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Andrea Foster

Andrea Foster - Track & Field - Clemson University Athletics
Middle Distance
Georgetown, Guyana
High School:
Essex CC

Stats & Articles

Clemson TFRRS Profile & Cross Country bio

Essex CC TFRRS Profile

The Path to Albuquerque: Andrea Foster

Clemson Awards & Honors

ACC Champion — 4x400m Relay — 2019 Outdoors

All-America — Women’s 800 meters — 2020 Indoors

All-America — Women’s 800 meters — 2021 Indoors

NCAA Championships Qualifier

  • Indoor – 800 meters (2021)
  • Indoor – 800 meters (2020)
  • Outdoor – 4x400m relay (2019)

NCAA East Region Qualifier

  • 2019 — 800 meters, 4x400m relay



  • 800 meters (2021/indoor)
  • 800 meters (2020/indoor)
  • 800 meters (2019/outdoor)
  • 4x400m relay (2019/outdoor)


  • DMR (2021/indoors)
  • 4x400m relay (2021/indoors)
  • 4x400m relay (2020/indoors)

2021-22 Indoor Season

  • Clemson Opener
    • Ran a 55.71 in the 400m
    • Member of the 4x400m relay team that ran a 3:45.78
  • Clemson Invitational
    • Ran a 39.34 in the 300m
    • Member of the 4x400m relay team that ran a 3:38.11
  • Hokie Invitational
    • Ran a 3:03.72 in the 1000m
  • Bob Pollock
    • Ran a 2:10.44 in the 800m
    • Member of the 4x400m relay team that ran a 3:39.43
  • ACC Indoor Championships
    • Ran a 2:05.51 in the 800m
    • Member of the 4x400m relay team that ran a 3:35.38

2021 Outdoor Season

  • Did not compete outdoors due to no remaining outdoor eligibility.

2021 Indoor Season

  • Made her season debut by contesting the 600 meters at the Orange & Purple Elite (Jan. 9).
  • Earned second-team All-American honors in the women’s 800m.
  • At the ACC Indoor Championships (Feb. 27-29), finished 3rd in the women’s 800m with her time of 2:03.54.
    • This makes Foster No. 3 all-time at Clemson for the indoor 800m.
  • Set a 600m personal best at the Orange & Purple Elite, running 1:32.15.
  • At the Tiger Paw Invite (Feb. 12-13), Foster ran a season’s best for 800 meters with her result of 2:05.88.
  • Contested the 800 meters for the first time this season at the Clemson Invitational (Jan. 15-16).
  • Set a quarter-mile personal best at the South Carolina Invitational (Feb. 6), running 54.14.
  • Was leadoff for the Tigers’ 4x400m at the South Carolina Invitational, splitting 54.22.

2019-20 Indoor Season Highlights

Andrea Foster was named the ACC Women’s Track Performer of the Week on Jan. 22. 

  • 2020 NCAA Div. I Indoor Championships qualifier for the 800 meters.
  • Placed second in the 800 meters at the 2020 ACC Indoor Championships (Feb. 27-29), running a personal best time of 2:04.98 in the process.
  • Ranked No. 15 in the NCAA as a result of her performance at ACC’s.
  • Ranks in a tie for sixth on Clemson’s all-time list for the indoor 800 meters following her performance at ACC’s.
  • Was a member of the Tigers’ DMR and 4x400m relay at the ACC Championships.
  • Totaled four personal bests throughout the season.
  • Made season debut for the Tigers in the 600 meters at the Clemson Opener.
  • Earned six, top-5 finishes throughout the season. Foster won two events during the campaign.
  • Ranks No. 5 in Clemson history for the 1000 meters, following her performance of 2:50.52 at the Clemson Invitational (Jan. 11).
  • Competed in seven meets for the Tigers this season, contesting the 300 meters, 400 meters, 600 meters, 800 meters, and 1000 meters throughout the season.

2018-19 Season Highlights:

  • Competed for the Tigers at the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the 4x400m relay.
  • Individually qualified for the NCAA East Regional competition in the 800m and partook in the 4x400m trials.
  • Set a season’s best in the 800m at the ACC Outdoor Championships with a time 2:06.15.
  • Set a personal best in the 400m at the Gamecock Invitational Outdoor with a time of 55.04.
  • Earned a season’s best in the 600m at the Clemson Opener with a time of 1:34.22.

Prior to Clemson:

  • Competed for Essex County College for two seasons, starting with the indoor season of 2016-17 and going through the outdoor season of 2018. Did not compete during the 2017-18 indoor season.
  • Won the 2018 NJCAA Div. I Outdoor Championship in the 800 meters by running a personal best of 2:09.78.
  • Placed second in the 800 meters at the 2017 NJCAA Indoor Championships.
  • Placed third in the 800 meters at the 2017 NJCAA DI Outdoor Track & Field National Championships.
  • Captured eight individual victories throughout the three seasons of competition.

Off the track:

  • Health Science major
  • Member of the Tiger Leadership Academy