- Alison Babb
- Gainesville, Fla. (Oak Hall)
3,000m: 9:59.28, 2008 Tom Jones Memorial Classic, Gainesville, Fla.
5,000m: 18:16.63, 2007 Pepsi Florida Relays, Gainesville, Fla.
2008 AS A SOPHOMORE: Best of 9:59.28 (3,000m) … Competed in one meet (one indoor) … Finished ninth in 3,000m at Tom Jones Memorial Classic (9:59.28).
2006-07 AS A FRESHMAN: Best of 18:16.63 (5,000m) … Competed in two outdoor meets … Southeastern Conference Freshman Academic Honor Roll … Ran 5,000m in 18:16.63 to finish 14th at Pepsi Florida Relays … First competition as Gator came at Florida State Relays, where she ran 5,000m in 18:37.58 to take 11th.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Bests of 11:19.57 in 3,200m and 5:19.58 in 1,600m … Coached by Edwin McTureais … Finished third in 3,200m (11:19.57) and was part of the third-place 4x800m relay team (9:57.46) at the 2006 FHSAA Class 1A state championships … Finished second in 1,600m at FHSAA Class 1A District 6 Meet (5:19.58) … Runner-up in mile (5:20.42), second as part of 4x800m relay team (9:52.55) and fifth in 3,200m run (11:37.74) at the 2005 FHSAA Class 1A state meet … Finished 18th at the 2005 FHSAA cross country state championships with a time of 20:46 … Was a member of the 2004 state champion 4x800m relay team (9:42.73) … Team won Class 1A state titles in 2003 and 2004 … Set school records in the 3,200m and 5K.
BEYOND THE STATS: Born Alison S. Babb on March 5, 1988, in Gainesville, Fla. … Daughter of John and Lynn Babb … Father is a UF alumnus … Has a younger brother, Sean … Enjoys painting … Chose Florida for its coaches and the great team atmosphere.