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Mary Carson Pitts
Mary Carson Pitts

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
Hutchison School

Height:
5-6

Event:
Jumps

Birthdate:
10/07/1994


Pitts' Career Best Performances
Event Mark (Date)
Indoor
Pole Vault 3.84m (12-7.25) (2/21/14)
Outdoor
Pole Vault 3.97m (13-0.25) (4/5/14)

2013-14 (Freshman)

Indoor Track and Field: Competed in six regular-season meets, as well as the Conference USA Indoor Championships...participated in only the pole vault...scored points for the team at the C-USA Indoor Championships (3/1) in the pole vault, placing fifth with a vault of 3.75 meters (12-3.5)...set a personal best in the pole vault by clearing 3.84 meters (12-7.25) for a fourth-place finish at the LSU Twilight (2/21), a mark that doubled as the second-best mark in school history at season's end...tied for ninth at the Southern Miss Cupid Classic (2/14) with a leap of 3.80 meters (12-5.5)...posted a 3.70 meter (12-1.5) vault at the Samford Multis and Invitational (2/8), tying for sixth...tied for third at the BSC Panther Icebreaker (12/6/13) with a 3.55 meter (11-7.75) vault.

Outdoor Track and Field: A third-team All-Louisiana Team member in the pole vault...competed in seven regular-season meets on the season, as well as the Conference USA Outdoor Championships...qualified for the NCAA East Regionals, but did not compete due to an injury...scored points at the C-USA Outdoor Championships (3/29) with a fourth-place finish of 3.66 meters (12-0)...notched a personal-best leap of 3.97 meters (13-0.25) for the event title at the Stanford Invitational (4/5), a mark that stood third in school history at season's end...leapt 3.87 meters (12-8.25) at the Alabama Relays (3/22)...won the event title at the Jaguar Opener (3/7) with a jump of 3.76 meters (12-4).

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll honors.

About Mary Carson Pitts

Prep: A four-time letterwinner in the pole vault and a three-time letter winner in cross country at the Hutchinson School in Memphis, Tenn....holds the school record and the Tennessee state record in the pole vault with a leap of 12' 7" that she cleared in March 2013...also competed in the high jump, notching a personal best of 5' 4" at the regional championship...named the Hutchison Track MVP during her senior campaign...helped lead her team to a regional title in 2013.

Personal: Born Mary Carson Pitts on October 7, 1994...daughter of Kim and Johnny Pitts...has one older sister and one older brother.