Roneisha Frye
Roneisha Frye

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fairview Heights, Ill.

High School:
Belleville East

Height:
5-7

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
10/31/1990


05/26/2012

Huskies' 4x100 Relay Impressive at NCAA West Preliminary Round

Northern Illinois finishes fourth in third heat, 13th overall

05/25/2012

Huskies Compete in Day Two of NCAA West Preliminary Round

Frye, Mitchell come short of moving on to next round

05/24/2012

Northern Illinois Kicks Off Run at NCAA West Preliminary Round

Janay Mitchell places seventh in first heat, 43rd overall in 100 meters prelims

05/22/2012

Northern Illinois Heads to Texas for NCAA West Preliminary Round

Huskies have program-high four entries in NCAA prelims

05/17/2012

Mitchell, Frye and 4x100 Relay Qualify for NCAA West Preliminary Round

Janay Mitchell, Roneisha Frye and 4x100 relay all headed to Austin, Texas

2011-12: Indoor- Helped break the NIU 4x200 relay record at the IWU Invitational (1/28), running the third leg of the quartet that clocked in at 1:40.23... Earned two event titles in the 60 hurdles by taking top honors at the Cyclone Holiday Preview (12/9) and Bill Easton Classic (1/7)... Set personal records in the 60 meters, 60 hurdles and 200 meters during the season... Earned seven top five finishes during the season, including IWU Invitational (1/28) and the Ball State Quadrangular (2/17). Outdoor- NCAA West Preliminary Round qualifier in the 100 hurdles and 4x100 relay... Crossed the finish line at 13.68 in the 100 hurdles at the NCAA Prelims... Ran the third leg of NIU's 4x100 relay that placed 13th with a 45.33 clip in the NCAA West regional competition... Second team All-MAC honoree in the 100 hurdles and first team All-MAC honoree in the 4x100 relay... Set the school record in the 100 hurdles with a 13.63 run at the MAC Championships (5/12) to take second place... Ran the third leg of the NIU record-setting 4x100 relay team that won the conference title with a 45.11 mark... Helped set the 4x200 relay record with a 1:36.68 clip at the Drake Relays (4/27)... Won the 100 hurdles at the UCF Black & Gold Challenge (3/17), Chicagoland Championships (4/6) and Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational (4/14)... Posted a third-place showing at the Kansas Relays (4/21) with a time of 13.69... Placed 11th at the Drake Relays (4/27), clocking in at 14.07... Ran a PR time of 24.95 in the 200 meters at the Chicagoland Championships (4/6)... Placed fourth in the 200 meters at the Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational (4/14).

2010-11: Indoor-Raced to a personal record and first-place performance in the 60-meter hurdles at the Eastern Illinois Invite (12/11) clocking in with a time of 8.81 ... finished first in the 60-meter hurdles at the Redbird Invite (1/22) with a time of 8.94 ... notched second place finishes in the 60-meter hurdles at both the Wisconsin Classic (1/15), clocking in at 8.92, and the Indiana Wesleyan Invite (1/29) with a time of 8.98 ... raced to a time of 8.16 in the 60-meter dash at the Redbird Invite (1/22) to place sixth ... earned a personal-best time of 25.81 in the 200 meter dash at the Wisconsin Classic (1/15), a seventh-place finish ... finished fifth at the Redbird Invite (1/22) in the 200-meter dash with a time of 26.58... placed 13th in the 60-meter hurdles at the MAC Indoor Championship (2/25) clocking in at 8.95. Outdoor-Clocked 14.24 in the 100 meter hurdles taking 1st at the Point Loma Nazarene Invitational (3/12) ... Placed 6th in the 200-meter dash with a time of 25.14 ... Recorded a first place finish in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 15.02 at the Viking Olympics (3/26) ... Finished third at the Viking Olympics (3/26) in the 200-meter dash clocking in at 26.14 ... Contributed to the 4x100 meter relay team's first place finish with a time of 47.96 ... finished first in the 100-meter hurdles at the Tom Botts Invitational (4/09/11) clocking a new personal-best of 13.95 ... took sixth-place in the 200-meter dash with a time of 24.65 ... placed seventh in the 100-meter hurdles clocking in at 14.19 at the Tennessee Sea Ray Relays (4/16/11) ... contributed to the sixth-place finishes of both the 4x100-meter relay (47.03) ... clocked in at 14.13 in the 100-meter hurdles placing first at the Huskie Open (4/23) ... placed second in the 200-meter dash with a time of 24.98 ... crossed the finish line with a time of 14.36 in the 100-meter hurdles at the Drake Relay Invitational (4/27) ... helped NIU capture the MAC Championship in the 4x100-meter relay with a winning, and school-record, time of 45.64 seconds (5/14) ... also finished second in the 100-meter hurdles (13.82) and 11th in the 200-meter dash (24.63) at the MAC Championships ... competed in the 4x100-meter relay at the NCAA West Preliminary, helping the Huskies to a 23rd place finish (46.64 seconds) (5/28).

