Allie Whitley
Allie Whitley

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Denver, N.C.

High School:
East Lincoln

Height:
5-3

Major:
Business/Fashion Merchandising


McKissick Scholar

  • 2012-13 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

2013 Cross Country (Sophomore): Raced six times in the fall ... Her top performance came in Gamecock Invitational #2, as she finished fourth overall and second on the team with her 12:05.96 mark in the two-mile event ... Took ninth on the team and 24th overall in the Carolina Challenge ... Her best 5K came in the Royal XC Challenge, placing 43rd overall in 18:50.6 ... Her best 6K finish time of 23:31.73 came in the Mountain Dew Invitational, a 73rd-place showing ... Also raced in the Roy Griak Invitational as well as the Indiana State Pre-National Invite Open race.

2013 Track & Field (Freshman): Garnered recognition on the 2013 Southeastern Conference First-Year Academic Honor Roll ... Did not compete in track.

2012 Cross Country (Freshman): Ran in two cross country meets, posting a 20:14.0 in the Queens Royal Challenge in Charlotte for her best 5K time ... Also ran in the Gamecock Invitational.

High School: Participated in three sports at East Lincoln High School: cross country, track and swimming ... Captained the cross country team all three years with them and two of her three years with track ... Named team MVP in cross country for three seasons.

Personal: Alexandra Franklyn Whitley is the daughter of Charles and Robbin ... Has one younger brother, Parker ... Chose South Carolina over the College of Charleston and UNC Greensboro ... Majoring in international business and fashion merchandising.