Ally  Colvin

Ally Colvin


Maryville, Tenn.

High School:




4K: 15:54.08 (2008)

5K: 19:32 (2008)

6K: 22:38 (2008)

CAREER HONORS: 2010, 2011 SEC Academic Honor Roll...2009 SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.

2010: Crossed the line third for the Lady Vols and 86th overall in 23:38.20 at the 6K SEC Championships...UT's No. 4 runner and 129th overall in a then-PR 23:04.21 at the NCAA South Regional...Made her 2010 debut at the 4K Belmont-VU Opener, running fourth for UT and 62nd overall in 15:57.55...Was again team's fourth finisher at the 5K Commodore Classic, placing 57th in 20:07.57...Had her best-ever finish on the team, running second for UT and 246th overall at the 6K Brooks Paul Short Run in 23:24...Placed 32nd at two-mile Front Runner Invitational in 12:27...Named to the 2011 SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2009: Redshirted her second year at UT...Named to the 2010 SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2008: Appeared in all six meets for Tennessee during her rookie season...Was the Lady Vols' sixth runner on three occasions, including the NCAA South Regional...At that meet, she produced a time of 22:58.45 to place 59th in a field of 156...Posted her 6K career best at the Brooks Paul Short Run, running 22:38 to finish 32nd in the junior varsity portion of that meet...Notched her 5K PR at the Tennessee Invitational, logging a 19:32 clocking to place 13th overall and seventh on the squad...Was 78th at the SEC Championships in 23:39.38...Named to the 2009 SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL: Ran cross country and track four years at Maryville High School and also participated in basketball for part of her prep career...Earned all-region acclaim in cross country as a freshman, sophomore and senior...Was the Blount County champion as a freshman...Collected all-region accolades in track her final three seasons and was named Blount County's Best Female Distance Runner her final two years...Garnered all-state honors in the 800 meters and 4x400m relay as a senior, finishing third and second, respectively.

PERSONAL: Ally is majoring in kinesiology...Joined the track & field program at UT along with fellow Maryville High School product Ellen Wortham...Says it had always been a dream of hers to be a Lady Volunteer...Comes from a long line of Tennessee alums, including her grandmother, mother and father...Has an older brother, Michael...Alecia Nicole "Ally" Colvin was born in Maryville, Tenn., on May 24, 1990...Her parents are Robert Colvin Jr. and Susan Kelley.



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