|PREVIOUS SCHOOL||Morristown-West HS|
2019 Track & Field: Opened the 2019 season with a PR in the mile at the ETSU Track and Field Invitational (Jan. 11-12) with a time of 5:23.55…produced two top-three finishes in the 800m and the 4x400m at the Gamecock Inaugural (Jan. 18-19)…held the top mark at the VMI Team Challenge (Jan. 26) in the 800m with a time of 2:14.38…helped her 4x400m relay team finish first at the Buccaneer Track and Field Invitational (Feb. 1-2)…set a personal mark of 2:11.23 in the 800m at the Music City Challenge (Feb. 8-9)…scored in the Southern Conference Indoor Championships (Feb. 23-24) in the 800m with a fifth place finish…earned a spot on the SoCon Honor Roll…a SoCon Academic All-Conference selection.
2018 Track & Field: Competed in 10 meets as a true freshman — five indoor and five outdoor ... Broke a school record in her freshman season, contributing to the SoCon Outdoor Championship winning 4x400 team that took home the gold and shattered the 2009 ETSU record with a 3:45.67 time ... Scored in two individual conference events at both the SoCon Indoor and Outdoor Championships, placing sixth in the 800m final during indoor season and fourth in the 800m final during outdoor season ... The outdoor 800m final time of 2:13.17 is a personal best for Lord ... Finished fifth out of 90 in the women's 400m at the 49er classic — tops among all freshmen — with a personal best time of 56.38 ... Has been part of two DMR victories and two 4x400 victories ... Won her first individual event in just her second career meet, besting 11 other runners at the VMI Team Challenge in the 800m run ... Owns a combined seven top-five finishes so far in 400m and 800m events.
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 ... graduated with honors and distinction at Morristown-West ... Major is undecided.