Prior to ETSU: Graduated from Morristown Hamblem High School West in Morristown, Tenn. as a four-year letterwinner for the cross country and track teams ... Won an indoor and outdoor state championship in the 800m event in 2017, while finishing sixth place in the 800m event at the TSSAA championships in 2016 ... Set the 200m, 400m and 800m school records at Morristown West, all in 2015, while making the New Balance Nationals in the 800m ... Contributed to back-to-back TSSAA Cross-Country State Championships in 2013 and 2014.

Personal: Born on June 25, 1999 ... From Morristown, Tenn. ... Daughter of Jeni and Derek Lord ... Her older sister, Emily Lord, is also a member of the ETSU track and field team, now heading into her sophomore season ... graduated with honors and distinction at Morristown-West ... Major is undecided.