Veronica Lyle
Veronica  Lyle


Trussville, Ala.

High School:

Cross Country/Distance


School Record by Amankwah in Men's 800; Burchell's Impressive 60 Debut Lead Alabama

Amankwah runs nation's fastest 800 while breaking 11-year-old mark, Burchell dominates in the short sprint as Crimson Tide has a breakout team performance, winning four events.


Wins By Farnham-Rose, Barnes Highlight Season Opener For Crimson Tide Track & Field


Cross Country Teams Post Impressive Finishes at SEC Cross Country Championships

Crimson Tide women post highest team finish (3rd) since 1994; Tide men improve 5 spots in team standings to place 6th.


Women's Cross Country Team Captures 4th Consecutive Crimson Classic Title; Men Finish Ninth

The Crimson Tide women were paced by junior Katelyn Greenleaf, who finished fourth in the women's 5k race


Cross Country Opens Season by Sweeping Samford

Of the Crimson Tide's 10 runners in Friday's opener, there were nine freshmen and one sophomore

Personal Bests
800 Meters - 2:12.96
1,600 Meters - 4:59.98
5k (Cross Country) - 18:06.40

2015 Indoor Season
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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