Shannon Morton
    • Class
    • High School/Other
    • Hometown
    • r-Senior
    • Indian River
    • Chesapeake, Va.

    Updated: August 18, 2016

    2015 Cross Country: Came in 41st at the NCAA Southeast Regional meet with a time of 22:05.4 … Finished 57th at the ACC Championships with a time of 21:46.2 … Was 189th at the NCAA Pre-National meet with a time of 21:40.9 … Claimed 50th at the Princeton Inter-Regional Invitational with a time of 22:10.3 … Came in 18th overall at the VT Alumni Invite (6K) with a time of 22:15.15 … Finished in 10th place overall at the Hokie Invite (4K) with a time of 14:26.53.

    2014 Cross Country: Competed in six meets for the Hokies... Earned All-Region honors after finishing in 19th place at the NCAA Southeast Regional with a time of 20:51.5... Finished in 32nd place at the ACC Championships with a time of 21:14.9... Competed at the NCAA Championships.

    2013 Cross Country: Competed in five meets for the Hokies... Finished in sixth place at the Mountaineer Open... Posted a 39th place finish at the NCAA Southeast Regional with a season-best time of 21:27.30... Finished in 54th at the ACC Championships.

    2012 Cross Country: Redshirted ... Competed in two races as an unattached runner.

    High School: Qualified for the AAU Junior Olympics in the 800m and 1500m, winning the 1500m race with a time of 4:39.47 … Captured district championships in the 800, 1600m and 4x400 relay … Was the runner-up in the 1000m at the 2012 VHSL Group AAA Indoor State Championship after winning the event at the Eastern Regional Championship … Recorded back-to-back sixth place finishes in the 800m at the outdoor stat championship during her final two years at Indian River … A five-time team MVP selection.

    Personal: Born on July 10, 1993 in Chesapeake, Va. … Daughter of David and Kim Morton … Has six siblings … Majori is human development.

    Morton's Collegiate Track & Field Bests
    Indoor Outdoor
    600m: 1:34.85 400m: 58.82
    800m: 2:13.06 800m: 2:07.88
    1000m: 2:50.80 1500m: 4:13.29
    Mile: 4:43.48 5000m: 17:02.73
    3000m: 9:39.29
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