Track & Field

LyricOlson

  • position Distance/XC
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Savannah, Ga.
  • Major Pre-Nursing
  • High school Savannah Arts Academy

https://tfrrs.org/athletes/8588209/Kentucky/Lyric_Olson.html

Personal Bests

Cross Country:

4k – 14:55.0

5k – 18:33.9

6k – 22:12.8

Indoor

800 – 2:09.81

MILE – 4:57.73

1000 – 2:53.58

400m – 59.53

1600m – 5:06.38

5000m – 19:42.07

2023-24 (Freshman)

Indoor

  • Placed 11th with a time of 5:03.88 in the mile run at the Rod McCravy Memorial meet
  • Placed 4th with a time of 2:11.68 in the 800m at the Vanderbilt Invitational
  • Placed 9th with a time of 2:53.58 in the 1000m at the Vanderbilt Invitational
  • Placed 17th with a personal best time of 4:57.73 in the mile at the Razorback Invitational
  • Placed 39th with a time of 2:12.10 in the 800m at the Razorback Invitational
  • Placed 4th with a new personal best time of 2:09.81 in the 800m at the Tiger Paw Invitational

Cross Country

  • Placed 87th with a time of 18:33.9 in the 5k at the Southern Showcase
  • Placed 115th with a time of 22:12.8 in the 6k at the Sean Earl Loyola Lakefront Invitational
  • Placed 85th with a time of 21:47.0 in the 6k at the Crimson Classic
  • Placed 109th with a time of 22:32.0 in the 6k at the SEC Championships
  • Placed 140th with a time of 22:27.8 in the 6k at the NCAA Southeast Regional

High School  

  • Earned letters in track & field and cross country at Savannah Arts Academy HS 
  • Won the GHSA XC 2A State Championships in 2022
  • Finished third in the GHSA 2A 4×800 relay (2022)
  • GHSA 2A & 3A 800m Champion (2023, 2022)
  • Wingfoot Night of Champions 800m winner
  • 3A Sectional and Regional A 800m winner
  • 2A Sectional and Regional 800m winner
  • Gamecock Youth Indoor #3 800m winner
  • GHSA 2A Region 3 runner-up
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