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Libby Davidson

Cross Country/Distance
Position
Junior
Class
Lynchburg, Va.
Hometown
E.C. Glass
High School

TFRRS Profile (for PRs and full results)

2020 Outdoor
• Season cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2019-20 Indoor 
• Did not compete

2019 Cross Country 
• Competed in one race during the season, the Cavalier Classic
• Placed 29th overall at the Cavalier Classic

2019 Outdoor 
• Competed at the Virginia Challenge and Virginia Grand Prix
• Recorded a career-best time of 4:51.25 in the 1500m at the Virginia Grand Prix
• Placed 13th in the 1500m at the Virginia Challenge
• Recognized to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2019 Indoor 
• Did not compete

2018 Cross Country 
• Ran a time of 23:00.1 at the ACC Championships, finishing 118th at the meet
• Compete at the Penn State Nationals, recording a time of 22:44.0

2018 Outdoor 
• Finished 17th at the Fred Hardy Invitational in the 1500m
• Recognized to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2018 Indoor 
• Did not compete

2017 Cross Country 
• Competed at the Panorama Farms Invitational, finishing 21st

Background
• Captured six team state championships at EC Glass
• Earned 16 individual state titles in track and field and cross country
• Was an 11-time All-American
• Earned the Virginia Gatorade Cross Country Player of the Year in 2014
• Was a two-time cross country state champion in addition to setting a VA record in 2014
• Was a four-time state champion in the indoor 1600m and 3200m and the outdoor 1600m, 3200m and the 4x800m, while finishing first in the indoor 4x800m three times (2015, ’16 and ’17)
• Earned the 2017 Allstate Foundation/VHSL Achievement Award scholarship, Group 4A Female Athlete of the Year, the WLNI Student Athlete Award and 2017 Virginia Sports Club Student Athlete of the Year
• Finished sixth in the Footlocker Cross Country National Championships in 2015 and 2016
• Additionally, competed in tennis in high school

Personal
• Daughter of Sarah and Lyons Davidson
• Has two sisters, Jette and Hannah