Adriane Diamond


IUB Athletics Hall of Fame (2015)


Adriane Diamond won track letters in 1984, 1985, 1986 and 1987. She had six Big Ten indoor titles in the 440 and 500 meters in 1985, 1986 and 1987. Diamond also won three Big Ten outdoor titles in the 400 in 1985, 1986 and 1987. She was a member of four winning relay teams, giving her a total of 13 Big Ten championships. Diamond was a member of the NCAA indoor championship 1,600 relay team in 1985. She held the 500-meter indoor world record in 1986 at 1:10.18 and is IU's record holder in the 400 meters. She was named an All-American in 1985, 1986 and 1987, and Diamond qualified for the 1988 Olympic trials at the Drake Relays in the 800m with a time of 2:03.43. She was inducted into Marshall County High School's Hall of Fame in 2010, and the Kentucky Track & Cross Country Coaches Association Hall of Fame in 2012.