Miranda has been a Varsity Cross Country and Track athlete at Tempe High since 1992. She is not new to All-City Banquets, having been selected to the All-City Track and Cross Country teams in 1992, 1993, and 1994. Miranda was named to the All Region Cross Country team from 1991-1994, and All Region Track TEam from 1992-1995.
Miranda has received special recognition at the state and national levels, being named All State in Cross Country in 1991, 1992, 1994 and All State in Track from 1991-1994. She was named a Cornell National Scholar, and was a Regional finalist in the Wendy's National High School Heisman Award.
Miranda also excels in the academic arena; ranking 16th in a class of 285, with a 4.195 grade point average. Miranda belongs to the Science and Drama clubs at Tempe High. She is also a member of the national Honor Society and Student Council, serving as student body Recording Secretary. Miranda is very active in her church youth group and the Girl Scouts.