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Chastity Riggien
Chastity Riggien

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Montgomery, Ala.

High School:
George Washington Carver HS

Height:
5-2

Event:
Sprints

10/26/2011

Former Track and Field Golden Eagles Competing in the Pan Am Games in Mexico

Riggien and Portillo-Rodriguez to compete for respective countries

10/13/2011

Men's Athletics Garners Eighth Consecutive Halbrook Award

The Golden Eagles won over the other six public institutions in the state of Mississippi.

USTFCCCA Indoor Second Team All-American - USTFCCCA Outdoor Second Team All-American

SOUTHERN MISS INDOOR RECORD HOLDER IN THE 60 METERS - 7.26; SOUTHERN MISS OUTDOOR RECORD HOLDER IN THE 100 METERS - 11.13
2011 SOUTHER MISS STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE YEAR

Personal Bests:
55 Meters - 7.13 (indoor)
60 Meters - 7.26 (indoor)
200 Meters - 24.40 (outdoor)
100 Meters - 11.12 (outdoor)
200 Meters - 23.29 (outdoor)

Senior (INDOOR): Capped off the senior campaign by earning All-American honors in the 60 meters ... Ran a personal and school record time of 7.26 in the 60 meters ... Recorded a season-best time of 24.75 in the 200 meters ... (OUTDOOR): Outstanding senior season ... Earned second team All-American honors in the 100 meters ... Ran a time of 11.52 in placing 13th overall ... Recorded a personal and school record time of 11.13 in the 100 meters in placing sixth at the Texas Relays ... Had a personal best time of 23.29 in the 200 meters ... Ran the second leg of the 4x100 meter relay that placed seventh in the NCAA East Preliminary ad qualified for the NCAA National Champion with a time of 44.41 ... Junior (INDOOR): Recorded a new personal-best in a second place finish at the C-USA Championships in the 60 meter with a 7.38 ... Finish in fourth at the Meyo Invitational with a new indoor personal best of 24.40 in the 200 meters ... (OUTDOOR): Set a school record at the NCAA East Preliminary with a 11.31 in the 100 meters ... Set a new personal-best in the 200 meters at the C-USA Championships with a 23.60 ... Sophomore (INDOOR): Ran a season-best time of 7.13 placing first in the 55 meters ... Ran a time of 7.53 in the 60 meters ... Also ran a time of 26.68 in the 200 meters ... (OUTDOOR): Ran a season-best time of 11.62 in the 100 meters ... Ran a time of 24.79 in the 200 meters, placing fifth at the Southern Miss Invitational ... Ran a leg of the 4x100 Meter relay that posted a time of 46.09 for a first-place finish at the Golden Eagle Classic ... Freshman (INDOOR): Competed in two events ... Ran a time of 7.15 in the 55 meters ... Recorded the top time in the 60 meters with a time of 7.55 ... Placed fifth at the C-USA Meet ... Ran a season-best time of 25.74 in the 200 meters at the C-USA Meet ... (OUTDOOR): Posted the top time in the 100 meters at 11.90 ... Placed eighth in the 100 meters at the C-USA Meet ... Ran a leg of the 4x100-meter relay, posting a season-best time of 46.23 ... High School: Attended George Washington Carver High School where she was a three-year letterwinner ... Ran a personal best time of 11.78 in the 100 meters and 24.00 in the 200 meters ... Named Montgomery Advertiser Athlete of the Year ... A three-time all-metro selection ... Voted the team's most valuable sprinter ... Personal: Daughter of Benjamin and Mary Riggien ... An exercise science major.

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