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#0 Kellee Monet Rice Season 2024

Tuscaloosa, Ala. ,
High School
Central HS

Posted regional qualifying marks in both the shot put and the hammer during the outdoor season … Top distance of 46-2 in the shot put came at the Tiger Twilight Classic … Threw for a distance of 45-10 1/2 at the Rice Twilight … Season-best mark of 168-10 in the hammer came at that same meet … Threw 164-0 at the SEC Championships … Participated in the shot put and the weight throw during the indoor season … Turned in her best shot put attempt at the Armory Invitational (44-8 3/4) … Finished fifth at the Bayou Bengal Invitational with a distance of 44-5 1/4 … Was sixth in the weight throw at that same meet with a season-best throw of 51-3 1/2.

Finished 12th in the heptathlon at the SEC Indoor Championships scoring a season-best 3,349 points … Recorded two indoor season-best marks at that meet, jumping 17-6 1/4 in the long jump and running the 60-meter hurdles in 9.00 … Threw the shot put 42-3 1/2 at the LSU Last Ditch meet … Had a toss of 45-3 3/4 in the shot put at the LSU Twilight … During the outdoor season she placed 12th in the shot put at the SEC Championships (44-5) … Top distance in the discus (113-11) came at the LSU Team Invitational.

A contributor at the SEC level, she placed seventh in the heptathlon at the outdoor championships, posting a career-best two-day total of 4,597 points … Competed in one other heptathlon during the season coming up with a score of 4,188 points at the Texas A&M Multi-Event competition … Top mark in the shot put in 2001 was a respectable throw of 41-10 1/2 at the LSU Alumni Gold Relays, the second-best throw by a Lady Tiger that season … Top mark in the hurdles was a 14.74w showing in the heptathlon at the Texas A&M Multis … Posted a top long jump mark of 17-2 3/4 at the LSU Last Ditch meet.

High School
Earned three letters in track and field and one letter in basketball … Helped her team to a state championship track title … Named to the Who’s Who Among America’s Athletes as well as the Tuscaloosa’s Rising New Talent … A member of the National Honor Society.

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