|High School:||Pecos High School|
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.
Shot Put: 14.91m
Weight throw: 17.42m