Alexandria Florent
Alexandria  Florent

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Santa Clarita, Calif.

High School:
Harvard Westlake HS

Event:
High Jump

06/27/2018

Seven Deacs Named to All-ACC Academic Team

The track and field student-athletes were honored for their success inside and out of the classroom

05/24/2018

Halvorsen Qualifies for NCAA Championships

Sam Halvorsen qualified for the NCAA Championships on the opening day of competition at the East Preliminary

05/23/2018

Deacs Set for East Preliminary

Eight Demon Deacons look to qualify for the NCAA Championships

05/17/2018

Eight Deacs Qualify for East Preliminaries

Two men and six women will represent Wake Forest at the NCAA East Preliminaries

05/12/2018

Wake Forest Closes Competition at ACC Championships

Kern and Shalaway earned All-ACC honors on the final day of competition

03/19/2016

2016 Wake Forest Open (Friday)

Photos from the first day of the 2016 Wake Forest Open.

01/19/2016

Wake Forest Invitational

The Wake Forest women's track team competed at the Wake Forest Invitational at the JDL Fast Track on Jan. 16, 2016.

10/28/2015

Project Pumpkin 2015

Wake Forest student athletes participate in Project Pumpkin, passing out candy to kids from the Winston-Salem Community.

Career Results

Career Honors
2018 All-ACC Outdoor Academic Team
2018 Second Team All-ACC (High Jump)
2018 All-ACC Indoor Academic Team
2018 Indoor First Team All-ACC (High Jump)
2017 Indoor Second Team All-ACC (High Jump)
2016 Outdoor Second Team All-ACC (High Jump)

Outdoor Personal Best
High Jump -- 1.78m -- 2016 Wake Forest Open

Indoor Personal Best
High Jump -- 1.78m -- 2018 ACC Championships


2018 Outdoor
Jumped in eight meets…Won event titles at the WF Outdoor Opener, VertKlasse Meeting, Charlotte Invitational and Virginia Grand Prix…Finished third at the Raleigh Relays and fifth at the Virginia Challenge…Tied for sixth at the ACC Championships to earn Second Team All-ACC honors…Placed 34th at the NCAA East Preliminary.

2017-18 Indoor
Competed at six meets…Finished second in the high jump with a career-best indoor height of 1.78m (5-10) at the ACC Championships, earning first team All-ACC honors…Claimed the high jump title at the UNCG Early Bird Duals…Finished second at the Camel City Invitational…Took third at the Music City Challenge, Clemson Bob Pollock Invitational and Navy Invitational.

2017 Outdoor
Made one appearance before getting injured...Took second at the Bill Webb & Bob Davidson Spring Kick-Off with a height of 1.60m.

2016-17 Indoor

Garnered Second Team All-ACC honors with a fifth-place finish in the high jump at the ACC Championships with a height of 1.73m...Jumped a career-best 1.74m at the Virginia Tech Invitational...Placed in the top-five in all five high jump appearances this season, including two first-place finishes.

2016 Outdoor
Earned Second Team All-ACC honors with a fourth-place finish in the high jump at the ACC Championships with a height of 1.75m ... Won high jump titles at the Wake Forest Open and Appalachian Outdoor Open and had runner-up finishes at the Mt. SAC Relays and Virginia Challenge ... Earned ACC Field Performer of the Week honors after posting a season-best mark of 1.78m at the Wake Forest Open; tied the highest height nationally in the opening week of the season ... Placed 36th at the NCAA Division I East Preliminaries.

2015-16 Indoor
Competed the high jump in six meets ... Had season-best jumps of 1.70m at the Wake Forest Invitational and Chipotle Marshall Invitational, good for first and second place, respectively ... Came in 11th at the ACC Championships with a height of 1.68m.

High School

Competed for Harvard-Westlake High School and earned four varsity letters ... Became the Wolverines’ first four-time state qualifier and medalist in track and field ... Garnered 2015 New Balance All-American status in the high jump ... Was the 2014 and 2015 CIF Southern Section champion ... Runner up at the 2013 and 2014 California state meets ... Competed for the United States at the 2015 Junior Pan American Games and placed seventh in the high jump. 

Personal
Born in Los Angeles, Calif. and attended Harvard Westlake High School ... Went to high school with Stanford track athletes Amy Weissenback and Cami Chapus and Princeton track athletes Shea Copeland and Ben Gaylord ... Daughter of Tarrell and Phyllis Florent ... Born June 10, 1997...Will serve as SAAC President her senior year...Majoring in sociology.

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