Women's Cross Country

Vanessa Valentine -


Melbourne, Fla.

High School:

Vanessa  Valentine


My Game: Vanessa Valentine

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2013 SEC Cross Country Championships

2013 SEC Cross Country Championships at Gainesville, Fla.


Belmont Opener

The Commodores' men's and women's teams competed in the Belmont Opener to open the season.

Major: Engineering science with a minor in engineering management


• 2014 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2012-2013 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Valentine's Track Bio: HERE

Top Cross Country Times
4K - 14:52.0 (2012 Belmont Opener)
5K - 17:27.16 (2014 Commodore Classic)
6K - 20:44.60 (2014 NCAA Regionals)

Valentine's Times on TFRRS.com

2014 Cross Country: At the NCAA Nationals, finished 233rd with a 22:38.30 time. ... Placed 41st and set a career-best time of 20:44.60 at the NCAA Regionals. ... Ran a 20:57.70 6K at the SEC Championship, finishing 30th. ...Finished 59th at the Roy Griak Invitational, running a 22:31 6K. ...Took 11th place and set a new PR with a time of 17:27.16 at the Commodore Classic. ...Took seventh place with a time of 18:02.58 at the Belmont Opener.

2013 Cross Country:
Posted a personal-best in the 6K with a time of 21:29 at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational... Ran 22:23.20 in the first 6K of the season at the Roy Griak Invitational... Ran a personal-best at the Commodore Classic with a time of 17:43.82 on the 5K course... Led the Commodores in the season's first race, running a team-best 18:25.20 to finish eighth overall at the Belmont Opener's 5K course at Percy Warner Park.

2012 Cross Country: Placed ninth in her collegiate debut at the Belmont Opener, finishing the 4K in 14:52.0 to help Vanderbilt capture the team title ... Placed 35th at the Commodore Classic, finishing in 22:26.4 (6K) ... Ran the Greater Louisville Classic 5K circuit in 18:22.8 to finish 20th in the blue race.

High School (Melbourne): Finished seventh at the Florida 3A State Cross Country Championships, one of the nation's most competitive fields.

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