Alesha Vovk
Alesha  Vovk
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lakewood, Ohio

High School:
St. Joseph Academy

Event:
CC/Distance

Position:
CC/Distance

2015-16 Track & Field/Cross Country: Outdoor – Named Academic All-MAC … ran in seven meets … placed fifth in the steeplechase (10:39.39) at the MAC Outdoor Championships (5/12-14) … finished runner-up in the steeplechase with a personal-best 10:33.64 at the Jesse Owens Classic (4/22-23) … won the steeplechase at the Hilltopper Relays (4/8-9; 10:52.68) … clocked a personal-best 4:33.40 to finish second in the 1500m at the Ball State Challenge (4/15-16). Indoor – Named Academic All-MAC and MAC Distinguished Scholar Athlete … earned Second-Team All-MAC honors as a member of the second-place distance medley relay team at the MAC Indoor Championships (2/26-27) … also finished 13th in the mile (5:03.74) at the conference meet … won the mile (personal-best 4:56.11) at the Ohio State Invitational (2/19). Cross Country – Named Academic All-MAC and MAC Distinguished Scholar Athlete … raced in six meets … took 39th (22:27.0) at the MAC Championship (10/31) … placed 106th (22:50.3) at the Great Lakes Regional Championship (11/13) … took 23rd (18:17.1) at the Bluegrass Invitational (9/12).

2015 Outdoor Track & Field:
Raced at five meets for the Red and White specializing in the 3000m Steeplechase … debuted at the UNF Spring break invite running in the 4x800m … ran her first steeplechase at the All-Ohio Championships posting an 11:51.86 … set her personal best time and the team best time in the steeplechase at the MAC Championships clocking in a 11:29.17.

2014-15 Indoor Track & Field:
Competed in three meets for Miami specializing in the mile … opened her season at the Bowling Green Opener running a 5:39.85 mile … set her personal best mile time of 5:22.50 at the Ohio State Tune Up.

2014 Cross Country
: Competed in two meets for the RedHawks … opened her collegiate career at the Miami Invitational posting a 19:00.5 over the 5K … raced her first 6K at the All-Ohio Championships finishing in 22:23.2.

High School:
Lettered all four years in Cross Country and Track at St. Joseph Academy ... raced at the Midwest Meet of Champions for track in 2014 ... was district champion in the 1600m in 2014 ... district runner up in the High Jump in 2013 ... Honor Student.

Personal Born Feb. 1, 1996 ... daughter of Debera and Marko Vovk ... majoring in Kinesiology.