Ilene Soleyn-Commits to Georgia Tech

Douglasville, Georgia-

Soleyn is a sprinter and distance runner who decided to make her commitment to compete at the Georgia Institute of Technology during the early signing period. She is the reigning region 5-AAAA Champion in the 400 meter dash and two time reigning champion in the 800 meter run. She qualified for the GHSA state meet and placed 3rd in the 400 meter dash and 5th in the 800 meter run. In addition, she was the anchor leg of the 3-Time 400 Meter Relay State Champion relay team and the anchor leg of the 1600 Meter Relay Team that finished 2nd at the GHSA State Meet in 2018.

She is also a scholar athlete and will be an Honor Graduate when she graduates in the spring of 2019 from Chapel Hill. During the summer, Soleyn set her personal record in the 400 (55.46) and 800 (2:16) placed 3rd in the 400 meter dash and 4th in the 800 meter run at the USA Track and Field Junior Olympic Championships.