UT Women's Track BIO
 Ari Fisher


Personal-Best College Performances:
800m (indoor): 2:20.13
1-mile (indoor): 4:48.93
3,000m (indoor): 9:29.95
5,000m (indoor): 16:04.56
10,000m: 35:55.06

UT Highlights: Tallied four first-place finishes during 2011 indoor track season: Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (9:29.95; 2/4/11), 1-mile (college-best 4:48.93) and 4,000 DMR (11:44.43) at the All-Ohio Indoor Championships (1/21/11) and the 1-mile at the WMU v. Toledo Dual Meet (4:55.22; 1/7/11)...Took second-place in the 3,000m (9:41.18) and third place in the 1-mile (4:52.77) at MAC Indoor Championships (2/25/11)...Third-place finish in 10,000m with college-best time of 35:55.06 at MAC Championships (5/12/11)...Posted six first-place finishes in 2010...Finished first in the mile at the Great Dane Classic with a time of 4:59.83...Took first in the 3000m at Grand Valley State with a season-best 9:43.22...Finished first in all three 5000m races, including Golden Flash Gala (16:48.66) and Payton Jordan Invite (16:24.27), while also winning the MAC Indoor Championship with a time of 16:42.87...Part of first-place Distance Medley Relay team at Great Dane Classic (12:09.33)...Name All-American in cross country for 26th-place finish at 2010 NCAA Championships...Named All-Region for third-place finish at Great Lakes Regional...Won MAC Cross Country Championship for second-straight season (2010), earning First-Team All-MAC honors...Had top UT finish in each race competed in during 2010 season, including Pre-Nationals (13th, 20:37.60), Richard Clark Invite (First, 16:43.58) and Roy Griak Invite (3rd, 20:53.40)...Qualified for NCAA Championship, finished 43rd, missing All-American accolades by three spots (11/23/09)...Finished team-best ninth at NCAA Great Lakes Regionals, earning All-Region honors (11/14/09)...Won 2009 MAC title, just the third UT runner to do so in the last 10 years...2009 first-team All-MAC...Was the top Rocket performer in every meet in 2009...Led the Rockets to a win in Colonial Inter-Regional Challenge with a first place overall finish in 21:04.30 (09/26/09)...Took first overall in dual meet against Bowling Green with time of 14:01 (09/04/09)...Third in 3000m at Golden Flash Gala (12/05/08)...Finished 12th in the mile at the Akron Open... Earned MAC Runner of the Week honors (10/23/07)...Led UT runners and finished third overall at Tiffin Short Course (10/22/07).

High School: Ohio Division I state qualifier...District cross country champion...Has run personal-best times of 5:20 (1600m) and 11:24 (3200m).

Personal: Born Ariana Elizabeth Fisher on June 8, 1989...Daughter of Deborah and Dennis Fisher...Has two sisters, Ali and Melissa and a brother, Chris...Majoring in physical therapy. 

Position: Distance
Year: Senior
City/State: Lebanon, OH
High School: Lebanon