Cougars prep for first home meet of the 2014 season
2013 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
2014-15 (Junior) Indoor: Ran a season best 57.15 in the 400m dash at the Texas A&M Aggie Invitational...Posted a 25.63 in the 200m dash on the second day of the Howie Ryan Invitational
2013-14 (Sophomore) Indoor: Competed in nine meets for the Cougars... Finished 16th in the 400m (57.09) at the inaugural American Athletic Conference Championships... Recorded a personal best of 56.69 in the 400m during the Texas A&M Aggie Invitational... Placed third in the 200m (25.38) at the Notre Dame Alex Wilson Invitational... Was a member of several 4x400m relay teams.
Outdoor: Competed in six meets for the Cougars... Ran in her first 800m run this season... Recorded a season best time of 2:22.78 at the UTSA Texas Challenge, the first meet of the season... Was an alternate for the women's 4x400m relay team.
2012-13 (Freshman) Indoor: Member of the women's 4x400 relay team that finished in the top-10 six times...Relay team took first at the Howie Ryan Indoor Invitational and Multi's with a time 3:48.97...They ran a season best of 3:41.21 at the Armory Collegiate Invitational, where they placed eighth...Seventh placed finish at the Conference USA Indoor Championships with a time of 3:46.85...Also, ran the 200-meter dash for the Cougars.
Outdoor: Competed in seven meets for the Cougars... Was a member of the second place 4x400m relay team that ran a 3:50.17 at the USF Collegiate Invitational (April 5).
Ran for Coach Brian Smith at Campbell High School... Helped team to two county championships, two regional championships and one state championship... Holds the school record in the 400m (55.33), long jump (18' 9"), and 200m (24.19)... A vital part of two relay teams that hold school records (4x100, 4x400-3:51.26).
Full name is Kelli Nichole Hardnett... Born on May 31, 1994 in Marietta, Ga... Daughter of Robert Hardnett and Henrietta Smith... After graduation wants to pursue a career as a physical therapist or athletic trainer... Hobbies include baking and photography... Majoring in Health.