Caroline Pietrzyk
Caroline  Pietrzyk

Malibu, Cali.

High School:
Malibu High



Golden Dores Banquet winners

Ceremony recognizes outstanding Commodore student-athletes


Black & Gold Banquet celebrates student-athletes

Charley named Miss Commodore, Burks Mr. Commodore


No. 24 'Dores to battle host of ranked teams at Notre Dame

Vanderbilt is one of seven ranked teams in the women's field


'Dores finish 19th for second-best finish at NCAA Championships

Pietrzyk places 32nd, earns All-American honors for top finish in program history


It's official: Pietrzyk is SEC's Female Freshman of the Year

Standout from Malibu, Calif., secured the award at the SEC Championships


NCAA Championships (Boettcher)

Vanderbilt finished 19th at the NCAA Championships on Nov. 21, 2015. (Photos by Jerome Boettcher)

• 2017 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll 
• 2016 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2015 Cross Country All-American
• 2015 Cross Country SEC Freshman of the Year
• 2015 Cross Country All-SEC First Team
• 2015 Cross Country All-SEC Freshman Team
• 2015 Cross Country All-South Region Team

Major: Medicine, Health, & Society / Environmental Sociology

Pietrzyk's times on

2017 Cross Country:Didn’t race

2016 Cross Country: Didn't race

2015 Cross Country: Put the exclamation point on a phenomenal freshmen season by becoming just the second Commodore in school history to earn All-American honors. … Was Vanderbilt's top finisher in all seven meets, including four in the regular season and three more in the postseason. … Led the Commodores -- and placed 32nd overall -- at the NCAA Championships with a time of 20:21.20, marking the highest individual finish by a Vanderbilt runner at the national meet in team history. … Captured All-Region honors with a second-place finish at the NCAA South Regional, posting a time of 20:11.53 to help VU win its second consecutive region title. … Earned SEC Freshman of the Year honors -- and claimed All-SEC First Team and All-Freshman Team selections -- after taking third place overall (and first among freshmen) at the SEC Championships with a time of 19:54.00. … Earned SEC Freshman of the Week honors on Sept. 22 and Oct. 6 for her performances at the Commodore Classic and Notre Dame Invitational, respectively. … Paced the VU runners and took 35th overall with a time of 20:22.6 at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational. … Posted a personal-best time of 16:56.3 to lead the VU women and earn 17th place overall at the Notre Dame Invitational. … Delivered a historic performance at the Commodore Classic by finishing with a time of 17:04.80 -- the best mark by a VU runner in the 30-plus-year history of Vaughn's Gap and the No. 5 all-time mark at the course. … Finished first among the Commodores and second overall with a time 17:24.3 in her college debut at the Belmont Opener, finishing just seventh-tenth of a second behind meet winner Hannah Wittman of Belmont. 

Pietrzyk arrived at Vanderbilt after starring at Malibu High in Malibu, Cali. For her bio, click HERE. For Signing Day comments from VU head coach Steve Keith, click HERE. For Signing Day comments from VU associate head coach Rhonda Riley, click HERE.

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