Phoebe Kershaw
Phoebe Kershaw

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sydney, Australia

High School:
Pymble Ladies College

Event:
Jumps

04/19/2014

Graves Leads Deacs with All-ACC Honors in 800m Run

The junior finished third overall in the final of the event

04/17/2014

Deacs Set to Compete in ACC Outdoor Track and Field Championships

Several Wake Forest athletes look to contend for conference titles

04/12/2014

Bojanowski and Riley Lead Deacs at Joe Hilton Invitational

Bojanowski captures first in men's 800m, Riley captures second in women's 800m

04/11/2014

Deacs Travel to Joe Hilton Invitational

Wake Forest heads to Chapel Hill for last meet prior to ACC Championships

04/05/2014

Callahan Breaks Two School Records on Second Day of HPU VertKlasse Meeting

Freshman Casidy Callahan breaks school record in hammer and discus

Kershaw's Personal Bests
Triple Jump (Indoor): 37-6.75
Triple Jump (Outdoor): 38-6.75
Long Jump (Indoor): 17-5.5
Long Jump (Outdoor): 4.86m
200m (Outdoor): 27.52
300m (Indoor): 48.40

2013 Outdoor
Finished eighth at the HPU VertKlasse Meeting in the triple jump with a mark of 10.90m ... Recorded a time of 27.52 seconds in the Wake Forest Open in the 200m ... Had a mark of 4.86m in the long jump in the Wake Forest Open.

2013 Indoor
Took ninth in the triple jump in the Hokie Invitational with a jump of 10.86m ... Had a mark of 4.82m in the long jump at the JDL College Kickoff ... Finished with a time of 48.40 seconds in the 300m at the JDL College Kickoff.

2012 Outdoor
Recorded two top 10 finishes in the triple jump on the year, placing fourth at the WSSU Invitational (37-5) and seventh at the Coastal Carolina Invitational (36-10.5) ... Also competed in the triple jump at the Wake Forest Open, finishing 19th overall with a mark of 35-9. ... Raced in the 200 meters for the first time of her collegiate career, finishing in 28.19 at the High Point VertKlasse Meeting to place 30th overall ... A member of the 4x400 meter relay squad that earned third place at the VertKlasse in a time of 3:56.44.

2012 Indoor
Turned in a season-best mark of 36-9 in the triple jump at the Liberty Kickoff to finish eighth overall ... Placed seventh in the triple at the Fast Track Invitational with a jump of 35-10 ... A member of the 4x400m relay squad that finished 10th at the Liberty Kickoff in 4:21.48.

2011 Outdoor
Competed only in the triple jump during the outdoor season ... Recorded top mark of 38-6.75 at the Wake Forest Open en route to a fourth-place finish ... Placed eighth at the Duke Invitational with a jump of 38-6 ... Finished 14th in her first ACC Championships, turning in a jump of 38-1.5 ... Also placed 14th at the Auburn Invitational with a jump of 37-8.

2011 Indoor
Emerged as a consistent performer in both the long and triple jumps ... Turned in top mark of 37-6.75 in the triple jump at the ACC Championships to finish 16th overall ... Also jumped a distance of 36-11.75 at the Liberty Quad Meet to place fifth ... Achieved season-best jump of 17-5.5 in the long jump at the Virginia Tech Elite Meet to claim 15th place.

Up Close with Phoebe

My favorite food is...Yum Cha.

My favorite television show is...How I Met Your Mother.

I cannot live without...Avocadoes.

One word to describe myself...Chilled.

If I was not running track at Wake Forest, I would play...Field Hockey.

My most memorable track and field moment was...Tripping over a steeplechase. I never did any form of long distance running again!

My favorite book is...The Thirteenth Tale.

When I am not running...I am hanging at the beach.

 

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