Marieme Mbaye
Marieme Mbaye
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Grand Rapids, Mich.
High School: Forest Hills Northern High School
Position: Sprints

Collegiate Bests

100m 12.22

200m 25.94

High School Bests
100m 12.08
200m 25.12

2011-2012: In indoor track, competed in the 60-meter dash and the 200-meter dash…Competed in the 60-meter dash at Heps and HYP…In outdoor track, competed in the 100-meter dash and the 4x100-meter relay (fifth place) at Heps…Fourth in the 100-meter dash at the Yale Springtime Invitational.

2009-2010: Second in 100m at Harvard-Yale...Eighth in 100m at indoor Heps.

2008-2009: Third in 100m at Yale-Penn-Princeton…Ran season best in 200m at outdoor Heps.

High School: Two-time State Champion...Senior year, as track captain, led her team to a state Championship...Earned 12 All-State Athlete awards and four Academic All-State awards...Set school records in the 100m, 200m, 4x100m relay, and 4x200m relay.

Personal: Psychology major with concentration in philosophy…Pre-Med…Undergraduate Research Assistant in Comparative Cognition Laboratory at Medical School… Involved in NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People)…Undergraduate recruitment coordinator in Admissions Office…Morse College.

Why I came to Yale: I fell in love with the people and the atmosphere. There is an incredible diversity of interests and opportunities here.