Veronica Lyle
Veronica  Lyle


Trussville, Ala.

High School:

Cross Country/Distance


Track & Field Claims Five Event Titles to Conclude John Mitchell Alabama Relays

Crimson Tide men win two field events while the women take three on the track


Track & Field Wraps Up Action at Samford Invitational

Crimson Tide paced by its distance runners in Birmingham on Friday


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

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


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


Alabama Cross Country Sweeps Brooks Twilight Classic

Newcomers Antibahs Kosgei, Rachael Reddy win individual titles


Indoor Season

Registered a mile time of 4:59.31 to finish sixth in the event at the Samford Elite Team Invite … 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.


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

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) … also plays 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.