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Caroline Parris

Class: Sophomore
Position: Distance
Height: 5-4

Previous School: Calvert HS

Hometown: Saint Leonard, Md.

2012 Cross Country (So.)
• 49th-place finisher (ninth among the Big South champion Lady Flames) at the Big South meet
• Cross country personal-best 5K time of 19:04.24 came at the Royal Cross Country Challenge

2012 Outdoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Placed 16th in the Big South 10K final
• Best race of the season was an 18:30.09 clocking in the 5K at the Shamrock Invitational

2011-12 Indoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Her racing distances spanned from 800 meters to 5K
• Came in 21st in the Big South 800-meter prelims

2011 Cross Country (Fr.)
• Broke 20 minutes in the 5K for the first time at the Big South meet, running 19:54 for 55th place and ninth among the Lady Flames
• Opened her collegiate career with an 11th-place effort at the Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational

Prep
• Graduated from Calvert High School
• Named 2010 Calvert County Runner of the Year for girls' cross country
• Placed seventh at the 2010 Maryland 2A state cross country meet, helping her team finish third
• Top times included 2:27 (800), 5:20 (1,600) and 19:36 (5K)

Personal
• Daughter of Alan and Cheryl Parris
• Older sister Alison was a standout distance runner at James Madison
• Major is communication studies
• Birthday is on July 9

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
800 - 2:26.64 (Indoor)
1,000 - 3:14.21 (Indoor)
1,500 - 5:08.72
Mile - 5:24.93 (Indoor)
3K - 10:59.79
3K SC - 11:44.18
5K - 18:30.09
10K - 40:33.54