Hannah Ball
Hannah Ball
Height: 5'3"
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Crownsville, Md.
High School: Rockbridge Academy
Events: Distance
Major: English (Philosophy minor)

Honors:

  • USA South All-Academic (2018-19)
  • USA South All-Academic (2017-18)

2018-19 (Junior): Ran in five meets during the cross country season... Had a time of 26:14.0, a personal best, in the 5k at the Berea Invitational (Sept. 15)... Finished 15th at the Huntingdon Invitational with a time of 32:52.0 (Sept. 8)... Competed in both indoor track meets and all six outdoor meets... In first year of track and field, ran in the 1500, 5,000 and 10,000 meter events... Topped out in the outdoor 5,000 meter in 21:51.67 at the Victor Icebreaker Duals... Ran the 1500 in 5:58.71 at the Berry Field Day Invitational, and ran the 10,000 meter in 47:58.48 at the Emory Invitational... Earned USA South All-Academic honors for a second straight year

2017-18 (Sophomore): Ran in five meets in the fall cross country season… Ran a 30:59.8 6k in her collegiate debut at the Georgia Division III Invitational (Sept. 1)… Improved in each meet over the course of the season, setting a 6k personal record in the USA South Championships (Oct. 28) with a time of 28:30... Earned USA South All-Academic honors

High School: Attended Rockbridge Academy

Personal: Parents are Matthew and Mandy Ball... Favorite Bible veses are 1 John 3:1-2 and 2 Corinthians 3:18... Majoring in English with a minor in philosophy

Ball's Personal Records:

Cross Country:
2-mile: 16:34.70 (Mountaintop Invitational, Aug. 31, 2018)
6K: 28:30.0 (USA South Championships, Oct. 28, 2017)
5k: 26:14.0 (Berea College Mike and Mary Kay Invitational, Sept. 15, 2018)

Outdoor Track:
1500m: 5:58.71 (Berry Field Day Invitational, April 12-13, 2019)
5000m: 21:51.67 (Victor Icebreaker Duals, March 2, 2019)
10000m: 47:58.48 (Emory Invitational, March 23, 2019)

Indoor Track: 
3000m: 13:32.52 (Tiger Indoor Invitational, Feb. 2, 2019)
5000m: 23:16.83 (Southern Indoor Challenge, Feb. 11, 2019)