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Claire Turner
Claire Turner

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Signal Mountain, Tenn.

High School:
Red Bank

Event:
Distance



07/02/2013

Alabama Athletics Places 77 on SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll

The softball team's 15 honorees led the way for the Tide, followed by the 12 members of the rowing team and the 12 members of the women's track and field team. The Alabama baseball team placed 11 members on the honor roll; women's golf, men's tennis and men's track and field each landed six student-athletes on the honor roll, followed by the four members of the women's tennis team

Career Bests
Track
• 800 meters - 2:22.00
• 1,500 meters - 4:47.78
• 5,000 meters - 18:24.00
• Mile - 5:08.95
• 3,000 meter - 9:54.84

Cross Country
• 4 kilometers - 15:38.31
• 5 kilometers - 18:43.60
• 6 kilometers - 23:05.69

Junior (2012-13)
Indoor Season
Placed third in the 3,000-meter run with a PR of 9:54.84 at the Mark Colligan Memorial meet ... timed at 10:20.02 in the 3,000 meter invitational at the Indiana Relays and finished 17th ... notched a 28th place finish in the mile with a time of 5:08.95 at the Auburn Invitational ... finished 10th at the Crimson Tide Indoor Opener in the 3,000 meters with a time of 10:05.62.

2013 Outdoor Season
Collected a time of 4:49.64 in the 1,500 meters (B section) at the LSU Alumni Gold meet.

Sophomore (2011-12)
Indoor Season
Did not compete.

Cross Country
Was 54th overall with a 5-kilometer time of 19:00.15 at the Crimson Classic ... came in 22nd overall with a R of 18:43.60 at the 5-kilometer Commodore Classic ... finished just outside the scoring at the Georgia Invitational with a 5-kilometer time of 19:04.01.

Freshman (2010-11)
Was one of the top newcomers on the cross country squad, competing in three meets ... finished 71st at the SEC Championships ... was 40th at the Crimson Classic.

Prep and Personal
Was the 2010 Tennessee state champion in both the 3,200m and 1,600m ... was also the 2009 Tennessee state cross country champion ... was the national champion of the Nike Elite Emerging two-mile race in 2009 ... was named to the Footlocker All-South team in 2007 ... Chattanooga Area Best of Preps Runner of the Year 2007 and 2009 ... won the Chattanooga Best of Preps John Franklin Award for Academics in 2010 ... is the daughter of Bryan and Cheryl Turner ... is majoring in nursing.