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Sharmaine Barnes
Sharmaine Barnes

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rock Hill, S.C.

High School:
Northwestern HS

Height:
5-3

Position:
Sprints


**2013: All-Big South in distance medley relay

**2012: Big South champion in 4x400 relay (outdoor), All-Big South in 4x400 relay (indoor)

2013 Outdoor: Ran a personal-best 56.84 in the 400 meters for a seventh-place finish at the Big South Championships ... Won the 400 meters at the Chanticleer Classic ... Placed sixth in 400 at Coastal Carolina Invitational and seventh at North Florida Invitational ... Clocked 26.12 in only 200-meter race of the season.

2013 Indoor: Earned all-conference honors in the distance medley relay, helping the Chants to a runner-up finish at the Big South Championships with a time of 12:10.02 ... Part of 4x400 relay team that set a school record with a time of 3:45.76 while finishing second at the Virginia Tech Invitational ... Placed third in the 400 meters at the George Mason Patriot Games and had a season-best time of 58.66 in the event at Clemson's Tiger Paw Invitational ... Other season bests were 26.13 in the 200 meters and 1:19.45 in the 500 meters.

2012 Outdoor: Part of the 4x400 relay team that took first place at the Big South Championships with a time of 3:45.72 ... Ranked ninth in the Big South in the 400 meters with a time of 57.23 at the Tiger Track Classic in Auburn, Ala. ... Placed third in the 400 meters at the Winthrop Twilight with a season-best 57.33 ... Finished fifth in the 400 at Big South Championships in a time of 57.34 ... Placed 18th in the 200 meters at the Tiger Track Classic with a time of 27.23.

2012 Indoor: Was part of four 4x400 relay teams that placed in the top six, including first place at the Clemson Invitational and second at the Big South Championships ... Ran a season-best 56.94 in the 400 meters to place third at the Big South ... Finished 10th in both the 200 and 400 meters at the Clemson Invitational ... Other individual season-bests were 25.37 in the 200 meters and 41.26 in the 300 meters.

At Northwestern HS: Ran at Northwestern High School freshman through senior season... Took eighth place in the 400 meters during freshman season... Finished in fifth place in the 400 during sophomore season and was a member of the state championship team in the 4x400... During junior season took third in state in the 400... Ended her high school career by taking second in the state in the 400 and was a member of the fifth place team in the 4x400... Named all-county and all-region all four years in high school... High school took second at state during freshman and sophomore season... Athletic scholar senior year of high school.