Shamia Thompson
Shamia Thompson
Height: 5-1
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Columbia, S.C.
Last School: Limestone College

2018 (Senior): Competed in all six meets during the  2018 season. Thompson broke into the top 50 finishing 40th overall at the Big South Championship

Best Time: Royals Invitational - 19:55

Big South Championship - 20:40 (40th)

Southeast Regional - 24:04 (222nd)

Before Upstate: Ran at Limestone College as a freshman...Claimed a spot on the All-Conference Carolinas cross country third team...Division II All-Academic in cross country...Holds the Limestone school record in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:25.

High School: Attended Irmo HS where she earned letters in track and cross country...Co-captain of cross country team as a senior...Earned All-Area honors in cross country in 2013...Three-time All-Region cross country selection and two-time All-Region honoree in track...Ranked third in the state for the 4x800-meter relay.

Personal: Born July 5, 1997...Daughter of George and Lorna Muir-Thompson...Has two brothers (Damion and Leon) and one sister (Shenique)...Majoring in Pre-medicine.