UMBC

Women's Track & Field

 
Mercedes Tillman
Mercedes Tillman
Height: 5-1
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Waldorf, Md.
High School: North Point
Position: Sprints

Background: Named to the All-Metro First Team on three occasions… 2013 Maryland State 4A Champion in the 55m dash… Also, helped lead North Point High to the state title in the 4x400 relay… Named the Charles County Athlete of the Year in 2011 and 2012… Two-time Southern Maryland Athletic Conference (SMAC) Most Outstanding Runner.

Personal: Daughter of Rashuna Tillman-Akins and Marcus Akins… Her uncle, Travares Tillman, played football at Georgia Tech before going on to play in the NFL for the Buffalo Bills, Carolina Panthers, and Miami Dolphins… Plans to major in biological sciences… Born Aug. 18, 1995.

View: Mobile | Desktop