- High School/Other
- Clemson, S.C.
Updated: February 13, 2017
2017 indoor: Was a member of the winning distance medley relay team at the Music City Challenge, finishing the race in 11 minutes, 12.17 seconds for the win ... Placed sixth in the 800-meter race with a personal-best time of 2:07.95 at the Camel City Invitational - the sixth-best time in the event in school history ... Came in eighth in the mile at the Hokie Invitational with a time of 4:57.17 … Was second in the 1,000 at the Virginia Tech Invitational with a time of 2:50.50.
High school: Won two letters at D.W. Daniel with Coach Cosandar Griffin … A two-time South Carolina Gatorade Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year … Won a Class 3A state title in the 800-meter race as a senior, leading her team to a second-place finish … A seven-time state champion … Won state titles in the 400 and 800 as a junior … Won a state title in the 800 as a sophomore … Was part of a 4x400-meter relay team that won the state title when she was an eighth grader … Holds the state record in the 800 (2:06.10), which she set in winning the state title as a senior.
Personal: Born Feb. 13, 1998 … Daughter of Chris and Karen Barton … Has three siblings: Anna, Amy and Carrie … Amy ran track at Southern Wesleyan University … Majoring in human nutrition, foods and exercise and plans to practice physical therapy.
800m - 2:07.95, Camel City Invitational (2017)
1,000m - 2:50.50, VT Invitational (2017)
Mile - 4:57.17, Hokie Invitational (2017)