- Stephanie Gammon
Stephanie Gammon

Hometown:
Central, S.C.

High School:
Daniel HS

Experience:
3L



AS A JUNIOR (2009)
Ran in three meets but was unable to participate in the final three meets due to injury ... claimed a second-place finish at the Earl Jacoby Memorial 5K with a time of 18:52 ... placed 41st out of a field of 193 at the Roy Griak Invitational 6K (23:06) ... 2009-10 Conference USA Scholar Athlete Award Winner ... C-USA Academic Medal recipient ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2008)
Had an exceptional year after recording an impressive season in 2007 ... was the top finisher for the Green and Gold in all six races, including three top-10 and six top-20 finishes ... set personal records in the 4K, 5K and 6K runs ... led the way for UAB's first-place team finish at the Walt Disney World Classic, crossing the line in third place overall out of 353 runners (17:30.00) ... set a personal record of 14:41.55 with a fourth-place finish at the 4K Belmont Invitational ... posted a personal best time of 17:28.27 at the Greater Louisville Classic en route to a ninth-place finish ... earned all-region honors after finishing 18th at the 6K NCAA South Regional ... set a new personal record at the regional meet with a time of 21:35.21 ... was named C-USA Athlete of the Week in back-to-back weeks (9/9 and 9/16) ... named to C-USA's All-Cross Country Third Team after finishing 15th at the C-USA Championship ... was named to the C-USA Cross Country All-Academic Team ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and awarded the C-USA Commissioner's Academic Medal.

AS A FRESHMAN (2007)
A highly touted runner coming out of high school that had one of the most impressive freshman years in UAB history ... captured a second place finish at the 6K Tiger Twilight Invitational, with a time of 22:33.52 ... placed 24th overall the at Conference USA Championship, completing the course in 19:22.0 ... took 45th at the NCAA South Regional with a time of 22:27.78 ... ran a 18:14 at the Notre Dame Invitational, good for 87th overall ... placed sixth at the Crimson Classic out of a field 95 runners, in a time off 18:21.26 ... finished her first collegiate race 13th among a field of 134 runners at the Belmont Opener.

HIGH SCHOOL
Won the South Carolina Class AAA state championship in cross country her sophomore year ... among the top three individual finishers in the state championship meet every year ... led her team to state championships in 2005 and 2006 ... a five-year South Carolina all-state cross country runner ... finished second at the state championship in 2006 her senior year ... placed third her freshman and junior years ... a member of the All-South Footlocker team ... in track, finished no lower then fourth in the 1,600-meter and 3,200-meter run throughout high school ... was a five-year all-state track athlete ... state champion in the 3,200-meter run in 2005 and 2007... also placed second in the 1,600-meter run ...helped Daniel take second place in the 2007 state championship ... in 2006, led Daniel to the track and field state championship ... placed second in the in the 1600-meter run that year ... was also a member of the school's winning 4x800 relay team ... in 2004, placed third in the 1,600-meter run and fourth in the 3,200-meter run ... as a freshman finished fourth in both the 1,600-meter and 3,200-meter run ... coached by Ron Sullivan.

PERSONAL
Full name is Stephanie Marie Gammon ... born May 1, 1989 ... daughter of Robert and Susan Gammon ... majoring in exercise science.

COLLEGIATE BESTS
4K 14:41.55 (Belmont Invitational - 9/5/08)
5K 17:28.27 (Greater Louisville Classic - 10/04/08)
6K 21:35.21 (NCAA South Regional - 11/15/08)