From Jan./Feb. issue of Commodore Nation
Freshman sets two PRs on meet's first day
By Dana Reynolds
Record-setting times highlight final day of Vanderbilt meet
First-ever indoor track meet on campus, Keith earns prestigious honor
January 26, 2014
December 8, 2013
Major: Medicine, Health & Society and Child Development.
Carpenter's TFRRS page: Here
2014-15 Indoor Season: SEC Championships: Scored a point for the Commodores by earning an eighth-place finish in the 800 finals, posting a time of 2:10.64; Set a new PR in the 800 prelims with a time of 2:08.92 to qualify for the finals; Was a member of VU's DMR team that took seventh place with a time of 11:33.92, the fifth-best on VU's all-time list. .... ... Tyson Invitational: Was a member of the 4x400 relay team that posted a time of 3:37.95, representing the second-best time on Vanderbilt's all-time list and the best since 1998. ... Meyo Invitational: Tied her PR in the 800 with a time of 2:12 and was a member of Vanderbilt's 4x400 relay team that took fifth place and set the No. 5 mark on VU's all-time list with a time of 3:41.57. ... Vanderbilt Invitational: Was a member of DMR team that took first place with a time of 11:37.13, representing the No. 8 mark on VU's all-time list. ... Music City Invitational: Captured first place in the 600 with a career-best time of 1:31.72, which represented the No. 2 mark on VU's all-time list.
2014 Outdoor Quick Recap: Posted a time of 59.83 in the 400-meter hurdles and finished 32nd at the NCAA East Preliminary. ... Captured first place in the 400 hurdles with a personal best time of 59.25 at the Tennessee Challenge. ... Recorded a time of 58.98 in the 400 hurdles at the Mt. SAC Relays to take first place in her section and post the top time among collegians. ... Took third place in the 400-meter hurdles at the Sea Ray Relays with a time of 59.91, which was the fifth-best showing on Vanderbilt's all-time performer's list. ... Finished first in the 400-hurdles with a time of 1.00.98 at the Black & Gold meet. ... Posted a time of 1:00.29 in the 400-hurdles at the Florida Relays. ... Earned a 13th-place finish in the 400 meter hurdles at the SEC Championships with a time of 1:00.80.
2013 Indoor Highlights: Set the second-best mark on VU's all-time performance list in the 500-meter run (1:15.37). ... Posted the sixth-best time on VU's all-time performance list in the 800 (2:10.13).
2013 Indoor Quick Recap: Posted a personal-best time of 2:10.13 in the 800 qualifying heat at the SEC Championships. ... Was a member of VU's 4x400 team that posted a time of 3.40.25 (the third-best time in Vanderbilt history and the program's best mark since 1998) at the Tyson Invitational. ... Shaved a couple of seconds off her previous best in the 800 at the Tyson Invitational by posting a time of 2:10.14, which ranks No. 6 on the VU all-time performers list. ... Finished eighth in the 800 with a time of 2:13.71 at the New Balance Invitational. ... Finished 10th in the 500-meter dash with a time of 1:15.37 at the New Balance Invitational. ... Took 10th in the 500-meter with a time of 1:15.37 at the New Balance Invitational in New York. ... Took sixth place in the 800 with a time of 2:12.45 at the Auburn Indoor Invitational.Finished eighth in the 500-meter run in a time of 1:17.10 at the UAB Blazer Invitational. ... Finished second the 500 meters in 1:17.34 at the Music City Challenge.
2013 Outdoor Recap: Set a personal best in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 1:01.09 while earning fourth place at the Black & Gold meet.
2012 Indoor Recap: Was a member of the 4x400 relay team that finished ninth at the SEC Championships with a time of 3:45.22. ... Placed 21st in the long jump with a mark of 5.53 meters (18-1.75) at the SEC Championships. ... Took first place in the long jump with a leap of 18-6 (5.64) at the Indiana Relays. ... Finished 14th in the long jump with a mark of 5.53 meters (18-1.75) at the the Armory Collegiate Invitational. ... Finished 23rd in the long jump with a mark of 5.23 meters (17-2) at the Samford Invitational. ... Placed 11th in the long jump with a mark of 5.52 meters (18-1.5) at the Kentucky Invitational. ... Was part of the distance medley team that placed second with a time of 11:35.72 at the Kentucky Invitational.
High School (Westview): Won state championships as a senior in the 100 meter hurdles, 300 meter hurdles and long jump ... Ranked 17th nationally in the 300 meter hurdles.
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