2009-10: Indoor- Set a personal-best time in the 200-meter dash at the Iowa State Classic (2/12) with a time of 25.80 ... also ran a time of 8.11 in the 60-meter dash at the classic ... achieved a personal-best time in the 60-meter hurdles at the Illinois Carle/Health Alliance Classic (1/23) when she raced to a time of 8.86 ... earned a first-place finish in the 200-meter dash at the Panther Open (1/16) with a time of 26.48. Outdoor- Member of the Sprint Medley Relay that set a school record at the Drake Invite (4/23) with a time of 4:02.39... placed third in the 200-meter dash at the Huskie Open (4/29) with a time of 24.14... ran a personal-best time of 14.31 in the 100-meter hurdles at the MAC Outdoor Championships (5/14)... earned a fifth-place finish in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 14.58 at the Wisconsin Twilight Invite (5/8) ... was a part of the 4x100-meter relay team that collectively ran a time of 47.65 to finish eighth at the MAC Outdoor Championships... member of the 4x400-meter relay team that finished 6th at UNLV (3/6) with a time of 4:08.44.

2008-09: Indoor- Set a personal record at the MAC Championships (2/27) in the 200m (26.44) ... ran the 200m dash in 26.79 at the Ball State Quadrangular (2/20), finishing sixth ... took third in the 200m dash at the ISU Early Bird Invite (12/6) with a time of 27.04 ... recorded a season best 9.36 in the 60m hurdles at the Illinois Intercollegiate (1/31). Outdoor- Recorded a personal-best record in the 100m dash (13.05) at the Spartan Invitational (4/18), a fifth-place finish ... claimed a first-place finish in the event at the Marquette Invitational (4/25) with a time of 13.34 ... earned a season-best outdoor time of 26.73 in the 200m at the Northridge Invitational (3/14) ... recorded a personal-best 15.26 in the 100m hurdles at Northridge ... earned a first-place finish in 16.44 at the NIU Invite (5/9), and a fourth-place time of 16.50 at the Spartan Invitational (4/18) in the 100m hurdles event ... achieved a season-best finish of 1:08.06 in the 400m Hurdles at the Mike Poehlein Invitational (4/4) ... member of the 4 x 100 relay team that broke a NIU school record with a time of 47.78 at the MAC Championships.

High School: Holds her high school's 100m (15.2) and 200m dash (25.5) records ... earned two varsity letters in track and field ... named team captain as a senior ... attended National Junior Olympics from 2004 to 2007... ranked 13th in the nation in the 100m hurdles by USATFCCCA after running a 14.5 100m hurdle time at nationals...named most improved athlete as a junior ... member of all-conference second team as a junior ... received all-conference honorable mention recognition as a freshman.

Personal: Daughter of Tina and Ronnie Frye ... mother was an All-American track and field athlete at Western Illinois ... looks up to Jackie Joyner Kersee ... born Oct. 31, 1990 ... plans to major in business.

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
60 Meters 7.95 12/9/2011 100 Meters 12.61 3/19/2011
60 Hurdles 8.59 2/17/2012 100 Hurdles 13.63 5/12/2012
200 Meters 25.26 2/10/2012 200 Meters 24.95 4/6/2012
400 Hurdles 1:08.06 4/4/2009