Joseph Carter
Joseph Carter
Year: SO
Hometown: Ledyard, Conn.
High School: Ledyard
Position: Sprints
Major: Kinesiology

2015-16

  • Outdoor:
    • Eighth in the 100m dash at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • Indoor:
    • Finished ninth in the 200m run, (22.64s) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Placed third in the 200m run, (22.38s) at the Fastrack National Invite.
    • Placed third in the 200m run, (22.70s) at the URI Coaches' Tribute Meet.
    • Placed 14th in the 60m dash (7.17s); Finished second in the 200m run, (22.35s) at the Donahue Games.
    • Finished sixth in the 60m dash, (7.20m); placed third in the 200m run (22.64s); won 4x400 relay at the URI Sorlien Memorial Invitational.

High School

  • Attended Ledyard High School.
  • Member of the football and track teams.
  • Captained the football and track teams during his senior season.
  • Set school records in seven different events in his high school career.
  • Won four team ECC Championships, (two indoor, two outdoor).

Personal

  • Born November 3, 1996.
  • Son of Joseph and Carmella Carter.
  • Has two brothers, Ian and Jovahn, and four sisters, Ava, Sanai, Asia, and Joclyssa.
  • Enjoys video games.
  • Favorite athlete is Walter Payton and he is a fan of Florida State University.
  • Majoring in Kinesiology with plans to become a strength and conditioning coach.
  • Chose URI over UConn and UMass-Lowell.