1985, in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. ... Granddaughter of Barbara Cooper-Bryant ... Twin sister, Shantrell, runs track at Tech ... Has a younger sister, Hope ... Enjoys reading in spare time ... Majoring in international affairs.

Moss' Career Top Marks
EVENT MARK (INDOOR) MARK (OUTDOOR)
60 Hurdles 7.98* -
100 Hurdles - 12.96
100 Meters - 11.95
*-School Record
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