Sophomore returns fit and ready to maintain or improve her position among the top seven in the cross country lineup…was fixture in top seven throughout the 2016 cross country season for the Noles…hails from Tennessee power Brentwood High, where she starred on the track and in cross country.
Cross Country: Competed in seven meets in her first collegiate season, including the ACC and NCAA South Region Championships…turned in her finest individual performance at the Notre Dame Invitational running 18:14.5 (5k) as No. 5 runner…started off with a bang as No. 2 runner at the Covered Bridge Open, finishing 18th overall (19:13.82)…finished on a high note with a 6k PB (22:14.5) at the NCAA South Region, where she was sixth among FSU finishers. Indoors: Sat out for what will be a redshirt season. Outdoors: Saw action in six meets, focusing primarily on the 1500…did post an early 18:48.75 500 at the Yellow Jacket Invitational…her SB 1500 (4:44.64) came at the season-opening FAMU Relays, where she finished second.
Won 2015 Tennessee state titles in the 1600 and 3200 and was runner-up in the 1600 and 800 as a senior…was 2015 Tennessee state runner-up in cross country…has recorded personal-bests of 2:15.74 (800), 4:51.73 (1600), 4:56.19 (mile) and 10:34.61 (3200)…also played varsity soccer for one season…graduated in the top 10-percent of her class at Brentwood…majoring in business at FSU…earned ACC Academic Honor Roll honors in her first season at FSU…born Sept. 3, 1998.