Karissa Bertling
2011-12 Women's Track & Field
HT.
5'5"
YR.
Fr.
HOMETOWN
New Port Richey, Fla.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
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
Sprints
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.
MTEN ETSU Nashville, Tenn.
Oct 16 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
MTEN ETSU
Oct 17 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
WGOLF Mercedes Benz Collegiate Championship Knoxville, Tenn.
Oct 17 15th of 16
WTEN ETSU
Oct 17 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
MCC Catamount Classic Cullowhee, N.C.
Oct 17 2 of 10
WCC Catamount Classic Cullowhee, N.C.
Oct 17 1 of 10
MGOLF U.S. Collegiate Championship Alpharetta, Ga.
Oct 17 Results
VB Wofford College 0 Johnson City, Tenn.
Oct 17 ETSU 3
WSOC VMI 0 Johnson City, Tenn.
Oct 17 ETSU 7
WTEN ETSU
Oct 18 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
MTEN ETSU
Oct 18 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
MGOLF U.S. Collegiate Championship Alpharetta, Ga.
Oct 18 Results
VB Mercer University 1 Johnson City, Tenn.
Oct 18 ETSU 3
MSOC Wofford 3 2OT
Oct 18 ETSU 3
WTEN ETSU
Oct 19 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
MTEN ETSU
Oct 19 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
MGOLF U.S. Collegiate Championship Alpharetta, Ga.
Oct 19 12th of 15
WSOC UNC Greensboro 1 Johnson City, Tenn.
Oct 19 ETSU 3
WTEN ETSU
Oct 20 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals