Taira Carney
Taira  Carney

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
Mayde Creek HS

Height:
5-8

Event:
Sprints/Jumps

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academic

Twenty student-athletes made the President's List for a 4.0 GPA during the semester.

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academic

Twenty student-athletes made the President's List for a 4.0 GPA during the semester.

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academic

Twenty student-athletes made the President's List for a 4.0 GPA during the semester.

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academics

Twenty Golden Eagles made the President's List during the semester earning a 4.0 GPA.

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academics

Twenty Golden Eagles made the President's List during the semester earning a 4.0 GPA.

Personal Bests:
60 Meters - 8.22 (indoor)
Long Jump - 17'11.50" (indoor)
Triple Jump - 35'3.25" (indoor)
100 Meters - 12.76 (outdoor)
200 Meters - 25.74 (outdoor)
Long Jump - 19'4" (outdoor)

Did not compete ,,, (OUTDOOR): Did not compete ... Sophomore (INDOOR): Competed in the 60 meter dash and posted a season-best time of 8.43 ... Recorded a personal and season best mark of 17'11.50" in the long jump ... (OUTDOOR): Recorded a season best jump of 17'10.25" in the long jump ... Placed second at the Southern Miss Invitational ... Freshman (INDOOR): Competed in the 60 meter dash and posted a season-best time of 8.22 ... Recorded a season best mark of 17'10.25" in the long jump and 35'3.25" in the triple jump ... (OUTDOOR): Ran a time of 12.76 in the 100 meters and 25.74 in the 200 meters ... Recorded a season best jump of 19'4" in the long jump ... Placed seventh at the C-USA Meet ... Had five top eight finishes during the season ... Ran the anchor leg of the 4x1 relay ... High School: Attended Mayde Creek High School where she was a three-year letterwinner in track and field ... Placed third in state in the long jump ... The region champion in the long jump ... The district champion for three years in the long jump and triple jump ... Posted marks of 19'4.75" in the long jump, 38'3.25" in the triple jump ... Personal: Daughter of Joy Carney and Brucke Williams ... A kinesiotherapy major.

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