Caroline Eck - Women's Cross Country - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Caroline Eck

Human and Organizational Development

Class Junior
Hometown Highlands Ranch, Colo.
High School Mountain Vista
Major Human and Organizational Development
Bio

Career Results

Career Honors
• 2021 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2020 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2019-20 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll

As a Junior (2021-22)
Cross Country
Also finished 48th overall (18:46.5) at the 5k Commodore Classic (Sept. 17)
• Finished 35th overall (18:31.9) at the 5k Mizzou Opener (Sept. 3)

As a Sophomore (2020-21)
Track and Field
• Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
• Competed at three indoor meets and six outdoor meets
• Placed 33rd in the 5,000 meters (17:55.01) at SEC Outdoor Championships (May 13)
• Finished 10th with season-best 17:28.59 in the 5,000 meters at North Florida Invite (April 29)
• Placed seventh in the 5,000 meters (17:30.71) at Black and Gold Invitational (April 16)
• Finished indoor season with Vandy’s best time in the 3,000 meters (9:52.97 at Music City Challenge on Feb. 13)
• Season-best time of 4:57.95 and 11th-place finish in the indoor mile at Arkansas Qualifier (Feb. 5)

Cross Country
• Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll
• Scored at two meets
• Sixth on team and 76th overall (22:01.0) at SEC Championships (Oct. 30)
• Scored at Blazer Classic (Oct. 16) with fifth-place team finish and 68th overall (22:04.36)
• Sixth on team and 26th overall (21:50.4) at Gans Creek Classic (Oct. 3)
• Scored at Commodore Classic (Sept. 19) and finished 18th overall (fourth on team) at 22:40.5

As a Freshman (2019-20)
Track and Field
• First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
• Competed in three indoor meets in the 3,000 meters with season-best 10:31.25 at Music City Challenge (Feb. 14)
• Outdoor season canceled due to coronavirus outbreak

Cross Country
• Competed in two meets
• Eighth on the team with a time of 19:20.7 as Vanderbilt won Belmont Opener (Aug. 30)

The Eck File
• State cross country champion (team) as a junior and senior
• Mountain Vista High Female Athlete of the Year as a senior
• National Girls and Women in Sports Honoree as a senior
• 5A State cross country runner-up as a junior
• Eighth place at 5A cross country state meet as a sophomore
• Regional cross country champ as a sophomore
• Sixth place at 5A cross country state meet as a freshman