Veronica Lyle
Veronica  Lyle


Trussville, Ala.

High School:

Cross Country/Distance


Alabama Cross Country Sweeps Brooks Twilight Classic

Newcomers Antibahs Kosgei, Rachael Reddy win individual titles


Burks Wins SEC Women's Long Jump Title with School Record Performance

Crimson Tide athletes broke two school records, set seven personal bests and produced six performances that rank in Alabama's all-time top 10 in five events


Distance Medley Relay Win Highlights Alabama on Saturday at Florida Relays

A win in the women's distance medley relay four performances that rank among the all-time best in school history


Reed Leads Alabama on Final Day of John Mitchell Alabama Relays

Alabama athletes won four events on Saturday to wrap up the meet



Four event victories highlighted the action


2015 Cross Country

Crossed the finish line with a time of 21:40.60 at the SEC Cross Country Championships ... Finished the Crimson Classic 5k in a time of 17:52.20 … clocked a time of 22:15.1 in the Cowboy Jamboree 6k … ran 18:01.56 in the Brooks Twilight Classic 5k.

2015 Outdoor Season
Competed in the 1,500 meters and 5,000 meters at the SEC Championships, placing 18th in the 5,000 meters with a season-best time of 17:02.00…registered a 1,500-meter time of 4:27.43 to finish third in the event at the LSU Invitational … clocked 4:29.84 in the 1,500 meters to obtain a seventh-place finish at the Border Clash … posted an 800-meter time of 2:12.40 at the Florida Relays … finished seventh in the Crimson Tide Invitational 1,500 meters, running 4:37.90 … ran a 4:38.96 to finish 16th in the 1,500 meters at the Alabama Relays

2015 Indoor Season
Took sixth in heat 2 of the 800-meter semi-final at the SEC Championships with a time of 2:13.91 ... ran 4:55.21 to finish seventh in the seeded section of the mile at the Tyson Invitational ... placed third in the 800-meters with a time of 2:12.09 at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational ... crossed the mile finish line in 4:55.19 to place seventh at the Vanderbilt Invitational ... placed fifth with a 2:12.66 800-meter dash time at the Auburn Invitational.

2014 Cross Country
Finished the Crimson Classic 5k in 18:39.64... Clocked a 5k time of 18:10.13 to finish sixth at the Asheville Cross Country Carnival ... won her first collegiate race in 11:13.19 for 3k to open the season at the Samford Dual meet.

Prep and Personal
The top distance runner in the state of Alabama ... coached by David Dobbs at Hewitt-Trussville High School in Trussville, Ala. ... the 2013 Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA) Class 6A Cross Country champion (5k - 18:06.40) ... set a personal best in the 1,600 of 4:59.98 while winning the 2014 AHSAA Class 6A Indoor 1,600-meter title ... set a personal best in the 800 of 2:12.96 while winning the 2014 AHSAA Class 6A Indoor 800-meter title ... the 2013 Birmingham Metro Cross Country Runner of the Year ... helped lead Hewitt-Trussville to the 2013 Class 6A state team cross country title ... owns state high school records in eight events (300 meters; 400; 500; 800; 1,600; 5,000; 10,000) ... played soccer for BUSA elite club ... began competing in track at age 14 ... daughter of Rick and Kathy Lyle ... born Jan. 21, 1996 in Birmingham, Ala.

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