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     Carla Wilson
    Carla Wilson

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Hazelcrest, Ill.

    High School:
    Thornwood

    Event:
    Sprints/Mid-Distance


    Outdoor 2012: Placed 14th in the 800 at the Marquette Invite with a personal-best time of 2:41.75.

    Indoor 2012: Ran a personal-best of 1:57.90 in the 600 at the Carthage Tadd Metzger Invite on Jan. 27 ... clocked a career-best indoor 800 time of 2:48.87 on Feb. 17 at the Milwaukee Panther Tune Up.

    PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-year letterwinner in track, cross country and basketball at Thornwood (Ill.) ... All-Conference for cross country in her senior year ... conference medalist for track through freshman year ... three consecutive conference championship titles in track and field ... track and field team captain junior and senior year ... basketball team captain in her freshman, sophomore and senior year ... honor roll student all four years ... member of Spanish National Honor Society ... greatest athletic thrill to date is earning the number one spot as top cross country female runner for her district two years in a row ... born December 18, 1991, in Cook County, Ill. ... daughter of Sharon Wilson ... has five siblings, Curtis, Candice, Clinton, Cheron and Corey ... currently enrolled as a chemistry major.

    Career-Best Outdoor Times
    800-meter run: 2:41.75 (4/28/12)

    Career-Best Indoor Times
    600-meter run: 1:57.90 (1/27/12)
    800-meter run: 2:48.87 (2/17/12)