Get To Know Chelsea Hermes

Chelsea Hermes, a senior track and field athlete, starts the week for the Mean Green in February's Get To Know Your Mean Green Student-Athlete. Click on the video to meet Chelsea.

Mean Green women's track and field team competes in the Oklahoma Invitational this Saturday. Hermes captured second-place in her first penthathlon of the 2013 indoor season at the Iowa State Classic this past weekend.


2012 Track & Field
Finished second in the women's heptathlon at the SBC Outdoor Championships with a personal-best 5056 points ... Topped out at 1.70 meters in high jump for the season ... Won third-place in the heptathlon at the David Noble/Angelo State Relays ... Placed fifth in the javelin throw at the TCU Invitational ... Grabbed a second-place finish in the pentathlon at the SBC Indoor Championships with a career-best 3656 points.

Registered a seventh-place finish in the pentathlon at the SBC Indoor Championships with 3,237 points … Finished fifth at the TCU Invitational in the javelin throw … Took third at the North Texas Open in the 100H and long jump … Registered a tenth-place finish at the SBC Outdoor Championships in the heptathlon with 4,108 pts.

Notched a career-high points in the heptathlon at the Sun Belt Outdoor Championships (4,239) … Cleared a season-high 1.57 meters in the high jump at the SBC Championships.

High School/Personal
Ran cross country and track for coach Don Neu at Lindsay High School ... Won individual state championships in cross country in 2005 and 2006 and in track in the 1600m (5:14) and 800m (2:08) ... Also participated in volleyball, basketball and softball ... Selected to the all-state team in basketball, volleyball, cross country and track and named to the all-state championship teams in cross country, track and basketball ... Played volleyball at North Central Texas College ... Was a state qualifier in Extemporaneous Speaking in 2007 and 2008 as well as the National Honor Society ... Named to the Academic All-District team in high school ... Has one sister, Stephanie and two brothers, Austin and Zachary ... Is the daughter of David and Melissa Hermes.



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