2018 Cross Country:
Helped lead Georgia Tech to the 2018 NCAA Cross Country Championship for the first time since 2001, finishing with a 6K time of 21:56.7… finished second at the Georgia Bulldog Invitational with a 5.5K PR time of 20:27.1… finished seventh with a 5K PR time of 17:24.9 at the Coast-to-Coast Battle in Beantown… earned a ninth-place finish at the Penn State Nationals Open with a 6K time of 20:52.4… ran a 21:26.6 6K at the ACC Championships.
Indoor: Set a PR in the 3K, running a 9:51.72 at the Vanderbilt Invitational … ran an indoor PR of 16:58.92 at the Music City Challenge before running a 17:03.41 at the ACC Championships. Outdoor: Set a PR in the 1500m by running a 4:40.96 at the FSU Relays … also PR-ed in the 5K, turning in a time of 16:57.24 at the Penn Relays … also finished fourth (17:06.88) in the 5K at the Georgia Tech Invitational …
2017 Cross Country:
Ran a 6K PR in the South Regionals, turning in a time of 20:39.3 … ran the 4K at the Jacksonville State Opener, recording a time of 14:42.3 … finished seventh at the Bulldog SEC Preview with a time of 22:08.3.
Indoor: Raced a career-best time of 17:11.44 in the 5000m at the Meyo Invitational … Finished 13th in the 5000m at the ACC Championships. Outdoor: Posted a career-best time of 4:42.81 in the 1500m at the Yellow Jacket Invitational … Finished the 5000m at the Penn Relays with a career-best time of 17:09.15.
2016 Cross Country:
Competed in five meets … Finished first for the Yellow Jackets and 6th overall at the UGA Invitational with a career-best 5k time of 18:24.5 … Finished among the top-two Yellow Jackets in every meet she competed in … Notched a career-best time of 21:36.4 in the 6k at the ACC Championships.
Indoor: Finished third in the 5000m at the Vanderbilt Invitational with a time of 17:41.12 … Finished 16th in the 3000m at the Commodore Invitational with a time of 10:24.87 … Recorded a personal-best time in the 3000m of 10:06.40 at the Music City Challenge … Recorded a personal-best in the 5000m at the ACC Championship witha t ime of 17:23.26. Outdoor: Finished fifth in the 5000m at the Tiger Track Classic with a time of 17:36.13 … Finished 21st in the 5000m at the ACC Outdoor Championships with a time of 17:40.50.
2015 Cross Country:
Finished fourth at the JSU/Struts Invitational with a 4k time of 14:42.2 … Finished 83rd at the Commodore Classic with a 5k time of 18:26.3.
Lettered fours years in cross country, track at Myers Park High School in Charlotte, N.C. … Was senior captain in both sports … School won Southwestern Conference Championship 2013-15, 4A West Regional 2014 … Named team MVP by coach Lamont Hayes in 2013, 2014 … All-state cross country in 2014 … Tied school record for women’s 5k at McAlpine Greenway with time of 17:38.
Full name is Mary Elizabeth Prouty … Father was a member of cross country, track & field teams at Georgia Tech 1983-86 … National Merit Scholar, member of Latin Club in high school … Intends to major in computer science … Enjoys writing, listening to music, reading.