Joe Miranda
Joe Miranda
Height: 6-2
Year: So.
Hometown: Flushing, N.Y.
High School: Francis Lewis
Event(s): Multi

Prior to Geneseo: Ran for Francis Lewis High School for Ralph Montanaro ... member of the National Honor Society named most improved player for indoor track & field in 2016 and outdoor track & field in 2017 … earned the First Place Queens Borough Championship Award six times … earned the Second Place Queens Borough Championship Award three times.

Personal: Joseph “Joe” David Miranda was born New York City, N.Y. … raised in Flushing, N.Y. … parents are Nancy SooHoo and David Miranda … has one older sibling, Melissa … father, David, is retired from the U.S. Navy … relatives Stephanie and Bryan Pon swam at Tufts and Johns Hopkins, respectively … studying accounting … enjoys playing video games in his spare time … favorite athletic-related moment was the final meet of his high school career when his team started to clap for him during the triple jump finals … started competing his freshman year of high school … favorite professional sports team is the Washington Wizards … favorite professional athlete is Christian Taylor … names his former teammates, Justin Kieppel and Udhayvir Singh, as having the most influence on his athletic career because they all learned to jump from Youtube videos together and coached each other to become better jumpers.