Tara Cripe
Tara Cripe


Jacksonville, FL

High School:
Duncan U. Fletcher HS




Football and Track and Field Read to Banyan Creek Students

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


Track and Field Returns to Miami for UM Invitational

Aromashodu finished second in the 400 meter hurdles with a final time of 59.45 to improve her national ranking.


Aromashodu Finishes Hurricane Invitational Ranked 10th in the Nation

The senior crossed the finish line in 59.65 for the 400 meter hurdles.


Owls Open Outdoor Track Season with Two Wins and a School Record

Day two of the Hurricane Invitational and FSU Relays will take place on Saturday, March 22.


Track and Field Completes First Appearance at Conference USA Championships

To highlight the two-day event, the 4x400 meter team nearly broke a school record

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.