2016 Cross Country: Ran a season-best time of 19:49.5 at the Commodore Classic...Finished 34rd at the APSU Invite with a time of 20:54.0...

High School: Competed under Claire Lawrence at Morris Hills High School...4-time letter winner in track and soccer, three-time letter winner in basketball...Team MVP in track twice, basektball and soccer once...National Honor Society member...4-time All-Academic honoree...

Personal Life: Parents are Jennifer and Frank Perna...Has three sisters, Maddison, Charlee, Billie...Planned major is undecided...