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Addie Coppinger - Cross Country - Kansas Jayhawks

Addie Coppinger

Position Distance
Height 5'7"
Class Freshman
Hometown Leawood, Kan.
High School St. Teresa's Academy



Started the 2021 season off at the Gans Creeks Classic where she placed 118th overall with a time 24:04.40.

Ran to a 16th-place individual finish at the season-opening Bob Timmons Classic (9/19) at Rim Rock Farm … Placed 70th overall individually at the Cowboy Jamboree (10/3) by completing the 6K course in 23:55.0.

2020 INDOOR (Fr.)
Made her KU dbeut at the Bob Timmons Challenge (12/6), where she won the 1,000 meters in 3:01.04 … Ran the 1,000 meters and the mile at the KU-KSU-WSU Triangular (1/18), placing fourth in each event … Ran a 2:54.01 in the 1,000 meters at the Jayhawk Classic (1/23-1/24), placing second … Ran a personal best 2:11.45 in the 800 meters at the Iowa State Classic (2/14-2/15) … Placed fourth overall at her first Big 12 Championship, running a 2:50.75 in the 1,000 meters.

A three-sport athlete at St. Teresa’s Academy in Kansas City, Missouri, among which she earned 11 total letters: cross country (four), track & field (three) and soccer (four) … Named an all-state honoree in each of the three sports … A member of the Stars’ 2016 Class 5A State Soccer Championship team … Soccer team won both districts and sectionals on three different occasions … Also a cross country district champion team member … Best time run in the 800 meters was 2:13.1 during her prep career … 2019 State Track & Field runner-up in the 800 meters … A part of the quartet which placed sixth at the state meet in the 4×800-meter relay … KC Scholar-Athlete award recipient … Also an AP Scholar.

Daughter of Tim and Jane Coppinger … Has two older sisters, Reagan and Courtney, both of whom attended the University of Kansas … Courtney (now Barnes) also competed for the KU track & field and cross country teams … Plans to major in chemical engineering.