Terra Caple
Terra Caple
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr
Hometown: Easton, Md.
High School: Easton
Position: Jumps/Sprints
Events: Sprints
Major: Individualized Studies

- “I made Virginia Wesleyan my top choice because it felt like home and the people here are amazing.”
- Selected Virginia Wesleyan over Coastal Carolina University

Top Performances

YearSport200m400mLong Jump
2017 Outdoor 27.04 1:02.63 -- --
2017 Indoor 28.50 1:05.90 4.40m

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
Apr 27–29, 2017 Penn Relays 4x2 1:45.20  
Apr 21–22, 2017 ODAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships 400m 1:02.63 12
Apr 21–22, 2017 ODAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships 1600m Relay 4:07.71 2
Apr 21–22, 2017 ODAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships 400m Relay 50.37 2
Apr 14–15, 2017 New Captains Classic & Combined Events 200m 27.04 (0.7) 19
Apr 14–15, 2017 New Captains Classic & Combined Events 400m Relay 49.72 6
Apr 7–8, 2017 2017 Liberty Collegiate Invite 400m 1:03.96 23
Apr 7–8, 2017 2017 Liberty Collegiate Invite 400m Relay 51.24 5
Mar 30–Apr 1, 2017 2017 Colonial Relays 400m Relay 50.71 34
Mar 30–Apr 1, 2017 2017 Colonial Relays 4x2 1:46.78 29
Mar 25, 2017 Commonwealth Duals 400m 1:04.24 2
Mar 25, 2017 Commonwealth Duals 400m Relay 50.48 1
Feb 26, 2017 ODAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 400m 1:07.25 12
Feb 26, 2017 ODAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 1600m Relay 4:13.52 2
Feb 17, 2017 Artie O'Connor Invitational 400m 1:05.90 20
Feb 17, 2017 Artie O'Connor Invitational 1600m Relay 4:06.76 1
Feb 4, 2017 Vince Brown Invitational 400m NT  
Feb 4, 2017 Vince Brown Invitational 200m 28.50 39
Jan 20, 2017 Captains Invitational & Combined Events Triple Jump 8.92m (29' 3.25")  
Jan 13, 2017 CNU Quadrangular 200m 29.52 7
Jan 13, 2017 CNU Quadrangular 400m 1:09.13 9
Jan 13, 2017 CNU Quadrangular Long Jump 4.17m (13' 8.25") 11
Dec 4, 2016 CNU Holiday Open 200m 32.03 49
Dec 4, 2016 CNU Holiday Open Long Jump 4.40m (14' 5.25") 25

Sophomore (2016-17): (Indoor) Competed in the 200m, 400m, triple jump, and long jump in the indoor season… Set a personal best in the long jump at the CNU Holiday Open with a distance of 14’ 5.25”… Member of the 4x400m championship team at the Artie O’Connor Invitational… (Outdoor) Ran the 200m and 400m in the outdoor season… Won the 4x100m relay at the Commonwealth Duals with a time of 50.48… Finished second in the 400m at the same meet with a time of 1:04.24… Ran her season best in the 400m at the ODAC Championship with a time of 1:02.63.

Before VWU: Set the school record in the 200m in 2013 at Easton High School… Played basketball all four years where she averaged over 10 points per game… Earned the Warrior Pride Award for basketball, the coaches’ award for the school… Member of the Service Learning Club… Homecoming Queen… Honor roll.

Personal: Son of Linda and Mark Caple… Has one brother, Mark, and two sisters, Crystal and Shannon… Psychology minor.

Get to Know Terra

- Enjoys spending time with friends, watching movies, and sleeping
- Fan of Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors and actress, Gabrielle Union
- Favorites include movies “Love and Basketball” and “Precious” and TV show “Spongebob Squarepants”

  • Self-description in 10 words or less: “influential, positive, and independent young woman with a bright future”
  • My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: “getting to know my teammates and, ultimately, realizing that we are not just a team, but a family”
  • If I could spend one day with a famous person from any time period, it would be: “Whitney Houston, because her music was so inspiring and touching to many age groups. I loved her!”
  • People might be surprised to know: “I could eat noodles all day, every day”
  • It’s the year 2030 and I am…: “the head director of my social work practice, currently traveling the world with my husband”

 

INDIVIDUAL ACCOLADES

  • ODAC All-Academic Team (2017-18)