Karissa Bertling
2011-12 Women's Track & Field
New Port Richey, Fla.
Ridgewood HS
Karissa Bertling

2011-12: Established personal bests in the 55m (7.13), 100m (12.17), 200m (24.70) and 400m (58.33)... made her ETSU debut at the Appalachian Indoor Invite (Dec. 2-3), finishing third with her collegiate best in the 55m... earned fourth in the 200m at the A-Sun Indoor Championships (Feb. 17-18)... part of the third-place 4x100m relay team at the Charlotte 49er Classic, also making the 200m finals and finishing fourth (March 15-17)... had three good finishes at the Beynon Sports Catamount Classic, helping her 4x100m relay team take second, earning fifth in the 200m and earning sixth in the 100m (March 24)... fifth in the 100m and sixth in the 200m at the Tennessee Challenge (April 7)... ended the year fifth in the 200m at the Winthrop Twilight (May 6).

Prior to ETSU: A four-year tack & field athlete at Ridgewood HS under head coach Sue Vien... earned varsity letters in swimming, soccer and weightlifting... set her school record in the 100m (11.75)... earned North Suncoast Female Track Athlete honors in 2010... voted Athlete of the Year in 2010 by Tampa Tribune Pasco County Suncoast News... finished third in the state meet in the 200m, and fifth in the 100m.

Personal: Born June 24, 1993... daughter of Kimberly Mehren and Dale Bertling... majoring in criminal justice.

2011-12 Women's Track & Field
Nicole Alexander5'4"Fr.
Karissa Bertling5'5"Fr.
Kasey Jones5'5"Fr.
Genevieve KupritzSo.
Emma Bowers5'5"Sr.
Hannah Bowers5'5"Sr.
Demetria Edgecombe5'1"Fr.
Emani Harrison5'2"So.
WBB High Point University 76 Final
Nov 17 ETSU 84
MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU 79 Final
Nov 21 Saint Francis University 63
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville 87 F
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. ETSU 98
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Winthrop 64
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Indiana State University 76
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 26, 12:00 p.m. Indiana University 97
WBB ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Nov 29, 5:00 p.m. Virginia Tech University
MBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 1, 7:00 p.m. Morehead State
WBB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Dec 3, 5:00 p.m. George Mason University
MBB Western Carolina Freedom Hall
Dec 3, 8:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Huntsville, Ala.
Dec 6, 6:00 p.m. Alabama A&M University
MBB UNC Greensboro Freedom Hall
Dec 13, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB Eastern Kentucky University Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 13, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 15, 12:00 p.m. Morehead State University
MBB ETSU Richmond, Ky.
Dec 16, 7:00 p.m. Eastern Kentucky