Chanelle  Price

Chanelle Price


Easton, Pa.

High School:
Easton Area


XC/Middle Dist.


Year (XC/In/Out):

4K: 14:52.67 (2008)
5K: 18:12.83 (2011)
6K: 21:32.27 (2009)

800m: 2:03.12 (2010)
Mile: 4:44.44 (2011)

400m: 55.12 (2009)
800m: 2:00.15 (2012)
1500m: 4:22.87 (2011)
*Through July 20, 2012

2009 Indoor DMR 1st, 10:50.98

2010 Indoor DMR 1st, 10:58.37
2010 Indoor 800m 4th, 2:03.95

2011 Indoor 800m 6th, 2:05.42
2011 Indoor DMR 8th, 11:07.86
2011 Outdoor 800m 3rd, 2:03.02

2012 Outdoor 800m 3rd, 2:01.49

2009 Indoor 4x400mR 5th, 3:39.57
2009 Indoor 800m 6th, 2:07.94
2009 Outdoor 800m 3rd, 2:03.30
2009 Outdoor 4x400mR 4th, 3:38.41

2010 Indoor DMR 1st, 11:14.59
2010 Indoor 800m 2nd, 2:03.12
2010 Indoor 4x400mR 6th, 3:39.57

2011 Indoor 800m 1st, 2:05.10
2011 Indoor DMR 1st, 11:05.37
2011 Outdoor 800m 1st, 2:04.22
2011 4x400mR 7th, 3:38.62

2012 Indoor DMR 1st, 11:12.23
2012 Indoor 800m 2nd, 2:06.45
2012 Outdoor 800m 2nd, 2:03.15

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Nine-time USTFCCCA All-American (indoor DMR - 2009, 2010 & 2011; indoor 800m - 2010, 2011, 2012; outdoor 800m - 2009, 2011, 2012)...Two-time NCAA champion with DMR...Five-time SEC champion...Seven-time NCAA scorer and 14-time SEC scorer...Eight-time All-SEC performer...2009 SEC All-Freshman Team...Six-time Penn Relays champion, tying her for second all-time among Lady Vols...Owns two world records, three American and collegiate marks, and four UT bests...2011 Lady Vol Outdoor Most Valuable Track Athlete...2012 NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship recipient...2012 Capital One Track & Field/Cross Country Academic All-American of the Year...2012 & 2011 Capital One Academic All-America Track & Field/Cross Country First Team...2012 Capital One Academic All-District 3 Track & Field/Cross Country First Team...2011 & 2010 Capital One Academic All-District IV Track & Field/Cross Country Team...2011 SEC Track & Field Co-Scholar-Athlete of the Year...Four-time SEC Academic Honor Roll member...2010 ESPN The Magazine Women's Track & Field/Cross Country Second-Team Academic All-District IV.

2012 T&F: Honors - USTFCCCA All-America First Team (800m)...All-SEC Outdoor Second-Team (800m)...Earned USTFCCCA Indoor All-America Second Team (800m)...All-SEC Indoor First-Team (DMR)...All-SEC Indoor Second Team (800m) Primetime Performers Weekly Honor Roll (Jan. 31)...Named SEC Outdoor Runner of the Week with UT's sprint medley relay on May 1...NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship recipient...Capital One Track & Field/Cross Country Academic All-American of the Year...Capital One Academic All-America Track & Field/Cross Country First Team...Capital One Academic All-District 3 Track & Field/Cross Country First Team...SEC Academic Honor Roll...Indoors - Ran the 800 meters at the NCAA Indoor meet, just missing the final in 2:05.95 and finishing ninth...Earned USTFCCCA All-America Second Team recognition...A staple on UT DMRs, she was unable to run after becoming ill after her 800 race at the national meet...Ran leadoff leg for UT's victorious DMR (11:12.23) at the SEC Indoor meet, earning All-SEC First Team accolades...That was the program's sixth-straight win and eighth in nine seasons...Finished second in the 800 meters in 2:06.45, earning All-SEC Second-Team status...Posted an automatic NCAA qualifying time of 2:04.25 in the 800m, taking third in the championship division at the New Balance Collegiate Invitational...It was the fastest time she has run as a collegian outside NCAA or SEC competition...Won her debut 800m race at the Auburn Invitational, finishing in a then-nation-leading 2:06.41 for the fastest opener of her career...Followed that with a 2:05.33 victory in the 800 at the Texas A&M Mondo Challenge and had two key relay efforts there...Led off NCAA auto-qualifying DMR, which finished second in 11:02.74...Also carried stick for sixth-place 4x4, which clocked in with a season-best 3:38.18...Won the Gold Division mile at the Akron Invitational in 4:45.15...Checked in with a 4:47.47 readout to place third at the Kentucky Invitational...Outdoors - Earned a new personal record in the 800m at the Flanders Cup in Belgium, finishing third in 2:00.15...Competed at the NACAC U-23 Championships, where she won both the semifinal (2:10.64) and the final (2:04.48)...Continued to improve her 800m time, finishing the NCAA Outdoor Championship semifinals in 2:01.66, the top seed advancing to the finals...In the finals at the national meet, improved her season-best time again with a third-place time of 2:01.49...Earned USTFCCCA Outdoor All-America First Team honors for her performance...Clocked a 2:02.64 readout, her fastest time since 2009, in the 800m quarterfinal at the NCAA East Preliminary Round, advancing to the NCAA Championship meet with the top seed from the East...That time was her second Hodges Stadium record of the meet, as she ran 2:04.32 in the first round...Had a readout of 2:03.15 to place second at the SEC Championships and card the third-best time in the country in the 800m run...Clocked in with her best-ever 800m outdoor opener, winning at the Tennessee Challenge in 2:03.36 with one of the nation's top-five times at that point...Also ran on UT's winning 4x400m relay team (3:45.09)...Won the 1500m in 4:27.15 and was part of UT's winning 4x400m relay (3:41.05) at the UCLA/Washington State Double Dual...Ran the 400m at the SEC/Big Ten Challenge, placing seventh at 56.17...Ran the open 400m in 55.61 at the Sea Ray Relays...Anchored Tennessee to victory in the sprint medley relay, helping UT run 3:43.79 for the No. 3 mark in school history...It marked her sixth Penn Relays title, which ranks her second all-time at UT...Also ran on UT's runner-up distance medley (11:03.53) and 4x800m relays (8:27.04) at that meet...Qualified for the U.S. Olympic Trials, where she finished 4th in her heat of the quarterfinals in 2:04.17.

