Aja Thorpe
Aja Thorpe
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pa.
High School: Sewickley Academy
Events: Hurdles/Sprints
Major: Economics
Residential College: Jonathan Edwards

Collegiate Bests:

60m hurdles 9.26

60m 8.12

100m 13.81

100m hurdles 15.08

2018-2019: In indoor track, competed at Yale Season Opener, Harvard-Yale-Princeton, and Giegengack Invitational... Ran a season-best in the 60-meter hurdles at the Yale Season Opener, finishing eighth in the event.

2017-2018: In indoor track, finished fifth in the 60 meter hurdles at the BU David Hemery Invitational with a time of 9.44...Ran a lifetime best of 9.26 in the 60 meter hurdles and finished first in the preliminary round of the Brown University Invitational...In outdoor, finished fourth in the 200 meter dash and 100 meter hurdles at Harvard-Yale dual meet...Finished third in 100 meter hurdles at the Yale Springtime Invitational...Competed in the Ivy League Championships in the 100 meter hurdles and ran a collegiate best of 15.08.

2016-2017: In indoor track, placed seventh in the 60m hurdles at the Giegengack Invitational...Competed at the David Hemery Invitational in the 60m hurdles...In outdoor track, placed third at Harvard Yale in the 100m hurdles with a personal best of 15.54s. 

2015-2016: In indoor track, placed sixth in the 60-meter hurdles at the Yale Season Opener… Seventh in the 60-meter hurdles at Yale-Dartmouth-Columbia… In outdoor track, competed in the Yale Springtime Invitational.

High School Accomplishments: Third-place finisher in the 100m hurdles at 2015 Pennsylvania State Championships.