- position Hurdles
- class Senior
- Hometown Raleigh, N.C.
- High school Southeast Raleigh High School
Personal Bests – 55m: 7.15 | 300: 40.28 | 55H: 7.95 | 60H: 8.68 | 100H: 13.79 | 300H 42.94 | 400H: 1:01.07
Prior to UK: Howell will join UK as one of the top incoming sprinters/hurdlers in the country as she has posted an American prep top-5 time, two top 15s and four top 40s already this season. Her personal-best 55m hurdles time of 7.95, ranks No. 2 in the country this season, while she posted the nation’s No. 14 100H time last season of 13.79 into a -0.9 wind to win the USATF National Junior Olympics. Her 400m personal-best time of 1:01.07, was the 25th best by a U.S. high school competitor in 2013.