Ellie Herron
Ellie Herron
Year: So.
Hometown: Montgomery, Ala.
High School: Montgomery Academy

Career-best times (after 2017 season):
4K - 18:55.8 at the Sewanee 36th Annual Invitational (9/2/17)
5K - 21:35.8 at the UAH Chargers XC Invitational (10/1/16)
6K - 26:44.0 at the 2016 SAA Championships (10/29/16)
2-Mile: 14:28.1 at the UTC Powerade Invitational (9/9/16)


2017: Member of USTFCCCA All-Academic Team … SAA All-Academic Team … Competed in five events on the season … Finished as a scoring runner for the team one time … Averaged a 8.0 finish among team runners … Had an overall best finish of 18th on the season at the Sewanee Invitational on Sept. 2 … Averaged a finish among all competitors of 58.8 … Ran a season best 4K time of 18:55.8 on the season … Ran a season best 5K time of 28:04.14 on the season … Ran a season best 6K time of 26:35.0 and averaged a time of 28:29.62 in 6K events for the season …

2016: Member of USTFCCCA All-Academic Team … SAA All-Academic Team … Competed in seven events on the season … Finished as a scoring runner for the team five times … Averaged a 6.3 finish among team runners … Had an overall best finish of 12th on the season at the Covenant Invitational on Sept. 2 … Averaged a finish among all competitors of 75.9 … Ran a season best 2-mile time of 14:45.3 and averaged a time of 14:56.1 in 2-mile events for the season … Ran a season best 5K time of 21:35.8 an averaged a time of 21:44.9 in 5K events for the season … Ran a season best 6K time of 26:44.0 and averaged a time of 27:25.33 in 6K events for the season …

Prep: Attended Montgomery Academy and lettered four years in cross country, soccer, and track for the Eagles … All-Metro Team … Three-time Cross Country Captain … Track and Field Captain her senior year … Coaches Award … High Honor Roll … Cum Laude … AP Scholar …

Personal: Daughter of Mark and Fairlie Herron … One sister, Vivian … Majoring in Pre-Med …