Looks to swim
the backstroke as a freshman...Can be placed in any event and can adjust...Head
coach Shawn Hendrix says she pays attention to detail.
Competed at the Baltimore School for the Arts...Was a member of the Junior
All-Stars in 2012 and participated in the Maryland All-Star meet in 2010...Finished
third in 40.01 in the 50-yard breaststroke at the 7th Annual BCSC
Championship swim meet for the Baltimore City Swim Club in July 2011...Posted a
26.7 in the 50-yard freestyle and a 1:07.6 time in the 100 yard backstroke...Also
participated in dance in high school.
Personal: Full name is Miranda Elise Jacobs...She
is the daughter of Yolanda Cox...Has two siblings, Victoria Cox and Martha Jacobs
and was born on April 2, 1994...Majors in journalism and plans to pursue a career
in journalism and serving as a swimming coach...Her goal is break a minute in the
100 free...Her motto is "Where there is no struggle, there is no progress."...Her
other interests include ballet and modern dance...Her favorite book is The
Help, and her favorite food is rice pudding...Says the best part about being
an A&T student-athlete is participating in relays at swim meets.