Sierra Lax
Sierra Lax
Year: JR/JR
Hometown: Columbus, Ind.
Position: Distance
Last School: Columbus North HS
Experience: 1L

2018 Outdoor

  • Finished 14th in 5000m at OVC Outdoor Championships in 18:39.75
  • Ran 5000m season and personal best 17:47.35 to take 15th at Georgia Tech Invitational
  • Set 1500m season and personal best 4:52.11 in placing sixth at APSU Governors Invitational

2017-18 Indoor

  • Placed 19th in 3000m at OVC Indoor Championships in 10:36.09
  • Ran 3000m season and personal best 10:20.97 to take 8th at Marshall Chipotle Invitational

2017 Outdoor

  • Placed 18th in 1500m at OVC Championships in season and personal best 4:54.23
  • Set 3000m season best 10:53.64 to take third at WKU Hilltopper Relays

2016-17 Indoor

  • Finished 26th in 3000m at OVC Championships in season and personal best 10:34.76
  • Ran mile season best 5:33.21 at Vanderbilt Commodore Invite to place 50th

Prior to Belmont

Prepped at Columbus North High under coach Rick Weinheimer ... Recorded sixth-best all-time mark in Cross Country at CNHS ... Owns third all-time best time in 3200m and has fourth-best all-time mark in 1600m ... Helped CNHS to third place finish in 2012, 2013 and 2015 at State Cross Country meet ... FirstTeam All-State in Cross Country (2013, 2014) ... First Team All-State in the 3200m (2013) ... Named MVP for Track in 2016 ... Four-year state meet qualifier in Cross Country ... Qualified for State Track and Field meet in 3200m (2014, 2015) ... Qualified for State Track and Field meet in 1600m (2015, 2016) ... Served as team captain as a senior in both cross country and track and field ... Received Athletic Senior Award.

Personal

Interested in majoring in Business ... Former teammate of current Belmont XCTF athletes Kaden Eaton and Chase Ballard ... Lists favorite athletes as Alexi Pappas and Mackenzie Caldwell.

Personal Records

5K (XC): 18:13
6K (XC): 23:03
1500m: (Outdoor): 4:52.11
Mile (Indoor): 5:33.21
3000m (Indoor): 10:20.97
3000m (Outdoor): 10:25.40
5000m (Outdoor): 17:47.35