Events: 200M (24.94w), 400M (55.88), 800M (2:16.23)
5-time Louisiana State Champion
PRIOR TO LSU
Ended her prep career by being named the Most Outstanding Performer of the Meet at the 2014 Louisiana High School Athletics Association Class 2A Outdoor State Track & Field Championships held at LSU’s Bernie Moore Track Stadium … Crowned the Louisiana Class 2A state champion in the 400 meters and 800 meters and the Class 2A state silver medalist in the 200 meters as a senior in 2014 … Raced to a personal best of 2 minutes, 16.23 seconds to win her second career Class 2A outdoor crown in the 800 meters to cap her senior season … Also won the 800-meter state title outdoors as a sophomore in 2012 … Won back-to-back Class 2A state championships in the 400-meter dash as a junior in 2013 and as a senior in 2014 … Ran her second-fastest 400 meters as a prep with a winning run of 56.66 in the 2014 state final … Added a Class 2A silver medal in the 200-meter dash to wrap up her senior season at St. Mary’s Academy while running 25.20 (-2.3) during the state meet … Swept 800-meter state titles during the indoor and outdoor seasons of her senior year, winning the Division II indoor crown with a winning run of 2:22.04 in the state final at LSU’s Carl Maddox Field House … Competed on a national level after her junior season in 2013 while running the 400 meters at the USA Track & Field National Junior Olympic Championships held in Greensboro, North Carolina … Clocked 56.20 in the first round of qualifying before running a personal best of 55.88 for her 13th-place finish in the semifinal round of the 400 meters at the 2013 USATF National Junior Olympics … Won the 400-meter title at the 2014 Sugar Bowl Track & Field Classic in New Orleans.
Full name is Keterra Cord’e Harris … Born on June 11, 1996 … Parents are Terrance and Kiesha Harris … Has three siblings, Terraneka, Te’a and Kiley … Maintained a stellar 3.89 grade-point average during her prep career at St. Mary’s Academy … Member of the National Honor Society as a high school student … Uncle, Tory James, is a former member of the LSU football team from 1992-95 before his NFL career with the Denver Broncos, Oakland Raiders and Cincinnati Bengals … Plans to pursue a career in sports medicine.