Tara Cripe
Tara Cripe


Jacksonville, FL

High School:
Duncan U. Fletcher HS




FAU Cross Country Announces 2014 Schedule

The schedule includes seven races beginning with the FAU inaugural home meet on Friday, Aug. 29


Two Qualify for Finals on Day Three of C-USA Championships

Danielle Aromashodu finished the 400 meter hurdles preliminaries in first-place


Track and Field Sends Three to 2014 Penn Relays

The Owls will compete in their final regular season meet on Saturday, April 26 at the North Florida Invitational


Track and Field Compete at Tom Jones Memorial Invitational

Danielle Aromashodu finished second in the 400 meter hurdles


Football and Track and Field Read to Banyan Creek Students

The literacy program is sponsored by the 2nd & 7 Foundation

Personal Records

5K- 18:45.49 (2013)

6K- 23:56.98 (2013)

10K- 42:10.97 (2012)

Athletic Accomplishments

Set the eighth best time in school history for the 5K at the 2013 Sun Belt Indoor Track Championships (18:45.49)...earned her 16th place at the event...holds 10th best time in school history for the 10K (42:10.97)...second best finish in the 5K for the women's team at the 2012 Sun Belt Conference Cross Country Championship (19:36.80)

Academic Accomplishments

Received academic honors for student-athletes with a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the spring 2011, fall 2012 and spring 2013 semesters...team earned FAU's Outstanding Academic Achievement Award for the fall 2011 semester...made the Sun Belt Conference Commissioner's List in for academic achievements in the 2011-12 school year.

High School Accomplishments

Named All-Conference in track and field twice...qualified for state as only the third female in 12 years...also qualified for region twice and district three times...earned the Fletcher High School scholar-athlete award...third team all-First Coast selection in 2010...was also regional and district qualifer for cross country for three years.


Psychology major ... daughter of Tracy and Theresa Cripe ... hobbies include going to the beach, reading a good mystery novel, riding bikes and running.