2011 XC: Ran third for Tennessee and placed 43rd overall in 22:02.84 at the 6K SEC Championships...Was UT's second finisher and placed 60th overall at the NCAA South Regional in 22:13.9...Logged a 5K personal best of 18:12.83 to run second for UT and 19th overall at the Crimson Classic...Made an impressive season debut at the 5K Tennessee Invitational, cranking out a then-career-best readout of 18:31.13 to place third overall and second on the team.

2011 T&F: Honors - USTFCCA Indoor All-American in the 800m and DMR and outdoors with 800m...All-SEC Indoor and Outdoor First Team...Lady Vol Outdoor Most Valuable Track Athlete...Capital One Academic All-American and Academic All-District IV...SEC Track & Field Co-Scholar-Athlete of the Year...Member of USTFCCCA All-Academic Track & Field and SEC Academic Honor Roll...Indoors - SEC champion in the 800m (2:05.10) and with UT's meet-record-setting DMR (11:05.37)...Sixth at NCAA Indoors in 800m (2:05.42) and eighth with DMR (11:07.86)...Ran indoor season best of 2:04.17 in NCAA prelims...Ran career-best 4:44.44 in mile to win at Texas A&M Challenge...Outdoors - Completed SEC season sweep of 800m crowns with a 2:04.22 readout...Finished third at NCAA Outdoors with a season-best 2:02.84 in the prelims and 2:03.02 in the final...Qualified for the USA Championships but suffered a fall in the prelims...Won five of her eight races at 800m, including Sea Ray Relays...Finished second at UT-UCLA Dual with a career-best 1500m report of 4:22.87...Member of UT's seventh-place 4x400m relay at SEC Outdoors...Anchored Big Orange to third in 4x800m event (8:27.29) at the Penn Relays...Ran on Tennessee's second-place DMR at Penn Relays (10:56.20) and victorious unit at the Sea Ray Relays (11:47.10).

2010 XC: Ran second for UT and 72nd overall in 23:07.35 at the 6K SEC Championships...Also was team's No. 2 finisher and placed 91st overall at the 6K NCAA South Regional in 22:24.36...Season debut came at the Front Runner Invitational, where she paced the Lady Vols with a 10th-place outcome in 11:37 on the two-mile layout...Made the 2011 SEC Academic Honor Roll, was chosen 2011 SEC Track & Field Co-Scholar-Athlete of the Year and was named 2011 Capital One Women's Track & Field/Cross Country First-Team Academic All-America as well as 2011 Capital One Women's Track & Field/Cross Country First-Team Academic All-District IV.

