Hafsatu Kamara
Hafsatu Kamara
Height: 5-4
Year: Junior
Hometown: Hamilton, NJ
High School: Nottingham HS
Previous College: Coppin State
Position: Sprints

Hafsatu Kamara spent two seasons (2010-12) at Coppin State in Baltimore, Md. ... ran the 13 fastest 100 meter times for the Eagles in 2012, including a season-best 11.79 at the MEAC Championships ... also tran the 200 meters where her season-best was 24.85 ... had the teams second fastest indoor time in the 60 meters (7.71) ... earned MIP honors for the Eagles during the 2012 indoor season.

Kamara lettered in both track and basketball at Nottingham High School in Hamilton, NJ ... earned first team All-Mercer County accolades as a senior sprinter for the Northstars in 2010 ... posted top times of 12.0 in the 100 meters and 25.3 in the 200 ... was a National Honor Society recipient as well as a member of the National Latin Society ... graduated in 2010 with a 3.7 grade point average.

Born December 7, 1991 in Alexandria, Va. ... parents are Mariama and Sahid Kamara ... stepfather is Alpha G. Timbo ... has four brothers, Bashar, Sahid, Ayoub and Hashin and three sisters, Asma, Sawdikatu and Bintu ... favorites include the Philadelphia Eagles, Miami Heat, the movie "Stepbrothers" and the music of Miguel ... says she chose to come to Cal State Northridge because "I love the environment and people" ... says her greatest moment in sports was "breaking my personal record in the 100 meters" ... major is Kinesiology with an Exercise Science concentration.