Velegar Mark
Velegar Mark
Height: 5-7
Year: Junior
Hometown: Spartanburg, S.C.
Position: Jumps
Major: Secondary English Education/Special Education
Last School: Tiffin University

Prior to Upstate: Cheered for two years at Tiffin University.

High School: Lettered in dance, cheerleading and track & field at Westerville North High School.

Personal: Born July 11, 1991 in Lawrenceville, Ga., to Eric Mulbah and Brenda Mark … Has an older brother named Malcolm Mulbah-Mark and a younger sister named Maya Mulbah … Her father played basketball and soccer at the University of Liberia … Working on a double-major in secondary English education and special education … Enjoys dancing … Likes eating spaghetti … Lists “Set It Off” as her favorite movie and “Lost” as her favorite TV show … Enjoys listening to music by Usher … Claims spring is her favorite season … Names The Lost Boy as her favorite book … Her favorite sports figure is Blaka Vlasic, a Croatian track and field athlete that specializes in the high jump … Says Tyra Banks was her hero growing up … Most admires her parents … Aspires to teach at an inner-city school and coach cheerleading at the high school level … Her dream job is to be a back-up dancer for Beyonce.