400m Dash

Meet Top 10
51.56, Meredith Rainey (Harvard, 1990)
52.40, Sharay Hale (Columbia, 2011)
52.46, Sharay Hale (Columbia, 2011)
52.76, Meredith Rainey (Harvard, 1989)
52.97, Cecilia Barowski (Princeton, 2016)
53.17, Udeme Akpaete (Cornell, 2015)
53.20, Meredith Rainey (Harvard, 1988)
53.24, Udeme Akpaete (Cornell, 2014)
53.38, Akua Obeng-Akrofi (Columbia, 2017)
53.39, Teri Smith (Brown, 1990)
53.39, Udeme Akpaete (Cornell, 2015)

All-Meet Top 10
51.56, Meredith Rainey (Harvard, 1990)
52.40, Sharay Hale (Columbia, 2011)
52.97, Cecilia Barowski (Princeton, 2016)
52.99, Akua Obeng-Akrofi (Columbia, 2017)
53.04, Teri Smith (Brown, 1989)
53.17, Udeme Akpaete (Cornell, 2015)
53.53, Erika Moses (Columbia, 2008)
53.60, Jasmine Blocker (Princeton, 2015)
53.62, Jesse Carlin (Penn, 2005)
53.78, Katy Jay (Cornell, 2003)
53.78, Zena Kolliesuah (Cornell, 2015)

Event was 440 yards in 1977 and 1978.
Event has been 400 meters since

Four-Time Champions
Meredith Rainey, Harvard (1987-88-89-90)
Marna Schutte, Harvard (1998-99-00-01)

Two-Time Champions
Dawn Booth, Princeton (1980-81)
Donna Neale, Brown (1983-86)
Tanesha Hodge, Army (1992-93)
Meremu Chikwendu, Brown (1995-97)
Sharay Hale, Columbia (2009-11)
Cecilia Barowski Princeton (2013-16)

All-Time Champions
Underscore indicates record
1977 — 62.6h, Sharon Phillipps, Cornell
1978 — 60.6h, Terry Hecht, Brown
1979 — 57.4h, Loretta Clarke, Cornell
1980 — 56.81, Dawn Booth, Princeton
1981 — 57.24, Dawn Booth, Princeton
1982 — 56.2h, Betty Newsam, Princeton
1983 — 56.54, Donna Neale, Brown
1984 — 56.64, Kathryn Busby, Harvard
1985 — 55.60, Heather Ruddock, Columbia
1986 — 54.70, Donna Neale, Brown
1987 — 53.93, Meredith Rainey, Harvard
1988 — 53.20, Meredith Rainey, Harvard
1989 — 52.76, Meredith Rainey, Harvard
1990 — 51.56, Meredith Rainey, Harvard
1991 — 53.51, Teri Smith, Brown
1992 — 56.04, Tanesha Hodge, Army
1993 — 55.15, Tanesha Hodge, Army
1994 — 55.77, Rhonda Leverett, Navy
1995 — 56.36, Meremu Chikwendu, Brown
1996 — 55.16, Nsenga Bansfield, Cornell
1997 — 55.66, Meremu Chikwendu, Brown
1998 — 55.2h, Marna Schutte, Harvard
1999 — 55.57, Marna Schutte, Harvard
2000 — 54.54, Marna Schutte, Harvard
2001 — 55.26, Marna Schutte, Harvard
2002 — 55.23, Kari Steed, Cornell
2003 — 53.78, Katy Jay, Cornell
2004 — 55.29, Cameron Washington, Cornell
2005 — 54.50, Linda Trotter, Cornell
2006 — 53.62, Jesse Carlin, Penn
2007 — 55.29, Agatha Offorjebe, Princeton
2008 — 53.90, Nicole Burns, Brown
2009 — 53.55, Sharay Hale, Columbia
2010 — 54.02, Kali Strother, Penn
2011 — 52.40, Sharay Hale, Columbia
2012 — 54.17, Lauren Waterbury, Brown
2013 — 54.64, Cecilia Barowski, Princeton
2014 — 54.40, Zena Kolliesuah, Cornell
2015 — 53.17, Udeme Akpaete, Cornell
2016 — 52.97, Cecilia Barowski, Princeton
2017 — 53.38, Akua Obeng-Akrofi, Columbia

Winners By School
9, Harvard (1984-87-88-89-90-98-99-00-01)
9, Cornell (1977-79-96-02-03-04-05-14-15)
8, Brown (1978-83-86-91-95-97-08-12)
6, Princeton (1980-81-82-07-13-16)
4, Columbia (1985-09-11-17)
2, Army (1992-93)
2, Penn (2006-10)
1, Navy (1994)