Women's Track & Field

Kebbeh Darpolor
Kebbeh Darpolor
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Pecos, TX
High School: Pecos High School
Position: Throws

2014 Outdoor: Qualified and finished 27th overall in the discus at the NCAA East Regional … placed third in the discus and 11th in the hammer at the Ivy Championship … posted seven top-three finishes during the season … won the discus at the Brown Invitational.

2013-14 Indoor: Placed fourth at the Ivy League Heptagonal Indoor Championships with a personal best weight throw of 57’ 5” … Opened the season with a first place finish at the Alden Invitational in the weight throw … Finished the season with six top-5 finishes on the year … Finished first at the Brown University Invitational in the weight throw with a toss of 56’ 2.5”.

2012-13: Recipient of the Kate Silver ’86 Award, presented to Brown’s most outstanding first-year female athlete after a stellar rookie campaign in which she broke into the Brown all-time top-five in four different events…Named Second Team All-Ivy after finishing second in the shot put at they Ivy League Heptagonal Outdoor Championships, where she also placed fourth in discus…Went on to compete in discus at the ECAC Championships and NCAA East Preliminary Rounds…Named the Hepstrack.com women’s rookie of the week after winning discus at the Tufts Snowflake Classic with a throw of 50.26m, good for fifth all–time in the Ivy League and second at Brown… Finished ninth in shot put at Indoor Heps.

Before Brown: A four-year letterwinner in track & field at Pecos High School ... Was the state champion in shot put in both 2011 & 2012, and won a state title in the discus in 2012. 

Personal: Josephine K. Darpolor is the daughter of Joseph and Fatu Darpolor of Pecos, Texas … She has four siblings, Koko, Kelreen, Korto, and Joseph … A High Honor Roll student and the President of the National Honor Society at Pecos High School … Was the Class Treasurer as well as Treasurer of the Interact Club … Also enjoys writing … Her concentration is undeclared.

Personal Records:
Shot Put: 14.91m
Discus: 50.26m
Hammer: 47.84m
Weight throw: 17.42m