Mariah Buford
Mariah  Buford

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Oxford, Miss.

High School:
Lafayette

Event:
Sprints


03/28/2015

Ole Miss Wins Five Events at Yellow Jacket Invitational

Successful Second Weekend of Outdoor Season

03/21/2015

Youngsters Shine for Ole Miss at Alabama Relays

Shannon Ray Wins 100m, Leads 4x100m Relay to Victory

01/31/2015

Miller, Rebels Shine in New York

Ole Miss Grabs Three Event Titles at Armory Track Invitational

01/24/2015

Records Fall, Ole Miss Shines at Vanderbilt Invitational

Rebels Claim Five Victories, Four Facility Records, Two School Records in Nashville

01/10/2015

Miller's World-Leading 60m Sets Tone in Ole Miss 2015 Opener

Jalen Miller Clocks World-Leading 6.56 to Win 60m Dash

AT OLE MISS (2013-14):

2014:

OUTDOOR: Placed 23rd in the 400 meters (57.26) and helped the 4x400-merter relay team to a ninth-place result (3:43.42) at the SEC Championships ... clocked a personal-best 55.37 to finish seventh in the 400 at the LSU Invitational ... placed fifth in the 400 at the Alabama-Mississippi Border Clash (56.92) ... season-best 25.95 in the 200 at the Ole Miss Open.

INDOOR: Ran a season-best 58.25 to finish 15th in the 400 meters at the Don Kirby Elite ... season-best 26.69 in the 200 at the Vanderbilt Invitational.

2013:

OUTDOOR: Competed in the 400 meters and 4x400-meter relay throughout the season ... helped the 4x400-meter relay team to a season-best time of 3:42.33 and a runner-up finish at the Ole Miss Invitational ... ran a personal-best 56.93 in the 400 meters at the Ole Miss Invitational.

INDOOR: Participated in three meets, primarily in the 400 meters and 200 meters ... posted season-best times of 25.72 in the 200 and 59.15 in the 400 at the BSC Panther Indoor Icebreaker.

BEFORE OLE MISS: Attended Lafayette High School where she lettered in track and field under coach Amy Sutton ... led the Commodores to runner-up state finishes in 2011 and 2012 ... won the 4A state title in the 400 meters and 4x400 meter relay as a senior ... state runner-up in the 400 as a junior ... placed top four at the state meet in the 100 meters five straight times, including third place as an eighth grader ... achieved a personal best of 57.18 in the 400 meters ... also lettered in basketball where she was named first team All-District.

PERSONAL: Born on February 18, 1994 ... daughter of Johnny and Connie Buford ... her brother, D.K., is on the Ole Miss football team.

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