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Caroline Parris

Class: Senior
Position: Distance
Height: 5-4

Previous School: Calvert HS

Hometown: Saint Leonard, Md.

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
800 - 2:26.64 (Indoor)
1,000 - 3:14.21 (Indoor)
1,500 - 4:58.33
Mile - 5:21.60
3K - 10:37.03 (Indoor)
3K SC - 11:44.18
5K - 18:27.30 (Indoor)
10K - 38:10.18

2014 Cross Country (R-Jr.)
• Top-six runner all season for the Big South runner-up Lady Flames
• Placed a career-best 30th at the Big South Championship, placing sixth on the team
• Finished 170th in her NCAA Division I Southeast Regional Championship debut, posting a 6K personal-best time of 23:07.7
• Lowered her 5K best to 18:56.07 at the Greater Louisville Classic

2014 Outdoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Placed 19th in the Big South 5K
• Improved her 1,500 personal best to 5:01.57 at the Liberty Twilight Qualifier

2013-14 Indoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Top race of the season was an 11:09.22 3K at the Liberty Quad

2013 Cross Country (Jr.)
• Did not compete in any races for Liberty and was redshirted

2013 Outdoor Track & Field (So.)
• Sliced her steeplechase personal best to 11:44.18 at the Big South meet, placing 12th in the race and moving into Liberty's all-time top 10 in the event

2012-13 Indoor Track & Field (So.)
• Top race of the season was a 5:29.52 mile, which netted 17th place at the Big South Championship

2012 Cross Country (So.)
• 49th-place finisher (ninth among the Big South champion Lady Flames) at the Big South meet
• Cross country season-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

• 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)

• 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