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SheKara Martin
SheKara Martin

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Greenwood, S.C.

High School:
Westlake (Ga.)

Height:
5-4

Event:
Sprints

Prior to Auburn: Attended both Ridge View High School in Columbia, South Carolina and Westlake High School in Douglasville, Georgia ... Runner-up at 100m at the 2013 New Balance National meet in 11.67 ... Won 2013 Georgia 6A State Championship at 100m with a time of 11.77 with a negative win of -3.0 ... Also won the 200m title in 23.58, a mark that ranked seventh nationally ... Both 100m and 200m marks were the fastest in Georgia in 2013 ... 3rd in 100m at New Balance Nationals and second at 2012 USATF National JO Champs in 2012 ... Won both 100 and 200 meters at 2012 South Carolina 4A State meet ... Runner-up at 100m at the USA Youth Championships in 2011, also placed 5th in 200m at the same event ... Selected to 2013 ATC All-Metro team ... 2012 South Carolina Track and Field Athlete of the Year ... 23.58 mark from 2013 ranked 6th nationally for the year.

Personal: born September 14...Daughter of Phil and Patricia Martin...Has two siblings, Phillip (28), and Brejané (23)...Majoring in Collaborative special education.