Allison Fernandez
Allison Fernandez
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Burnt Hills, N.Y.
High School: Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake
Event(s): Distance

Prior to Geneseo: Ran for Shaun Zepf (XC, Outdoor) and Chip Button (Indoor) at Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School ... 2014 Cross Country Class B State Champions ... took fourth place in the 4x800-meter at the 2015 outdoor state championships .... seventh place in the 4x800-meter at the 2015 New Balance Outdoor Nationals ... three-time Section 2 Cross-Country Team Champions ... two-time Section 2 Indoor Track Team Champions .... five-time Section 2 Outdoor Track Team Champions ... member of the National Honor Society and the Math and Science Honor Societies.

Personal: Allison "Allie" Marie Fernandez was born in Albany, N.Y. and raised in Burnt Hills, N.Y. ... parents are Michael and Michele Fernandez ... has three siblings, Chris, Dan and Maria ... brothers Chris and Dan ran at Binghamton University and the University of Hartford, respectively ... majoring in physics ... played the oboe in high school ... also enjoys reading and watching Netflix ... favorite athletic-related moment was winning the 2014 cross country state title as an underdog ... lists her former coach Shaun Zepf as having the most influence over her running career ... started running in seventh grade.