Veronica Lyle
Veronica  Lyle

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Trussville, Ala.

High School:
Hewitt-Trussville

Event:
Cross Country/Distance



01/30/2016

Track & Field Wins Three Events on Day Two of Indiana Relays

Justin Fondren, Daniel Haugh and Quanesha Burks earn victories on Saturday

01/23/2016

Quanesha Burks' School Record Leads Strong Performance for Track & Field at Conference Clash

Crimson Tide men and women combine to score 11.5 points in the field events on Saturday

09/06/2015

Alabama Cross Country Sweeps Brooks Twilight Classic

Newcomers Antibahs Kosgei, Rachael Reddy win individual titles

05/15/2015

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

04/04/2015

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

Sophomore

2016 Indoor Season

Crossed the 800-meter finish line 10th in a time of 2:15.32 and finished 13th in the mile in a time of 5:03.83 at the Indiana Relays … ran 2:16.73 in the 800 meters and 5:05.15 in the mile at the Conference Clash … clocked a time of 2:14.42 in the 800 meters to finish eighth at the Commodore Indoor Invitational.

 

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.

Freshman
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

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.

Cross Country
Ran a 21:52.4 6k to finish 69th at the SEC Championships … 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 in the Samford Dual 3k.



Prep and Personal
Helped Brentwood High School to state runner-up finishes in cross country (2013) and track & field (2015) … earned all-Mid-state honors in 2013 and 2014 … won the Outstanding Achievement/Improvement Award in 2011 and 2014 … earned the Coach’s Award in both her junior and senior seasons at Brentwood High … took part in the 2014 Nike Cross Nationals Southeast Regional … member of FCA, NHS, and volunteered with Habitat for Humanity … coached by Guy Avery and Lara Whitaker … also lettered in tennis as a freshman … daughter of Sunny Koshy and Tina Tsui … born April 17, 1997 in Nashville, Tenn.