Prior to ETSU: Graduate of Knox West High School...lettered every year in both cross country and track and field...a member of the state champion and school record relay team in the 4x800 in both 2017 and 2019...runner up in 2017 in the 4x400m relays...two individual fourth place finishes in the 800m at the state meet...member of the 4x400m relay team that won gold in the 2018 state championships...personal record for the 400m was 59.32s in high school while recording a time of 2:16.74 time in the 800m.

Personal: Daughter of Jason and Penny Burkhart...born on August 21...plans on majoring in exercise science.