Haley Walker - Women's Cross Country - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Haley Walker Season 2022-23

Medicine, Health, and Society • Psychology

Class Graduate
Hometown Toronto, Canada
High School Havergal College
Major Medicine, Health, and Society • Psychology
Bio

Career Results

Career Honors

  • Two-time Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll (2020, 2021)
  • Two-time Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll (2019, 2020)
  • 2018 All-Region (cross country)
  • 2018 All-SEC Freshman (cross country)
  • Holds school record as member of 4×1500 relay (17:54.86)
  • Ranks sixth all-time at Vanderbilt in indoor 800 meters (2:08.91)
  • Ranks sixth all-time at Vanderbilt in outdoor 800 meters (2:06.25)
  • Ranks eighth all-time at Vanderbilt as member of indoor distance medley relay (11:31.08)

As a Senior (2021-22)
Cross Country

  • Finished 64th overall (21:33.47) at the 6k NCAA South Regional Championships (Nov. 12)
  • Third on the team and 43rd overall (21:41.9) at the 8k SEC Championships (Oct. 29)
  • Finished 8th overall and third on the team (21:49.6) at the 6k Blazer Classic (Oct. 16)
  • Fourth on the team and 140th overall (17:49.5) at the 5k Joe Piane Invitational (Oct. 1)
  • Ninth overall and third on the team (17:34.5) at the 5k Commodore Classic (Sept. 17)
  • Finished 18th overall and fourth on the team (17:43.3) at the 5k Mizzou Opener (Sept. 3)

Track and Field 

  • Set a personal best in the 3,000 meters (9:44.98) at the SEC Indoor Championships
  • Finished fifth in the 5,000 meters with a best of 17:59.43
  • Eighth-place finish in the 800 meters (2:12.67) at the Florida Relays
  • Established a best in the 1,500 meters (4:27.96), finishing third overall
  • At the SEC Outdoor Track and Field Championships, finished 27th overall in the 1,500 meters (4:38.26)

As a Junior (2020-21)
Cross Country

  • SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll
  • Scored at three of four meets
  • Fifth Commodore and 69th overall (21:54.6) to help team to sixth-place finish at SEC Championships (Oct. 30)
  • Sixth on team and 77th overall (22:15.45) at Blazer Classic (Oct. 16)
  • Fourth on team and 22nd overall (21:40.3) at Gans Creek Classic (Oct. 3)
  • Fifth on team and 21st overall (22:45.3) at Commodore Classic (Sept. 19)

Track & Field

  • Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • Competed at all four indoor meets and six outdoor meets
  • Finished 21st at SEC Outdoor Championships (May 14) in the 1,500 meters (4:32.79)
  • Finished fourth with outdoor season-best 2:09.62 in the 800 meters at Black and Gold Invitational (April 17)
  • Also finished third with season-best 4:28.66 in the 1,500 meters at Black and Gold Invite
  • Scored at SEC Indoor Championships (Feb. 25) as member of the distance medley relay (11:31.08)
  • Also finished 15th in the 800 meters (2:11.38) at the SEC Indoor Championships
  • Member of winning distance medley relay (11:52.11) at Vanderbilt Invitational (Jan. 16)

As a Sophomore (2019-20)
Cross Country

  • Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • Scored in three of four meets, including both postseason meets
  • Fifth on the team and 43rd overall (21:13.4) at NCAA Regionals (Nov. 15)
  • Third on the team and 38th overall (21:17.4) at SEC Championships (Nov. 1)
  • Helped lead Vanderbilt to sixth-place finish
  • Sixth on the team and 150th overall (21:54.1) at Pre-Nationals (Oct. 19)
  • Second on the team and 25th overall (21:46.4) to lead Vanderbilt to sixth-place finish at Buckeye Preview (Sept. 28)

Track and Field

  • Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • Competed at all five indoor meets
  • Scored at SEC Indoor Championships (Feb. 28) with sixth-place distance medley relay (11:38.44)
  • Won silver in the distance medley relay (11:31.42) at the Texas A&M Invitational (Feb. 6)
  • Earned silvers in the distance medley relay (11:38.64) and 800 meters (2:10.69) at Clemson Invitational (Jan. 25)
  • Outdoor season canceled due to coronavirus outbreak

As a Freshman (2018-19)
Cross Country

  • All-Region
  • All-SEC Freshman team
  • First on the team and 17th overall (21:05.8) at the NCAA South Regionals (Nov. 9)
  • Set a 6K personal-best at the SEC Cross Country Championships with a time of 20:16.6 and finished 26th overall

Track and Field

  • Was a member of Vanderbilt’s DMR team that finished first in back-to-back meets
  • Set a personal-record in the indoor mile at the Power Five Invitational, running a 4:51.91 for an eighth-place finish
  • Finished third in the 800 meters in her first collegiate outdoor meet, running a 2:10.17
  • Finished second at the Duke Invitational in the 800-meters, running a personal-best 2:06.25

The Walker File

  • Competed in the 800 meters for Team Canada at the 2018 U20 World Championships