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SheKara Martin
SheKara Martin

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Greenwood, S.C.

High School:
Westlake (Ga.)

Height:
5-4

Event:
Sprints

2014 Outdoor:
Qualified for the NCAA East Preliminaries in the 100m ... Recorded an eighth place finish in the 100m at the SEC Outdoor Championships with a time of 11.61 ... Runner-up at the Tennessee Challenge in the 200m at 23.91 ... Clocked an 11.72 in the 100m at the Border Clash to finish second ... Finished third in the 100m at the Yellow Jacket Invite, her first collegiate outdoor meet ... Placed eighth in the 100m at the Penn Relays at 11.84 ... Notched top-five finishes in the 100m and 200m at the War Eagle Invitational and Tiger Track Classic.

2014 Indoor:
Competed at three events in the 60m and 200m ... Ran season-bests in the 60m (7.50) and 200m (24.13) in the prelims at the SEC Indoor Championships ... Advanced to the finals of the 200m at the Tyson Invitational ... Debuted at the Auburn Indoor Invitational in the 60m.

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, 1994 ... Daughter of Phil and Patricia Martin ... Has two siblings, Phillip (28), and Brejané (23) ... Majoring in Collaborative special education.

Martin's Personal Records
Event Mark Meet
60m Indoor 7.50 2014 SEC Championships
100m Outdoor 11.46 (w) 2014 SEC Championships
100m Outdoor 11.61 2014 SEC Championships
200m Indoor 24.62 2014 Tyson Invitational
200m Outdoor 23.61 2014 Tiger Track Classic