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Kara Blake

Kara  Blake

Manor, Texas

High School:
Liberal Arts and Science Academy

2010: Placed a season-best 19th in the 100 meters at Rice's Victor Lopez Classic with at time of 12.79...Ran a season-best 12.61 in the 100 meters at the Michael Johnson Classic and 25.96 at the Texas A&M Indoor Invitational in the 200 meters.

High School: Helped high school team to second place finish at the state meet in 2007, along with a second-place district finish...Won district team championship in 2006 and regional championship in 2009...Also played basketball and volleyball, helping basketball team to district championship in 2007, and second-place district finish in 2008...Earned MLK Youth Legacy award and Outstanding Student Award from Austin Independent School District.

Personal: Full name is Kara Renee Blake...Born July 24, 1991 in Austin, Texas...Daughter of Barrett and Ora Blake...Has two siblings, Medina and La Toya...Majoring in computer science.

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