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 Kelsey Barrett

2018 Outdoor Track & Field
Notched a career-best 4:52.79 in the 1,500-meter at the Duke Invitational… Finished in 19th place in the 1,500-meter at the SoCon Championships with a time of 5:14.68.

2018 Indoor Track & Field
Set a season-best 2:22.35 in the 800-meters at the SoCon Championships… Recorded a time of 5:42.08 in the one-mile in the first time running the event in her collegiate career at the Wake Forest Invitational.

2017 Cross Country
Ran a 20:58.00 in the 5,000 meters for 76th place at the SoCon Championships.

2017 Outdoor Track & Field
Set a career-best time of 1:08.25 in the 400 meters at the Bob Davidson Spring Kick-Off ... ran a career-best 2:21.44 in the 800 meters at the Aggie Invitational ... took 12th in the 1,500 meters with a time of 5:00.70 at the Liberty Collegiate Invitational.

2017 Indoor Track & Field

Finished in 21st in the 800 meters at the Southern Conference Championships with a time of 2:27.02 ... posted a career-best time of 2:26.81 in the 800 meters at the JDL College Challenge ... placed ninth in the 800 meters at the Virginia Tech Challenge, timing in at 2:28.36 ... timed in at 3:20.71 in the 1,000 meters at the Virginia Tech Invitational.

2016 Cross Country

Opened the season with a time of 16:54.00 in the 4,000-meter run at the Elon Invitational … Ran the 5,000-meter run on three different occasions – at the Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational (20:33.00), Southern Conference Championships (22:02.41) and the adidas XC Challenge (22:38.00) … Tallied a time of 25:47.00 in the 6,000-meter race at the Princeton Invitational. 

High School
Ran cross country and track at Buckhorn High School in New Market, Ala.,... was named All-Metro... holds the school record in the 800-meter... graduated in the top 5% of her class... was a member of the National Honors Society, Honor Roll and served as the JOOI club vice president


Personal
Born May 27, 1998... daughter of Tim and Jenny Barrett... has two younger siblings Emerson and Isabella... undecided major.

Top Times
Cross Country
4k: 16:54.00 (Elon Invitational, 9/1/16)
5k: 22:02.41 (SoCon Championships, 10/29/16)
6k: 25:47.00 (Princeton Invitational, 10/7/16)

Indoor Track & Field
400m: 1:09.40 (JDL College Dual Meet Madness, 1/28/18)
800m: 2:22.35 (SoCon Indoor Championships, 3/10/18)
1,000m: 3:20.71 (Virginia Tech Invitational, 1/14/17)

Mile: 5:42.08 (Wake Forest Invitational, 1/20/18)

Outdoor Track & Field
400m: 1:08.25 (Bob Davidson Spring Kickoff, 3/18/17)
800m: 2:21.44 (Aggie Invitational, 4/15/17)
1,500m: 4:52.79 (Duke Invitational, 4/21/18)

Height: 5'7"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Huntsville, Ala.
High School: Buckhorn