Avery Franklin
2014-15 Women's Track & Field
Maryville, Tenn. (Maryville HS)
Avery Franklin

2015 Track and Field: Placed ninth in the 10,000m at the A-Sun Outdoor Championships with a mark of 38:39.63...Ran a 4:54.14 time in the 1500m at the A-Sun Outdoor Championships...Finished fourth in the 10,000m at the OSU High Performance meet posting a time of 38:37.05...Her time of 38:12.15 in the 10,000m at the Big Blue Classic earned a sixth place spot...Finished ninth at the Emory Complex Invite with a time of 10:42.27 in the 3000m...

2014 Cross Country: Finished seventh at the Greater Lousiville Classic with a time of 19:11.3...Ran the two-mile race in 11:55.4 at the Frontrunner Invite to finish 19th...

Prep: Ran cross country and track and field for head coach Landon Harris and Nick White at Maryville High School... 2013 4x800m State Champion... All-State selection in cross country in 2010 (Alabama), 2011 (Tennessee), and 2012 (Tennessee)... All-State selection for track and field in 2013 and 2014 (4x800m)... 2010 All-Region in cross country (Alabama) and 2011-13 (Tennessee)... Holds school records in the 4x800m (9:28), 3200m (11:33), and 5K (18:48)... Personal bests: 5K (18:41), 3200m (11:24), and 1600m (5:19)... Member of National Honor Society... 2013 Maryville Junior Scholar and 2014 Maryville Scholar.

Personal: Daughter of Lee and Krysti... Was the coach of the Maryville site for Knoxville Youth Athletics Summer Track Program in the summer of 2014 as well as the assistant coach of the Springbrook site for Knoxville Youth Athletics Summer Cross Country Program... Plans to major in dietetics.