Marlesia Carey

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
New Orleans, La.

High School:
McDonough 35

Height:
5-8

Position:
Hurdles, Jumps

Birthdate:
04/14/1993

Experience:
2L

Marlesia Carey

03/22/2014

@LATechTandF Dominates in Jim Mize Invitational

Jasmine Adekoya sets facility record as men and women sweep with wins

02/28/2014

Craddock Wins First C-USA Title for LA Tech

Hadnot sets C-USA record

01/31/2014

Track and Field Dominates Regional Rivals at Southern Miss Invite

Program records 45 top-eight finishes, 20 more than ULM

01/09/2014

Track and Field Opens Indoor Season Friday

LA Tech opens season at UAB Blazer Invitational

05/11/2013

Post-Meet Notes

WAC Championships - Final Day

03/24/2014

Jim Mize Invitational

Photos from the 2014 Jim Mize Invitational

03/01/2014

C-USA Indoor Championships - Day One

Photos from the first day of the 2014 Conference USA Indoor Championships. All photos by Ben Breland.

05/10/2013

2013 WAC Outdoor Championships

Photos from the 2013 WAC Outdoor Championships hosted by UT Arlington at Maverick Stadium.

03/16/2013

Jim Mize Invitational

Photos from the 2013 Jim Mize Invitational.

2013 Indoor Long Jump WAC Champion (19-2.75/5.86m)
2013 Indoor First Team All-WAC (Long Jump)
2013 Outdoor Second Team All-WAC (Long Jump)

2013: Opened the year by running 9.00 in the 60m hurdles at the Blazer Invite (1/11) to finish 18th and ran the second leg of the 4x400m relay that placed 12th with a time of 3:59.29 ... Finished 11th in the semifinals of the 60m hurdles at the Howie Ryan Invitational (1/25-26) with a time of 8.91 after running 8.84 in the prelims and placed 10th in the long jump with a mark of 17-8.75 (5.40m) ... Jumped 18-1.5 (5.52m) in the long jump to finish 24th at the Tyson Invitational (2/8-9) ... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/21-23), won the WAC long jump title with a mark of 19-2.75 (5.86m) and finished seventh in the 60m hurdles with an altitude adjusted time of 8.89 after running an altitude adjusted time of 8.70 in the prelims and ran the second leg of the 4x400m relay that finished fifth with an altitude adjusted time fo 3:46.79 ... Opened the outdoor season at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/16) finishing third in the 100m hurdles with a time of 14.42, placing sixth in the long jump with a jump of 18-6 (5.64m) and ran the third leg of the 4x100m relay that won with a time of 47.26 ... At the SEC-Big Ten Challenge (3/23), finished fifth in the 100m hurdles with a time of 14.11 and placed 15th in the long jump with a mark of 18-10.5 (5.75m) ... Ran 14.17 in the 100m dash at the Texas Relays (3/28-30), finishing 41st ... At the SFA Invitational (4/6), jumped 17-0.5 (5.19m) to finish 11th in the long jump and placed 11th in the triple jump with a mark of 34-11 (10.64m) ... At the Southeastern Invitational (4/19), ran 14.42 in the 100m hurdles to finish third and placed seventh in the long jump with a mark of 18-4.25 (5.59m) ... Finished 11th in the 100m hurdles at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/20), running 14.67 ... At the WAC Outdoor Championships (5/8-11), finished fourth in the 100m hurdles with a time of 13.82 after running 13.79 in the prelims and finished eighth in the long jump with a mark of 18-10 (5.74m).

2012: Finished 10th in the 60m hurdles at the UAB Blazer Invitational (1/12) with a time of 9.08 after running 9.22 in the prelims ... At the AState Invitational (1/27), finished fourth in the finals of the 55m hurdles with a time of 8.65 after running 8.97 in the prelims, finished fifth in the long jump with a mark of 17-8.25/5.39m and placed seventh in the triple jump with a mark of 36-10.25/11.23m ... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/24-25), finished seventh in the 60m hurdles with a time of 9.02 after running 8.95 in the prelims, placed 13th in the triple jump with a mark of 35-5.25 (10.80m) and jumped 14-5.75 (4.41m) in the long jump to finish 18th ... Opened the outdoor season at the Louisiana Classics (3/17), placing 12th in the 100m hurdles with a time of 15.37 ... At the Victor Lopez Classic (3/23), finished 25th in the 100m hurdles with a time of 15.46 ... Placed second in the 100m hurdles at the Jim Mize Invitational (4/7) with a time of 14.91 ... At the Mississippi Open (4/14), placed 10th in the long jump with a mark of 18-3.75 (5.58m) and finished 13th in the 100m hurdles with a time of 14.95 ... Finished seventh in the long jump at the Southeastern Invitational (4/20) with a season-best mark of 18-10.75 (5.76m) ... Followed that the next day with a season-best 100m hurdles time of 14.73 to place 11th at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/21) ... At the Golden Eagle Classic (4/28), finished third in the 100m hurdles with a time of 14.81 and placed seventh in the long jump with a mark of 18-5.25 (5.62m) ... At the WAC Championships (5/10-11), finished ninth in the 100m hurdles with a time of 14.85, placed 11th in the triple jump with a mark of 36-6.75 (11.14m) and finished 15th in the long jump with a mark of 16-9.75 (5.12m).

High School: Graduated from McDonough 35 High School in 2011 ... Lettered in track and field and basketball ... Ran on the 4x200m relay that ranked 11th in the nation ... Coached by Frank Daggs.

Personal: Marlesia Carey ... Daughter of Marlon Brown and Lakesia Carey ... Is one of five siblings ... Born on April 14, 1993 in New Orleans, La. ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Louisiana-Lafayette, Louisiana-Monroe, Southern and Southeastern Louisiana.