2014 Cross Country: Notched scoring performances in all six meets raced...Earned all-region honors by placing 24th (21:04.0) at NCAA South Central Regional Championships to push Lady Bears to NCAA bid...Secured All-Big 12 honors at conference meet by taking 14th in season-best 6,000-meter time of 20:55.22 to help BU take third...Crossed finish line as Baylor's fifth runner at NCAA Championships in 6K time of 22:04.5 to be 213th overall...Tallied season-best 4,000-meter time (15:07.05) aiding team to second-place finish at Texas A&M Invitational by taking 21st individually......Made the fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll...Recognized by USTFCCCA as All-Academic team member.
2014 Track: Advanced to NCAA Outdoor Championships, after running 4:19.36 in 1,500-meters to be fourth at NCAA West Preliminary Championships...Ended season by placing 19th at national outdoor meet in 4:23.63...Tallied total of four All-Big 12 honors in junior year, including three runner-up finishes to help BU finish second at both indoor and outdoor conference meets...Turned in time of 4:28.03 to place second in 1,500-meter event at Big 12 Outdoor Championships...Doubled back later that same day to take eighth in first 5,000-meter run of season in 17:36.22...Finished second in mile event at Big 12 Indoor Championships with time of 4:42.82 to earn All-Big 12 honors...Ran opening 1,200-meter leg of distance medley relay race to help BU take second at conference indoor meet in season-best and sixth-best mark in school history time of 11:12.99...Indoors, set school-record in the mile by running 4:41.38 at Husky Classic to take 13th...Outdoors, tallied personal-best and fifth-best 1,500-meter mark in school history by taking second at Payton Jordan Invitational in 4:18.35...Proved key member of BU's 4x800-meter relay team, helping Bears win event at Texas Relays and place second at Drake Relays...Helped women secure HyVee Cup at Drake meet by also running on second-place DMR crew that produced second-best time in school history of 11:12.37...Ran achor leg for title-winning DMR crew at Texas Relays...Opened indoor season by running 800-meter leg of event winning DMR crew in Texas A&M 10-Team Invitational...Tallied 800-meter PR of 2:09.43 by placing fourth at Texas A&M Aggie Invitational...Made the spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll...Earned Academic All-Big 12 first-team honors...Recognized by USTFCCCA as All-Academic team member.
2013 Cross Country: Notched two scoring performances in injury-hampered four-meet season...Finished 36th at both Big 12 Championships and NCAA South Central Regional Championships...Was BU's fourth finisher in each event...Produced season-best time (21:43.6) at NCAA regional meet.
2013 Track: Won 1,000-meter event title at Big 12 Indoor Championships in career-best and second-fastest time in school history of 2:46.87...Tallied four total All-Big 12 performances...Earned two outdoor individual recognitions...Placed second in the 1,500 meters with time of 4:24.09 at conference meet...Posted fifth-place finish in 800-meter race at league meet with time of 2:09.61...Carded season-best times in the 800 (2:09.22) at the Michael Johnson Classic and the 1,500 (3:22.20) at the Texas Relays...Finished 17th at NCAA West Preliminaries with 1,500-meter time of 4:24.82...Ran leadoff for 4x800 squad that was third at Texas Relays in time of 8:46.77...Garnered one relay All-Big 12 accolade during indoor season...Anchored distance medley squad to seventh-place showing at Big 12 meet in time of 11:45.90...Won the Texas A&M 12-Team Invitational in the 1,000-meters to open indoor season...Had season-best time in the mile (4:54.67) at Tyson Invitational to be fifth...Made the spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and Baylor Dean's List...Earned Academic All-Big 12 first-team honors.
2012 Cross Country: Participated in six events, scoring in each race...Tallied two top ten finishes to help team to victories at four-kilometer Bear Twilight Invitational (9th, 14:09.6) and two-mile UTA Season Opener (7th, 11:12.6)...Was second runner across for BU with season-best 6,000-meter time of 21:44.0 to place 27th at Big 12 Championships...Paced Baylor at NCAA Regional by turning in 26th-place showing in 21:53.6...Made the fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll...Earned Academic All-Big 12 first-team honors...Recognized by USTFCCCA as All-Academic team member.
2012 Track: Earned All-Big 12 accolades indoors in 1,000-meters with seventh-place (2:51.52) finish at conference meet...Ran season-best 2:49.78 to make finals of league meet...Took second in 1,000-meters at Texas A&M Invitational in 2:52.15...Ran mile in three indoor meets...Recorded best time (4:55.26) and best finish (3rd) at Texas A&M 10-Team Invitational...Competed in five outdoor meets while running 800, 1,500 and 5,000-meter events...Carded a season-best time of 4:31.59 in the middle distance to take ninth at Big 12 Championships...Posted top time in 800 (2:12.35, 11th) at UCF Invitational...Capped season with lone 5,000-meter race at Big 12 meet in 17:44.27 to take 20th...Made the spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and Baylor's Dean's List...Earned Academic All-Big 12 first-team honors.
2011 Cross Country: Competed in all seven events, finishing in team's top five two times...Had back-to-back 10th-place finishes to open season at Bear Twilight Invitational with four-kilometer time of 14:48.6 and at UTA Season Opener with two-mile time of 11:21...Finished 70th at Big 12 Championship with six-kilometer season-best of 21:52.0...Made the fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and Baylor's Dean's List...Earned Academic All-Big 12 first-team honors.
2011 Track: Did not compete indoors...Competed in two meets outdoors in 800 meters, placing 11th at Michael Johnson/Dr Pepper Classic (2:14.25) and 27th at Big 12 Championships (2:16.25)...Named to spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and and Baylor Dean's List.
2010 Cross Country: Did not compete...Redshirted...Named to fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
High School: Won the Southern Ontario title at 400 meters and 800 meters...Four-time Zone champion in 800 meters and 1,500 meters...Owns Zone record at 800 meters and 1,500 meters...Four-time Zone cross country champion from 2005-08...Won OTFA Junior Provincial Championship at 800 meters in 2009...Named Niagara Falls Female Athlete of the Year by both Optimist Club and Sports Mandela...Personal bests of 58.6 at 400 meters, 2:12.1 at 800 meters and 4:54.1 at 1,500 meters...Earned St. Michael's High School Athlete of the Year award in both 2008 and 2009...Received Rotarian Award for Leadership...Also played basketball and soccer, serving as team captain on basketball team...Earned Principal's Honor Roll accolades all four years.
Personal: Full name is Mariah Kathleen Kelly...Born Aug. 19, 1991, in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada...Daughter of Mike and Angela Kelly...Majoring in health science studies.