2010 T&F: Honors - USTFCCA Indoor All-American in the 800m and DMR...All-SEC Indoor First Team...Member of USTFCCCA All-Academic Track & Field Team, SEC Academic Honor Roll and ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District IV Second Team...Lady Vol Coaches Award...Indoors - Logged a 2:03.95 readout to finish fourth in the 800m at the NCAA Indoor Championships...Picked up her second straight NCAA title in the DMR, handling the 800m leg as UT won in 10:58.37...Assisted the Lady Vol DMR to victory in a meet-record time of 11:14.59 at the SEC Indoor meet...Added a runner-up finish in the 800, covering the distance in a career-best 2:03.12...That mark was the seventh-best indoor readout ever by a Lady Vol...Contributed SEC points in the 4x400m relay as well, running the third leg as the Big Orange nabbed sixth...Won the 1000m at the Penn State National, posting a meet-record time of 2:42.71 that ranks as the No. 7 mark all-time by a college woman in that event... Outdoors - Struggled with a leg injury that prevented her from completing any individual races...Ran only pre-determined portions of an 800 and 1500 at the Sea Ray Relays...In her only relay appearances, she handled legs on UT's victorious 4x800m and 4x1500m relays at the Penn Relays...Helped UT record second straight three-win relay effort there.

2009 XC: After a long summer of running the 800m on the oval, she was inserted into the Lady Vol lineup for the final three races...Was a difference-maker, scoring in fourth position on all three occasions...Finished 18th at the SEC Championships in 22:14.42...Took 32nd at the NCAA South Regional in a 6K career best of 21:32.27...Wound up 17th in her first season appearance, checking in with a then-PR readout of 21:37.12 at the Panorama Farms Invitational...Made the 2010 SEC Academic Honor Roll and was named 2010 ESPN The Magazine Women's Track & Field/Cross Country Academic All-District IV Second Team.

2009 T&F: Honors - USTFCCA Indoor (DMR) and Outdoor (800m) All-American...Named to SEC Outdoor All-Freshman Team...Member of SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll and USTFCCCA All-Academic Track & Field Team...Indoors - Overcame a slow start indoors due to injury to cap the year with a flourish...Was an NCAA Indoor champion, handling the 800m leg on the world-record-setting DMR that ran 10:50.98...Placed sixth in the 800m at SECs and scored as part of the 4x4 unit that placed fourth... Outdoors - Placed 11th in 800m at NCAA Outdoors but was one of the top eight Americans, so she garned A-A status...Posted a career-best outdoor 800m readout at the Georgia Games in Marietta Ga., running 2:01.33 on July 19...During the summer, she won at the USATF Junior Championships (2:06.79) and earned a silver medal for Team USA (2:05.13) at the Pan Am Junior Championships...Placed third in the 800m at the SEC Championships and ran a leg of the 4x400m relay quartet that finished fifth...Sixth at NCAA Mideast Regional...Ran on all three of UT's victorious baton quartets at the Penn Relays...The DMR simply won, while the 4x1500m unit (17:08.34) claimed a world record and the 4x800m tandem (8:17.91) snared the American record...In addition to school records outdoors in the 4x800m and 4x1500m and indoors in the DMR, she helped chart an indoor UT best in the 4x800m (8:34.32), as well, at the Penn State National Invitational.

2008 XC: Ran in the first three meets of the season as a rookie...Led the squad in the 2008 lid-lifter, the Belmont Opener in Nashville...Checked in at 14:52.67 to place eighth in a field of 103 on the 4K course...Also had career-best times in the Tennessee Invitational and the Brooks Paul Short Run, running sixth for the Big Orange in those meets...Posted a 5K PR of 19:04 at the home event to finish seventh overall...Ran 22:04 to place 94th out of 301 competitors at the Paul Short meet...Named to the 2009 SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL: Mentioned with the likes of Joetta Clark, Kim Gallagher and Mary Decker as one of the finest middle distance runners ever to come out of the U.S. prep ranks...Named 2008 Gatorade National Female Athlete of the Year and was recognized for that honor at the ESPYs...Also named the Gatorade Track & Field Athlete of the Year as well as state winner for Pennsylvania...Ran a 2:01.61 personal record in the 800 meters in June 2008 at the Prefontaine Classic in Oregon...That mark was the second-fastest time in scholastic history, placed her sixth against a world-class field and earned her an invitation to the 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials...Finished seventh at the 2007 U.S. Outdoor Championships in 2:02.38...Three-time Pennsylvania Class 3A state champ in the 800 meters, setting a state meet record of 2:02.90 that also shattered the National Federation of High Schools mark as well...Two-time Nike Outdoor Nationals 800m champ, winning in 2007 with a time of 2:02.76...Went on to finish seventh at 2007 IAAF World Juniors...Three-time state medalist and all-state honoree in cross country...Two-time district champ on the trails...Prep PRs include 54.55 outdoors and 54.6 indoors for 400m, 2:04.96 indoors for 800m, 4:50.65 indoors for the mile and 2:45.76 indoors for 1000m.

PERSONAL: Born Aug. 22, 1990, in Livingston, N.J....Majoring in journalism and electronic media...Lists publishing a women's sports magazine among her objectives...Parents are Harry and Yolanda Price...Has a brother, Domenique...Recipient of the Wayne Basler Women's Track & Field Athletic Scholarship Endowment.



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