Titania Markland  
Titania Markland


Annotto Bay, Jamaica

High School:
St. Mary HS



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USTFCCCA Honors Stanford as All-American

The Gopher thrower finished 15th in the hammer throw at the national championships


Gophers' Relay Finishes 19th at NCAAs

Markland, Waldvogel, Adderley and Geyen become Minnesota's first-ever 4x400m to compete at the NCAA championships


Record-Breaking Relay Team Ready for NCAAs

Minnesota will compete in the 4x400m relay at the NCAA championships for the first time in program history


Stanford Finishes 15th in NCAA Hammer Throw

The Gophers junior recorded a personal-best throw in Eugene, Ore.


NCAA Championships Up Next for Gophers

The Gophers will compete in the hammer throw and 4x400m relay in Eugene, Ore.

2014 Season - Indoor: Finished her debut indoor season as the sixth-ranked Gopher all-time in the 400m with a 55.03 in preliminaries at Big Tens • won the 600m in 1:33.18 at the Parents Day Open • took second in the 600m at the Northwest Open (1:35.59) • ran on school-record 4x400m relay team that took third at the Big Ten championship in 3:36.67 • ran on four fastest 4x400m relay teams of the indoor season.

2014 Season - Outdoor: Finished 19th in the 4x400m relay at the NCAA national championships in 3:37.08 • advanced to the NCAA national championships in the 4x400m relay after finishing 11th at the NCAA West Prelims in a Minnesota program record of 3:34.71 • placed third in the 4x400m relay (3:35.07) and 10th in the 400m (55.06) at Big Ten Championships • finished sixth in the 400m in a career-best 54.91 at Spec Towns to rank seventh among Gophers all-time • ran back-to-back program records in the 4x400m relay at Big Tens and NCAA West Prelims • finished third in the 400m at Musco Twilight (55.04) and UC San Diego (55.17) • placed 10th in lone 800m race of the season (2:24.87) at USF Collegiate • won the 4x400m relay at UC San Diego (3:39.43) and USF Collegiate (3:45.00) • ran on the 4x100m, 4x200m and sprint medley relay teams at TSU Relays.

High School: A 2011 graduate of St. Mary High School • high school coaches were Dwayne Williams and Erol Campbell • set 400m record (55.44) and 800m record (2:21.34) in Class 2 at 2011 Eastern Championship • set 800m record (2:16.59), 1,500m record (4:56.70) and 4x400m record (3:55.02) in Class 1 at 2013 Eastern Championship • also won 400m (55.21) in Class 1 at 2013 Eastern Championship • represented Jamaica at the 2012 Central American and Caribbean Games (CAC).

Personal: Born January 2, 1994 • plans to major in Meteorology • daughter of Staceyann Strachan • has one younger sister, Britania Forbes • enjoys netball and football.

Markland's Indoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
400m 55.03 (AT-6th) Big Tens (2/28-3/1/14)
600m 1:33.18 Parents Day Open (2/22/14)
Markland's Outdoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
400m 54.91 (AT-7th) Spec Towns Invite (4/12/14)
800m 2:24.87 USF Collegiate (4/4/14)