Briana Vaughn

Briana  Vaughn


Decatur, Ga.

High School:
Union Grove

Last College:



Three Advance to NCAA Quarterfinals

J'Nea Bellamy, Briana Vaughn and Sandy Jean advance on Thursday


UCF Track and Field Earns Academic Accolades

Five Knights garnered All-Academic Team honors from the USTFCCCA


Finishing Strong

UCF takes runner-up honors at AAC Championships, sets new school record in 4x400.


Knights Celebrate at Swords Awards

UCF held its annual end-of-the-year banquet


Vaughn, Winston Named Knights Athletes of the Week

Winston set the school-record in the 800 run.

Personal Bests
60M: 7.41 (In)
100M: 11.38 (Out)
200M: 23.58 (Out); 24.06 (In)

• Competed in four meets during the indoor season
• Ran a season-best time of 7.52 seconds in the 60 meter dash at the Tyson Invitational
• Placed fifth in the 60 at the American Athletic Conference Indoor Championship in 7.53
• Recorded a season-best 24.20 200 meter dash to place fifth at the AAC Indoor Championship


• USTFCCCAA All-Academic
• All-American Athletic Conference Outdoor First Team (4x100)
• All-American Athletic Conference Outdoor Third Team (100M)
• Represented UCF at the NCAA Championships as an alternate for the 4x100 relay
• NCAA East Preliminary participant in the 100 and 200 meters
• Finished 17th in the 100 meters of the NCAA East Prelim at 11.62
• Captured bronze in the 100M at The American Outdoor Championship with a time of 11.65, while scored for UCF in the 200 meters with an eighth-place finish in the 200 meters
• Helped UCF win gold in the 4x100 relay at The American Outdoor Championship with a time of 44.87
• Finished first in the 100M with a personal-best time of 11.38 at Mt. SAC Relays
• Posted second-place finishes in the 100M at the Beach Invitational (11.80) and UNF Invite (11.50)
• Set a career-high in the 200M at Mt. SAC Relays with a mark of 13.58
• Earned second-place finishes at the UCF Invitational (24.05) and Black & Gold Challenge (24.02)
• All-American Athletic Conference Indoor Second Team (60M)
• Part of the Sprint Medley team that broke the school record with a time of 3:46.12 at the Florida Relays
• Earned silver with a time of 7.44 in the 60M and just missed the podium in the 200M in fourth place (24.08) at the American Indoor Championships
• Topped her PR in the 200M at the Tyson Invite, crossing the finish line in 24.06

Prior to UCF (Georgia, 2013)
• Won the 60M with a personal-best time of 7.43 at the Akron Invite while also taking fourth in the 200M with a season-best 24.41

Prior to College
• Captured the 2012 GHSA AAAA state title in the 100M
• Competed on the 2011 USA team that won a championship in Puerto Rico
• Named Female Athlete of the Year
• Earned runner-up honors as a sophomore in the 100M
• Took fourth at the state meet in the 100M as a freshman
• Also cheered at Union Grove

• Daughter of Melissa and Tony Vaughn
• Brother, Jordon, competed for the DePaul University track & field team
• Majoring in Journalism