Women's Cross Country

Nakeema Neunie
Nakeema Neunie
Height: 5-2
Year: So.
Hometown: Brooklyn, N.Y.
High School: James Madison

2017: Kicked off her sophomore campaign with a 25th-place showing at the Queensborough Invitational (Sept. 17), crossing the finish line in 22:38.8...Clocked a 49th-place time of 28:15 at the Mount Saint Mary Invitational on Sept. 30...Collected a seventh-place time of 26:51.26 in the York College Invitational on Oct. 8 in a 6K run...Ran a 5K in 21:32.5 to finish in 18th place in the St. Joseph's College Invitational on Oct. 14...Sported a 29th-place time of 20:58.78 at the East Coast Conference Championship meet (Oct. 21)...was the top QC finisher in all but one meet on the season.

2016: Opened career at Fordham Fiasco, running in 24:59.2 (9/10)... Finished 22nd of 101 runners at the Queensborough Invitational in 24:34.6 (9/18)... Ran a personal-best 22:26.5 for 25th among 63 runners at the LIU Post Invitational (10/1)... Finished the 4K race at the St. John's Fall Festival in 18:20.5 (10/16)...Put forth a mark of 23:23.4 at the ECC Championships (10/22).

Before Queens: Attended James Madison High School in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Personal: Nickname is "Keema"... Chose QC due to closeness to home and life of campus... Favorite track athlete is Mike Brannigan... Favorite non-track athlete is Serena Williams... Aspires to become a pediatric doctor... Active member of Queens College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee and the SAAC Secretary in the 2017-18 year... Wants to dedicate life to helping others.