Two-Time All-C-USA Performer
2009 Outdoor: Competed in six meets during the outdoor season...Finished top-10 in all six meets while throwing the hammer and finished top-10 in five of the six meets throwing shot put...Threw a personal-best 50.49m (165-08) in the hammer throw at the C-USA Championships in which she finished eighth...Posted a season-best shot put mark of 14.37m (47-01.75) at the C-USA Championships in which she finished fifth.
2009 Indoor: Represented the Lady Tigers at five meets during the indoor season...Threw a personal-best 16.68m at the SEMO Invite and collected a fourth place finish...Finished second in the SEMO Invite shot put competition with a season-best toss of 14.62m.
PRIOR TO MEMPHIS: Was a member of the Rend Lake CC track and field team...Won indoor and outdoor nationals in the hammer throw her sophomore year...Best performances her sophomore year were 56 feet 11 inches in the weight throw, 156 feet in the hammer throw, 125 discus throw and 41 feet in the shot put...Finished fifth at the indoor nationals throwing the shot 42 feet...Was an All-American in the shot put, discus and hammer throw.
Prep: Threw the shot 42 feet 11 inches in high school and had a 126 feet toss of the discus as well.
Personal: Full name is Karmyn Marche Clarke...Is the daughter of Orriu Clark and Joann Shearer...Is a native of Florissant, Mo., and attended McCluer North High School...Attended junior college at Rend Lake College (Ill.)...Is majoring in computer science.