Tara Cripe
Tara Cripe

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Jacksonville, FL

High School:
Duncan U. Fletcher HS

Height:
5-6

Event:
XC/Distance


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.

Personal

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

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