Alena Sapienza-Wright


Class Sophomore
Event Distance
Hometown Louisville, Ky.
High School DuPont Manual

As a Sophomore (2019-20)

  • Finished 37th overall (22:48.5) in the Open race at Pre-Nationals (Oct. 19)
  • Third on the team and 120th overall (18:34.7) at Louisville Classic (Oct. 5)
  • Seventh on the team and 109th overall (23:28.2) as Vanderbilt finished fifth at Commodore Classic (Sept. 14)
  • Ninth on the team with a time of 19:22.5 as Vanderbilt won Belmont Opener (Aug. 30)

As a Freshman (2018-19)

  • Ran a career-best in the 3.1 meters of 18:22.9 at the Belmont Opener to finish second
  • Clocked a career-best in the 5K of 18:36.4 at the Commodore Classic
  • Collected a career-best in the 6K of 20:35.2 at the SEC Championships