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AVA PEEPLES

Player profile

year
Freshman
hometown
Dallas, Texas
high school
Lake Highlands

BIO

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

Highly-recruited talent from Texas brings impeccable credentials to the program…a 2018 Foot Locker Nationals Cross Country finalist…competing in Texas’ largest classification (6A), owns a pair of top-five 3200 finishes at the UIL Championships and was sixth as a senior at the state cross country meet…expected to challenge for a spot in the top seven this season.

Personal

Selected the Seminoles over a host of options…enters the collegiate ranks with personal-bests on the track of 5:01.87 (1600), 10:34.47 (3200) and 17:03.23 (5000) and owns the Lake Highland High records in all three events…was a seven-time University Interscholastic League (UIL) district champion between cross country and track and was a two-time UIL state qualifier in both sports…wrapped up a banner senior season placing fifth in the 3200 at the UIL Championships…5000 PB came in a sixth-place finish at the Texas Distance Festival in March…followed up a sixth-place finish at the UIL Championships in cross country by finishing seventh at the Nike Cross Nationals South Regional and ninth at the Foot Locker South Regional…was 19th at Foot Locker Nationals in San Diego…outstanding student who graduated in top 10-percent of her class…as two-year member of the National Honor Society…plans to major in exercise physiology…is the daughter of Caryn and Philip Peeples…born Sept. 29, 2000.