Kelley Mortakis
Kelley Mortakis
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wheeling, W.Va.

High School:
Wheeling Central

Position:
Distance

05/22/2013

Herd Sends Eight to NCAA Prelims

Competition begins Thursday at 5:30 p.m.

04/20/2013

Dyer Wins Triple Jump at Heart of the Bluegrass

Bange places third in the 100 meter hurdles

04/13/2013

Five Records Fall at Hilltopper Relays

Jules breaks two school records

04/06/2013

Marshall Track Victorious over Ohio, WVU

Bange, Walker win multiple events

04/04/2013

Border Battle Hits Track, Field on Saturday

Herd looks for two straight over Bobcats

04/11/2012

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