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Annika Sisson
Annika Sisson

Annika Sisson

R-Fr | 5-7 | Kansas City, Mo. / Lee's Summit West HS


Redshirt Freshman (2015)
Opened the season at the Missouri Southern Stampede placing 16th (Sept. 19) … Posted a seventh place finish for Arkansas with a time of 17:50.85 … Competed in the Chile Pepper Festival placing 46th (Oct. 3) … Crossed the line in a personal best time of 17:35.85 … Raced in the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational B-Race (Oct. 16) finishing 34th overall with a time of 22:21.20.

Freshman (2014)
Has competed in two meets as a true freshman … Finished 35th at the Hurricane Cross Country Festival with a two-mile time of 12:33 … Posted a time of 19:57.1 in her first 5K race at the adidas/UCI Invitational (Sept. 6) to finish 38th.

High School
A four-year letterwinner at Lees Summit West High School in Lees Summit, Mo. … Earned all-state honors in cross country as a senior with a 17th-place finish at the state championships … Four-time all-state selection in track in the 4×800-meter relay … Holds the school record in the 4×800-meter and 4×400-meter relay teams … Holds a personal-best time of 2:15.16 in the 800m, 7:26 in the 2,000m steeplechase and 18:35 in the 5k.

Born on Mar. 22, 1996 in Green Bay, Wis. … Daughter of Mark and Nancy Sisson … Father competed in track and mom in gymnastics at Wisconsin … Sister Emily runs for Providence College … Majoring in Criminal Justice.

Meet-By-Meet Results

Date Meet Distance Overall Team Scoring Arkansas Finish Time
9/19 Missouri Southern Stampede 5K 16th 7th 17:50.44
10/3 Chile Pepper Festival 5K 46th 17:35.85
10/16 Wisconsin Adidas Invitational B-Race 6K 34th 6th 22:21.20


TFRRS Profile

Personal-Best Times

  • Two-Mile: 12:33.00 (Hurricane XC Festival 8/30/14)
  • 5K: 17:35.85 (Chile Pepper Festival 10/3/15)
  • 6K: 22:21.20 (Wisconsin Adidas Invitational B-Race 10/16/15)