Karina Joiner
Karina Joiner
Year: Junior
Hometown: Woodbury, Minn.
High School: East Ridge
Position: Hurdles
Major: Sociology

Collegiate Bests:
60m - 7.95
200m - 25.68
300m - 39.94
400m - 58.19
60H - 8.46
100H - 13.38
400H - 58.86

2018-19
Finished 1st in the 100H and 400H with 13.98 and 1:00.94 respectively at the LSU Alumni Gold meet (Apr 20) … Finished 1st in the 4x400 with 3:46.90 at the 2019 Harvard – Yale Match (Apr 13) … Set a career best 25.68 in the 200m and finished 1st with a 8.55 in the 60H at the 2019 Beantown Challenge (Jan 12) … Set two new career bests in the 60m (7.95) and the 300m (39.94) at the Boston University / Sharon Colyear-Danville Season Opener (Dec 1).

2017-18
(Indoor) First Team All-Ivy (4x400m relay) with a time of 3:43.85 … (Outdoor) First Team All-Ivy (4x100m relay (45.16), 4x400m relay (3:36.35)) … Second Team All-Ivy (100m hurdles (career-best 13.38), 400m hurdles (career-best 58.86)) … Ran a career-high 58.19 in the 400m at the Ivy League Indoor Track and Field Championships … Hit a career-best time of 8.46 in the 60h at the Beantown Challenge (Jan. 13) … Recorded a career-high 40.54 in the 300m at the Boston University Season Opener (Dec. 2).

2016-17
All-Ivy League First Team (4x400m Relay) ... All-Ivy League First Team (4x100m, 4x400m) ... Kicked off the season in the BU Season Opener with her best 300m time of 40.58 ... Finished 1st in the H-Y-P meet with her best 60h time of 8.64 ... In the Ivy League Outdoor Championship, she placed 5th with her best 100h time of 13.79 and 2nd in the 400h with a 1:00.05

Before Harvard
100H - 13.94
300H - 42.45
400H - 62.03

“Karina is a state champion and state record-holder in the 100H and holds school records in the sprints as well. We believe her competitive spirit, tenacity and diversity will allow to be an immediate contributor to our program.” - Coach Tolbert