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Cara Wells
Cara Wells

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mandeville, La.

High School:
Fontainebleau HS

Height:
5-10

Event:
Throws

07/26/2012

Five Track and Field Eagles Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors

Women's team named as All-Academic team for the track & field

06/08/2012

Forty-Three Golden Eagles Receive Degrees During Spring Commencement

The football team led the way with 12 graduates.

06/05/2012

Southern Miss Recognizes 128 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academic Achievements

Volleyball registered six President's List members, while women's soccer was next with five and women's track had four.

05/18/2012

Golden Eagle Track and Field Teams Send Twelve to the East Preliminary Round

Bowie, Demydova ranked No. 1 in long jump and triple jump, respectively

04/28/2012

Golden Eagle Track & Field Teams Conclude Home Schedule on Positive Note

Golden Eagles record 29 top eight-finishes

Personal Bests:
Shot - 36'7.5" (indoor)
Weight Throw - 47'9.75" (indoor)
Shot - 37'10" (outdoor)
Discus - 143'5" (outdoor)
Hammer - 150'4" (outdoor)

Junior (INDOOR): Did not compete in any events ... (OUTDOOR): Recorded a season and personal-best throw of 143'5" in the discus ... Placed fifth at the C-USA Championship ... Finished first at the Golden Eagle Classic ... Had a throw of 149'7" in the hammer ... Sophomore (INDOOR): Set a new personal-best distance with a 47'9.75'' throw in the weight throw ... Also recorded a new personal-best with a 36'7.5'' throw in the shot at the LSU Twilight Indoor ... (OUTDOOR): Had a throw of 37'10'' at the Southern Miss Invitational to set a new personal best in the shot and earn fifth place ... Threw the discus 133'7'' at the LSU Alumni Gold Meet, a new personal best ... Finished third at the Golden Eagle Classic in the hammer with a throw of 150'4'' to set another personal best. Freshman (INDOOR): Recorded a throw of 11.11m (36-5) in the shot and placed ... Registered marks of 13.56m (44-6) and 13.16m (43-2.25) in the weight throw ... (OUTDOOR): Had a season-best throw of 11.23m (36-5.75) in the shot ... Placed eighth at the USA Invitational ... Recorded a season-best throw of 40.69m (133-6) in the discus, placing first at the Golden Eagle Classic ... Posted five top eight finishes ... Had a season-best throw of 44.05m (144-5) in the hammer ... High School: Attended Fountainebleau High School where she was a three-year letterwinner in track and field for Coach Mike Matern ... Recorded personal-best 41'4" in the shot put ... Received academic all-state honors ... Personal: Daughter of Ira and Canta Wells ... A psychology major with a minor in Spanish.

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