Mary Allen
Mary Allen

Hometown:
Spartanburg, S.C.

High School:
Dorman

Event:
Pole Vault

Year (I/O):
Jr./Jr.


2008: Indoors, placed fourth at the Gamecock Invitational at 10-6 ¼ ... outdoors, had an eighth place finish at the Gamecock Invitational ... placed tenth at the Auburn Tiger Classic at 10-8.

HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Wendy Barr at Dorman High School ... a state championship qualifier in pole vault where she took third overall in 2007 ... holds high school, county and region records ... ranked No. 3 in South Carolina ... top clearance of 11-0.

PERSONAL: Mary Clare Allen was born Dec. 5, 1988 ... pursuing a degree in restaurant, hotel and tourism management ... parents are Veronica Moriarty and John Allen ... hobbies include cooking... chose USC over College of Charleston.