Ali Palmer
Ali Palmer
Year: Junior
Hometown: San Clemente, Calif
High School: San Clemente HS
Position: Distance

2012-13: Outdoor- Redshirt Season.

2011-2012: Outdoor- Palmer was a great asset to the Gauchos distance races, as she competed in the 1,500m, 3,000m, 5,000m, and 10k  races…Posted a best time in the 10k at Big West where she ran a 37:10.67 and placed 9th.

Prep: Palmer was nominated for Athlete of the Year at Senior Awards Night...Helped her high school team to a third place finish at State Championships two years in a row...Competed in the South Coast League...Coached by Dave Proodian and Michael Dunne.

Personal: Alison Palmer was born May 1, 1993 in San Clemente, Calif. to Robin Palmer… Her most memorable sports moment was when she helped her team to a third place finish in the State Championships two years in a row...Favorite movies are 'Step Brothers' and 'Bridesmaids'...Her hobbies include reading, going to the beach and yoga…Environmental studies major.

Personal Bests
1,500m: 4:44.87 (2012 Big West Challenge Cup)
3,000m: 10:28.53 (2012 Gaucho Round Up)
5,000m: 18:03.04 (2012, Cal Poly Dual Meet)
10k: 37:10.67 (Big West Championships, 5/11/2012)

Big West Championships
2012- 10,000m, 9th, 37:10.67