Updated: November 18, 2013
2013 Outdoor: Finished ninth in the 10,000 meters at the ACC Championship after coming in at 35:55.95 ...Ran a season best time in the 5,000 meters of 16:58.54 at the Colonial Relays ... Finished the 5,000 meters in 17:18.01 at the Oxy Invite ... Posted a 4:4740 in the mile at the Raleigh Relays.
2013 Indoor: Did not compete.
2012 Cross Country: Redshirted ... Competed in one race as an unattached runner.
2012 Outdoor: Redshirted.
2012 Indoor: Redshirted.
2011 Cross Country: Competed in five meets on the season … Helped the Hokies to the team title at the Charlotte Invitational by running a season-best 5k of 17:45.0 … Finished second on the team and 18th overall at Charlotte … Ran 101st at the Indiana State Pre-National Invitational (22:33) … Placed 37th at the ACC Championships in a career-best 6k of 21:19.8 … Was second on the team and 39th overall at the NCAA Southeast Regional (21:25.3) ... Named Academic All-ACC ... Earned team Coaches Award.
2011 Outdoor: Led the team in the 10,000 meters, qualifying for the NCAA East Regional after setting a PR in the event at the ACC Championships (35:06.40) … Set personal bests in the 800 (2:25.29) and 1,500 meters (4:37.46) … Ran the lead leg on the third-place 4x1500-meter relay at the Colonial Relays (18:53.07) ... Competed at the USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships in the 5,000-meters, finishing third in a personal best 16:58.69 ... Named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team.
2011 Indoor: Led the team in the 5,000 meters with a personal-best sixth-place finish at the ACC Championships (16:46.63) … Set personal bests in the 800 meters (2:25.15) and the mile run (4:59.53) ... Named to the All-ACC Academic Team.
2010 Cross Country: One of seven athletes to compete at NCAA Southeast Regional, earning Tech’s second-highest finish (38th, 21:28.9) … Helped the Hokies to a fifth place team finish at Regionals … Placed 41st at the ACC Championships (21:36.2), good for third on the team ... Posted 5k season best of 17:39.3 at the Charlotte Invite ... Earned team Coaches' Award.
High School: Earned All-South Region honors at 2009 Foot Locker Cross Country Championships ... Placed third in 3,200-meters at 2009 Virginia State AAA outdoor meet ... Won 1,600m in the 2010 Virginia Central Region Indoor Championships ... Earned personal bests of 4:55 in the 1,600m and 10:36 in the 3,200m.
Personal: Born September 17, 1992 in Richmond, Va. ... Daughter of George and Susan Dobbs ... Has two sisters, Erica and Laura ... High school teammate of Tech runner Madalyn Nuckols ... Majoring in accounting.
|Dobbs' Collegiate XC Bests|
|5k: 17:39.3, Charlotte Invite, 2010|
|6k: 20:49.7, NCAA Southeast Regional, 2013|
|Dobbs' Collegiate Track & Field Bests|
|800m: 2:25.15||800m: 2:25.29|
|Mile: 4:59.53||1500m: 4:37.46|
|3000m: 9:54.69||5000m: 16:58.54|
|5000m: 16:46.63||10000m: 35:06.40|