Mariah Georgetown
Position: Hurdles
Height: 5'9"
Class: Senior
Experience: 1 Letter
City/State: Baker, La.
High School: Bethany Christian
Other College: McNeese St.
Major: Sport Administration
Born: 03/14/1992
Mariah Georgetown Bio
Courtesy: (@LSUsports)
Release: 05/31/2014

Events: 60H (8.29), 100H (13.39), 200M (OUT: 23.98)

One of the leading sprint hurdlers in the Southeastern Conference in her debut season with the Lady Tigers in 2014 … An SEC finalist in both the 60-meter hurdles indoors and 100-meter hurdles outdoors during her junior season … Scored three points for the Lady Tigers with a sixth-place finish at the SEC Indoor Track & Field Championships after clocking a personal best of 8.29 seconds in the conference final … Advanced to the 60-meter hurdles final in her SEC Championships debut after running 8.31 in the preliminary round … Also placed third in the event with a run of 8.31 at the LSU Twilight … Recorded two other third-place finishes in the 60-meter hurdles at the Texas A&M Triangular (8.42) and Aggie Invitational (8.41) in a pair of meets held at Texas A&M’s Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium … Also placed fifth at the New Mexico Team Invitational (8.48) and 12th at the Tyson Invitational (8.39) … Advanced to the final of the 100-meter hurdles in her debut at the SEC Outdoor Championships … Earned a ninth-place finish at the SEC Outdoor meet with a run of 14.24 (-0.4) in the final … Qualified for the final at the SEC Outdoor Championships by running 13.40 (+2.0) in the qualifying round … Opened the outdoor season by clocking a wind-legal personal best of 13.39 (+1.1) in the qualifying round of the 100 hurdles at the Texas Relays … Later earned a ninth-place finish at the Texas Relays with a wind-aided run of 13.46 (+2.1) in the final … Lined up in the 100-meter hurdles at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds, clocking 13.70 (+0.6) for 31st place in the first round of qualifying … Clocked 13.41 (+1.9) for sixth place at the LSU Alumni Gold … Also ran the 100-meter hurdles at the Hurricane Alumni Invitational (13.87) and Battle on the Bayou (15.29) during the outdoor season … Cracked 24 seconds in the 200-meter dash for the first time in her collegiate career at the Battle on the Bayou while running 23.98 (+1.1) for 10th place in the event.

Did not compete for the Lady Tigers in her first season with the program in 2013 … Received a redshirt in the indoor and outdoor seasons following her transfer from McNeese State.

One of the premier athletes in the Southland Conference during her two seasons at McNeese State in 2011 and 2012 … Honored as the 2012 Southland Conference Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Athlete of the Year … Crowned the SLC champion in the heptathlon with her school-record performance at the 2012 SLC Outdoor Championships … Became the first Cowgirl to win the SLC heptathlon title when she scored a school record and personal record of 5,265 points at the 2012 SLC Outdoor Championships … Won the SLC Outdoor silver medal in the 100-meter hurdles in 2012 with a run of 13.61 in the conference final … Was an NCAA Championships qualifier in the 100 hurdles in back-to-back seasons as a freshman in 2011 and as a sophomore in 2012 … Advanced to the national quarterfinal at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds in 2012 with a career-best wind-aided time of 13.34 in the first round and a wind-legal PR of 13.50 (+1.3) in the quarterfinal round … Also advanced to the NCAA quarterfinals as a freshman in 2011 … Honored as a USA Track & Field Junior All-American in the 100 hurdles in 2011 … Set five McNeese State school records during her two-year tenure in the 55 hurdles (7.31), 60 hurdles (8.59), 100 hurdles (13.34w), pentathlon (3,617) and heptathlon (5,265) … Recorded personal bests in the heptathlon events at 13.50 in the 100 hurdles, 24.80 in the 200 meters, 2:23.09 in the 800 meters, 5-5 in the high jump, 17-4 in the long jump, 37-4 ½ in the shot put and 115-11 in the javelin … Was a seven-time Class B state champion during her prep career at Bethany Christian School … Won back-to-back Class B state crowns in the 100 meters and 200 meters in 2009 and 2010 … Captured the Class B state title in the high jump and 4x200-meter relay in 2009 while leading Bethany Christian School to the team title … Set a Class B state meet record with a personal-best clearance at 5-5 in the high jump … Added a state championship in the 100 hurdles as a high school senior in 2010 … Twice honored as the Most Outstanding Athlete of the Meet for Class B in 2009 and 2010 … A two-time finalist for The Advocate Athlete of the Year.

Full name is Mariah Janee Georgetown … Born on March 14, 1992 … Parents are David and Amelia Georgetown … Has two siblings, Miranda and Morgan … Sister, Miranda, attended LSU … Majoring in sport administration with a  concentration in sport commerce.