Kelley Mortakis
Kelley Mortakis

Wheeling, W.Va.

High School:
Wheeling Central



Herd Sends Eight to NCAA Prelims

Competition begins Thursday at 5:30 p.m.


Dyer Wins Triple Jump at Heart of the Bluegrass

Bange places third in the 100 meter hurdles


Five Records Fall at Hilltopper Relays

Jules breaks two school records


Marshall Track Victorious over Ohio, WVU

Bange, Walker win multiple events


Border Battle Hits Track, Field on Saturday

Herd looks for two straight over Bobcats


Marshall 106, Ohio 82

The Thundering Herd track and field team defeated Ohio University in a border battle at the Ohio Women's Team Challenge in Athens.

School record holder in the 3,000 meter steeplechase (11:10.01)

2012-13 Indoor: Shattered her personal best in the 3,000 meters with a run of 10:27.50 in the C-USA Championships and finished 21st... Ran the mile three times... Ran a personal best 18:35.22 in the 5,000 meters at Akron Invitational

2012-13 Outdoor: Set a school record in the 3,000 meter steeplechase with a time of 11:10.01 and an eighth place finish at the C-USA Championships... Won the steeplechase at the Ohio Team Challenge with a run of 11:38.52...Ran a team and personal best of 5:23.25 in the miile at Heart of the Bluegrass Classic... Ran a team and personal best of 10:25.40 in the 3,000 meters and placed fourth at the Bulls Invitational... Ran the 5,000 meters three times

2011-12 Indoor:Posted a personal best in the 3000m run at the C-USA Indoor Championships with a time of 10:38.46

2011-12 Outdoor:Placed first in the 3000m steeplechase at the Ohio Duel... Finished 9th in the 1500m run at the Hilltopper Relays with a personal best time of 4:56.31.

2010-11: Posted 1 top-15 finish during the indoor seaon... set 3 personal records in the 3k, mile, and 5k at the Akron Invitational and Virginia Tech Challenge (2) respectively... Also had 1 top-15 finish during the outdoor season and set personal bests in the 1500 at the Ohio Women's Team Challenge and in the 5k at the C-USA Outdoor Championships with a time of 19:36.84.

2009-10: Finished 16th at the Marietta Invitational in the 3,000 with a time of 11:44.07... Topped that time by two seconds a week later at the Akron Invitational, finishing in 11:42.89... Ran a 5:20 in the 1500 meter at the UCF Invitational.

Prior to Marshall: Finished 8th overall at the cross country state meet as a senior... Helped lead her team to the OVAC and regional championship... Was named team MVP as a freshman, junior and senior.

Personal: Daughter of Jim and Sue Mortakis... Has an older sibling, Jamie... Plans to major in physical therapy.

Collegiate Bests:

1500m: 4:56.31

1 Mile: 5:27.37 - Indoor, 5:23.25 - Outdoor

3000m: 10:27.50 - Indoor, 10:25.40 - Outdoor

5000m: 18:35.22 - Indoor, 17:34.06 - Outdoor

3000m Steeplechase:11:10.01

DMR: 13:01.59