ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Mariah Turner
Mariah Turner
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Union City, Calif.
High School: James Logan

2014
Regular starter at the left wing position … Scored multiple tries twice, in her first career starts against Brown (9/13) and against Cornell (9/27) … Also scored a try in the Crimson’s 54-0 win over Yale (9/20).

Before Harvard
A four-year letter winner in track and field for James Logan High School, specializing in the long jump and triple jump … Captained the track and field team from 2011-2013 … Was the Mission Valley Athletic League JV long jump and triple jump champion in 2011 and the varsity long jump champion in 2013 … Led George Washington to three MVAL Championships and a Meet of Champions championship in 2011 … Was a scholar athlete all four years of high school and a Willie Davenport Scholarship recipient in 2011 … In the classroom she made the Superintendent’s Honor Roll all four years … Received many awards and honors as a member of the George Washington speech and debate team … Her hobbies include painting and dancing …  Her cousin Dorell Wright, is a 10-year NBA veteran currently playing for the Portland Trailblazers.