2013-14 Women's Track & Field
Annika Backlund Pole Vault
Barbara Lee Ball Distance
Anna Belner Distance
Katie Bianchini Distance
Kelly Bickel Sprints
Sarah Browning Pole Vault
Ki'ana Christy Jumps/Sprints
Katie Collier Multi's
Molly Crawford Pole Vault/Sprints
Rachel Dixon Throws
Missy Dowd Distance
Kayla Droessler Distance
Hannah Feiten Distance
Minna Fields Distance
Brooke Gordon Distance
Tessa Hoefle Distance
Kelsey Ibarra Distance
Meredith Kilburn Distance
Miranda Klein Distance
Sally Larson Distance
Sarah Lavoie Throws
Maggie Lawrence Distance
Kaitlyn Llewellyn Distance
Kendra Lobley Distance
Megan McClain Distance
Jazmyne McGill Throws
Abbey McMurray Sprints/Multi's
Alyssa Miller Distance
Hannah Munyan Distance
Abby Newby Hurdles/Multi's
Alex Newby Distance
Bridget Perine Sprints
Lacey Printz Distance
Cassidy Proce Sprints
Makenna Rickner Distance
Taylor Romine Distance
Sydney Sloan Pole Vault
Lana Sydenstricker Distance
Madelin Talbert Distance
Alex Tate Distance
April Terry Throws
Sarah Wagner High Jump
Danielle Walker Distance
Kendra Weitz Distance
Full Roster
Barbara Lee Ball

Barbara Lee Ball

EVENTS Distance
HT. 5-2
HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL) Nashville, Tenn. (Lipscomb Academy)
MAJOR Nursing

2015 Track and Field: Earned Third Team All-Conference in the 10,000m at the A-Sun Outdoor Championships with a time of 35:28.60...Earned an A-Sun Indoor Runner of the Week honor...Named a NCAA Division I CoSIDA Academic honoree...Placed on the A-Sun Academic All-Conference team for Indoor and Outdoor...Placed sixth in the 5000m at the A-Sun Outdoor Championships with a time of 17:32.42...Finished fourth at the A-Sun Indoor Championships for both the 5000m and the 3000m with marks of 17:03.69 and 10:01.07...Finished second at the Bog Blue Classic with a mark of 35:21.30...Won the 5000m at the Emory Crossplex Invite with a time of 17:04.00...

2014 Cross Country: Earned Second Team All-Conference...Named to the NCAA CoSIDA District IV All-Academic Team...Named to Atlantic Sun Academic All-Conference Team...Nabbed one A-Sun Runner of the Week award...Finished 8th in the 5K at the A-Sun Championships with a time of 17:54.2...Placed 47th in the 6K at the NCAA Division I South Regionals with a time of 20:52.5...Finished 20th at the Commodore Classic with a time of 17:43.5...Placed 11th at the Belmont Opener with a time of 18:04.4...Ran a 18:10.0 time at the Coast-to-Coast Battle in Beantown...

2014 Track and Field: In her first meet of the indoor season at the Emory Crossplex Invitational, Ball competed in the distance medley relay, which placed first with a time of 12:16.58… Also at the Emory Crossplex Invitational, she finished third in the 800m crossing the line in 2:22.60… Competed in the 4x4 at Hoosier Hills finishing third in 4:07.85… Placed fifth at the Atlantic Sun Indoor Championships in the mile run with a finishing time of 5:05.25... Placed third at the Rhodes Open in the 4x800m relay with a time of 9:55.08… Ran a personal best in the 800 meters at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold finishing in 2:20.86… Also bested her time in the 3000 meters at the Shamrock Invite with 10:05.81… Placed fourth at the Georgia Invitational in the 1500 meters logging a time of 4:44.81, a personal best in the event.

2013 Cross Country: Finished second at the Belmont Opener in the 5K finishing in 17:51.1s… Finished fourth in the 5000K at the Commondor Classic with a time of 17:22.5s… Crossed the line of the 6K at the Erik Anderson/Runners Soul XC Invitational in 21:42.8s placing second… Finished fourth at the Atlantic Sun Championships with a time of 17:53.3.

High School: Ran for Albert Thweatt, and Todd Cunningham at Lipscomb Academy… Three-time Tennessee State Cross Country Champion… Two-time Tennessee State Champion in 800m, 1600m and 3200m… Named All-Midstate Runner of the Year in 2009 and 2012… Tennessee Gatorade Cross Country Runner of the Year in 2012… Named Salutatorian of graduating class… PR’s 2:16 800m, 5:00 full mile…4:58 1600m equiv., 11:00 3200m, 18:04 5000m

Personal: Daughter of Cindy and Mason Ball… Brother Robert… Plans to major in nursing.