Joseph Carter
Joseph Carter
Year: JR
Hometown: Ledyard, Conn.
High School: Ledyard
Events: Sprints
Major: Kinesiology

Personal Bests

  • Outdoor
    • 100m: 10.76 (2016-17 at New England Championship)
    • 200m: 21.60 (2016-17 at New England Championship)
  • Indoor
    • 60m: 7.17 (2015-16 at Donahue Games)
    • 200m: 21.99 (2016-17 at New England Championship & 2016-17 at IC4A Championship)

Career Honors & Awards

  • 2017 Outdoor NEICAAA Runner Up (4x100m Relay)
  • 2017 Outdoor A-10 Runner Up (4x100m Relay)
  • 2017 Indoor NEICAAA Runner Up (200m)

2016-17

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished second in the 100m (11.05), third in the 200m (22.38), first in the 4x100m relay (41.93) and second in the 4x400m relay (3:22.34) at the Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Placed 33rd in the 100m (11.10), 34th in the 200m (22.31) and sixth in the 4x100m relay (41.16) at the Hurricane Alumni Invitational.
    • Finished fifth in the 100m (11.02), third in the 200m (22.36) and third in the 4x100m relay (41.31) at the Northeast Challenge.
    • Placed 17th in the 100m (11.08), 11th in the 200m (22.26) and first in the 4x100m relay (41.15) at the Larry Ellis Invitational.
    • Won the 4x200m relay (1:25.74) in the IC4A division and 15th in the SMR (3:26.74) at the Penn Relays.
    • Placed ninth in the 100m (10.89/11.05), ran the 200m prelim in 21.77 and finished second in the 4x100m relay (41.18) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished fifth in the 100m (10.76/10.82), third in the 200m (21.60/21.72) and second in the 4x100m relay (41.20) at the New England Championship.
  • Indoor:
    • Finished ninth in the 200m (22.76) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Placed fifth in the 200m (22.81) at the Sorlien Invitational.
    • Finished 45th in the 200m (22.36) at the Terrier Classic.
    • Placed second in the 200m (22.68) and won the 4x400m (3:23.76) at the Coaches Tribute Meet.
    • Finished 23rd in the 200m (22.02) at the David Hemery Invitational.
    • Ran 22.65 seconds in the 200m prelim at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Placed second in the 200m (21.99) at the New England Championship.
    • Ran 21.99 in the prelim of the 200m at the IC4A Championship.

2015-16

  • Outdoor:
    • Eighth in the 100m (20.70) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Placed third in 100m (10.97) and first in the 200m (21.81) at the Holy Cross Men's Meet.
    • Finished 19th in the 200m (22.12) at the Larry Ellis Invitational.
    • Eighth in the 100m (11.15) at the UConn Northeast Challenge.
    • Won the 100m (11.20) and finished third in the 200m (22.29) at the Yale Open.
  • 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.