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Kelly Curtis
Kelly Curtis

Hometown:
Princeton, N.J.

High School:
Lawrenceville

Height:
5-8

Event:
Multi

Birthdate:
01/25/1989




2009-10 (Sophomore)

Indoor Track and Field: Competed in five of the team's six meets during the indoor season...participated in the Pentathlon, 60-meter hurdles, high jump, long jump and shot put during the indoor season...was the team's top performer in the 800-meter run and pentathlon...ranked second on the team in the high jump and the shot put, while ranking third in the quad in the 60-meter hurdles...held the team's top two indoor marks in the 800-meter and pentathlon...owned the fourth, sixth and seventh best distances on the team in the shot put...posted times of 2:50.15 in the 800-meter run at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge (2/6) and 2:50.95 at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/26)...posted a season-best time of 9.64 in the 60-meter hurdles at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/26)...jumped 1.54-meters or better in all three competitions in the high jump...went 1.56-meters at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge (2/6), 1.55-meters at the Leonard Hilton Memorial (1/15) and 1.54-meters at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/26)...grabbed a 5.12 showing in the long jump at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/26)...threw the shot put 10.14-meters at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge (2-6).

Indoor Track and Field: Competed in seven of the team's eight meets during the outdoor season...participated in the heptathlon, 200-meter and 800-meter runs, 100-meter hurdles, high jump, long jump, shot put and javelin...was the team's top performer and held the top two scores in the heptathlon...led the squad in the high jump and held the top six jumps in the event...ranked second on the squad in the 100-meter hurdles, shot put and javelin...posted heptathlon scores of 4,258 points at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/14) and or 3,935 points at the Louisiana Classics (3/20)...posted a season best time of 27.44 in the 200-meter dash, 2:53.19 in the 800-meter run and 15.21 in the 100-meter hurdles at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/13)...posted a season-best height of 1.60-meters in the high jump at the Golden Eagle Invitational (4-24)...jumped 1.59-meters at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/16) and 1.58-meters at the Seminole Invitational (4-9)...posted a season-best leap of 5.15-meters at the LSU Gold Invitational (4-10) in the long jump...posted identical jumps of 5.12-meters at the Conference USA Championships (5/14) and the Louisiana Classics (3/20)...tossed the shot put 10.57-meters at the Seminole Invitational (4/10) and 10.32-meters at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/13)...boasted throws of 34.28-meters at the LSU Gold Invitational (4/17) and 34.19-meters the South Alabama/UL-Lafayette Tri-meet (3/27).

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

2008-09 (Freshman)

Indoor Track and Field: Competed in five of the team's six meets during the indoor season...competed in the 60-meter hurdles, high jump, long jump and shot put during the season, along with one pentathlon...was the team's top performer in the high jump and ranked second on the squad in the 60-meter hurdles and the shot put...held the team's top five marks in the high jump event...competed in the pentathlon at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/27), but did not run the 800-meter...posted her season-best in the 60-meter hurdles at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/27) with a 9.72 mark...posted a season-best jump of 1.60 three separate times during the season, at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/27, twice)) and at the Air Force All-Comers (1/16)...leapt 5.13-meters in the long jump at the Armory Invitational (2/6) and 5.10 at the Arkansas State Kickoff (12/6)...also topped the five-meter mark with a 5.06-meter showing at the LSU Twilight (2/20) in the long jump...threw the shot put 8.86-meters at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/27) and 8.84-meters at the Air Force All-Comers (1/16).

Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in six of the team's seven events during the outdoor season...competed in the heptathlon, 200-meter, 800-meter, 100-meter hurdles, high jump, long jump, shot put and javelin...was the team's top performer in the 100-meter hurdles...ranked second on the team in the high jump, shot put and javelin...posted a season-best time of 27.52 in the 200-meter dash at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/17)...went 2:51.02 in the 800-meter run at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/17)...posted times of 15.36 in the 100-meter hurdles at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/14) and 15.90 at the Southern Miss Invitational (3/14)...high jumped 1.55-meters at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/15) and 1.53-meters at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/17)...leapt 5.20-meters at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/15)...posted a season-best throw of 34.88 in the javelin at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/15)...owned a season-best toss of 9.26-meters in the shot put at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/17).

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

About Kelly Curtis

Prep: Lettered in track and field at The Lawrenceville School for head coach Bill Schroeder...earned the Dean A. Smith Track & Field Prize...named All-State in the high jump, long jump, triple jump and javelin...helped the team to the Mid-Atlantic Prep League Championship as a senior...also attended Princeton High from 2003-2007, where she earned the All-Around Athlete award in 2007.

Personal: Born Kelly Curtis on January 25, 1989...the daughter of John and Debbie Curtis...father, John, was a draft pick of the New York Jets in 1971 and played five seasons in the NFL...has two brothers, Jay and Jimmy, and one sister, Kitty.