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University of Miami Athletics

Alfreda Steele

position

Sprints

Class

Graduate Student

Hometown

Dade City, Fla.

High School

Pasco

2021 Indoor: Won the women’s 200m dash at the Red Raider Invitational with a time of 23.97 seconds and finished second in the women’s 60m dash behind Steele with her time of 7.36@…Finished second in the 60m dash at the Bob Pollock Invitational running the NCAA’s fifth-fastest time of 7.26…Posted a second-place finish in the 60m dash at the Tiger Paw Invite with a time of 7.31.

2020 Outdoor: Season canceled due to COVID-19.

2020 Indoor: Finished second at the Wolverine Invitational with a time of 7.42 in the 60m dash… Boasted a personal-best time of 7.25 seconds in the 60m dash at the Tiger Paw Invitational, which ranks third in Miami history…Finished fourth at the ACC Indoor Championships with a time of 7.26 seconds in the 60m dash.

2019 Outdoor: Debuted the outdoor season with a second-place finish in the 100m dash with a time of 11.37 and helped the Canes finish first in the 4x100m relay at the Hurricane Invitational, posting a time of 43.86 seconds and second in the 4×400 relay with a time of 3:45.31….Finished second in the women’s 200m dash with a time of 23.45 seconds at the Power 5 Trailblazer Challenge helped the Canes win the 4x100m relay with a time of 44.08… Ran the 100m dash in 11.46 seconds at the Florida Relays, was part of the winning 4x100m relay team who recorded a time of 43.56 seconds, which is the third-fastest time in UM history and helped the Canes to a third-place finish in the 4×200 relay with a time of 1:33.34

2019 Indoor: Made her sophomore indoor debut at the Virginia Tech “Doc Hale” Elite Meet finishing second in the women’s 60m dash with a time of 7.42 after running a 7.44 in the prelims… Competed in the women’s 60m dash at the Tiger Paw Invite… Ran a 7.40 in the 60m prelims at the ACC Indoor Championships.

2018 Outdoor: Was a member of the 4x100m team that won the Hurricane Invitational with a time of 43.54 seconds, the second-fastest time in UM history and finished fourth in the women’s 4x400m relay team with a 3:45.17 finish… Finished third overall in the women’s 200m with a time of 23.39 seconds at the Power 5 Trailblazer Challenge… Ran a personal-best time at the Florida Relays in the 200m with a time of 23.22 seconds and finished fourth overall in the women’s 100m with time of 11.58 seconds… Finished second in the women’s 100m with a personal-best time of 11.31 seconds at the Hurricane Alumni Meet and won the women’s 4x400m relay combining for a time of 3:35.55… … Was third in the women’s 4x100m relay combining to run a time of 43.80 seconds and third in the 100m dash with a time of 11.34 seconds, ranking third in UM history at the Hurricane Collegiate Invitational… Combined to finished fourth in the women’s 4x100m with a time of 43.91at the National Relay Championships… Combined to win gold in the women’s 4x100m relay with a season-best time of 43.48 that is second in UM history to help UM win 2018 ACC Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Championship… Ran a personal-best time of 11.29 seconds, the third-fastest in UM history in the qualifying round of the women’s 100m at the East Preliminary… Finished 22nd overall in the women’s discus with a throw of 50.01m at the NCAA East Preliminary and Finished the season with the 20thoverall finish in the women’s 100m with a time of 11.35 seconds in the quarterfinal.

2018 Indoor: Impressed in her Hurricane debut, finishing second in the women’s 60m final at the UAB Blazer Invitational with a time of 7.35 seconds…Was second in 60m preliminaries at UAB with a time of 7.38 seconds…Led a Miami duo in the women’s 60m final at the Red Raider Invitational, finishing third with a time of 7.39 seconds…Earned an automatic qualifier spot in the 60m final at the Power 5 Invitational with her Heat 2 victory in 7.45 seconds…Won section 6 of the women’s 200m and finished second overall in the Power 5 Invitational with a personal-best time of 23.55 seconds…Finished second in the 60m final at the Power 5 Invitational with a time of 7.43 seconds…Finished seventh in the women’s 60m final at the Tiger Paw Invitational with a personal-best time of 7.33 seconds that ranks fifth in UM history….second in section 1 and finished fourth overall in the women’s 200m final with a personal-best time of 23.49 seconds after advancing to the final with a then-personal-best time of 23.51 that was third-fastest among qualifiers.

Prior to Miami: Steele is one of the top sprinters in the country. The 2015 FHSAA 2A State Championship in both the women’s 100m and the women’s long jump, Steele was also selected a 2015 All-American in the women’s 100m byTrack & Field News. A standout from Pasco High School in Dade City, Fla., Steele was a coveted talent that heads into her senior season with the third-fastest 100m time among returning high school women’s runners, 11.33 seconds.

Her personal-best 11.33 in the 100m was posted on a big stage as Steele took third place in the event at the 2015 Brooks Nationals. In addition to her blazing fast 100m time, Steele has a personal-best of 23.91 seconds in a 200m – an event in which she earned the FHSAA 2A State Championship as a sophomore in 2014 – and a personal-best mark of 19’2” in the long jump.