2019-20 Women's Track & Field
Sarah Caesar Distance
Alaina Carpenter Distance
Kailee Carro Distance
Maranda Donahue Distance
Danielle Durak Distance
Sierra Fischer Sprints
Katherine Germann Mid-Distance
Maria Greer Throws
Jordan Houlihan Sprints
Taylor Justison Mid-Distance
Claire Kovarik Distance
Hayley Krulik Throws
Charlotte LaFleur Throws
Shannon Lahey Sprints/Jumps
Celia McGhiey Mid-Distance
Lauren Mikolajczak Throws
Kate Mitchell Mid-Distance
Anne Mou Jumps
Peyton Nash Distance
Kathleen Neal Distance
Sarah Padilla Distance
Michelle Pierce Throws
Olivia Recker Distance
Taylor Smith Sprints
Aaliyah Strickland Sprints
Full Roster
Alaina Carpenter

Alaina Carpenter

Events Distance
Yr. So.
Hometown Grandville, Mich.
High School (Prev. School) Grandville

2019 (Cross Country): In her first cross country season, was second on the team in both the 5K and 6K… In her first collegiate cross country race, ran a 19:47.4 at the Crusader Open on Sept. 6…. Set new personal records in the following two 5Ks, including her career-best 19:10.42, which she recorded in Notre Dame on Oct. 4 at the Joe Piane Invite… Ran her best 6K on Oct. 18, recording a mark of 22:39.7 at the Bradley Pink Classic… Led her team in the MVC Championship on Nov. 2 in Valparaiso, finishing in 26th place with a time of 19:19.6. Also finished first on the team in the NCAA Great Lakes Regional on Nov. 15, completing the 6K in 23:01.0. 

2019: Recorded personal best and team second-best time in the indoor mile (5:34.80) on Feb. 2 at the Fred Wilt open and finished ninth… Ran her best indoor 800-meter run at the MVC Indoor Championships on Feb. 23 with a time of 2:28.22… Ran anchor in the indoor 4x400-meter relay on Jan. 25 at the GVSU Open, a squad that gave Valpo its second-best time of the season (4:25.07)... Did not compete during the outdoor season.