Kora Dreffs
Kora Dreffs
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ann Arbor, MI
High School: Father Gabriel Richard
Position: Throws
Major: Neuroscience & Behavioral Biology
Parents: Joel & Kristine

Career Best Marks (Indoor):

11.96m Shot Put 2/27/2016 UAA Championships
10.95m Weight Throw 12/4/2015 BSC Panther Icebreaker

Honors (Indoor):

2016 All-University Athletic Association Shot Put  2nd
USTFCCCA South/Southeast All-Region Shot Put

Career Best Marks (Outdoor):

11.50m Shot Put 2/28/2015 UAA Championships
33.43m Hammer 4/10/2015 Catamont Classic
29.39m Javelin Throw 4/25/2015 UAA Championships

Prior to Emory:

Was a four-year member of the track and field program at Father Gabriel Richard High School, serving as a team captain during her junior and senior years... Second Team All-State her sophomore and senior years and All-Catholic League all four years... Helped her team to CHSL Championships all four years... Recorded career-best marks of 11.01 meters in the shot put and 31.83 meters in the discus throw... Coached by John Urbanic... Also ran cross country and played basketball, earning all-Catholic League honors her junior and senior years.


Daughter of Joel and Kristine Dreffs...Born October 17th... Was an All-Academic honoree and Principal's Award winner during her senior year of high school.

Why she chose Emory?

"I chose Emory for the great science programs, the ability to be a part of the track team, and the beautiful weather."