Ali Palmer
Ali Palmer
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: San Clemente, Calif
High School: San Clemente HS
Position: Distance

UC Santa Barbara

Competed in the 1,500m, 5,000m, and 3,000m steeple at Big West Championships where she took 18th, 18th, and 5th, respectively… Posted a best time of 4:34.65 in the 1,500m at Oxy Invitational.

Palmer was a great asset to the Gauchos distance races, as she competed in the 1,500m, 3,000m, 5,000m, and 10k  races…Posted a best time in the 10k at Big West where she ran a 37:10.67 and placed 9th.

High School
Palmer was nominated for Athlete of the Year at Senior Awards Night...Helped her high school team to a third place finish at State Championships two years in a row...Competed in the South Coast League...Coached by Dave Proodian and Michael Dunne.

Alison Palmer was born May 1, 1993 in San Clemente, Calif. to Robin Palmer… Her most memorable sports moment was when she helped her team to a third place finish in the State Championships two years in a row...Favorite movies are 'Step Brothers' and 'Bridesmaids'...Her hobbies include reading, going to the beach and yoga…Environmental studies major.


Collegiate Career
1,500m: 4:34.65 (Oxy Invite, 5/05/2012)
3,000m: 10:48.12 (Pepperdine, 2/18/12)
5,000m: 17:05.38 (Big West Championships, 5/11/2012)
10k: 37:10.67 (Big West Championships, 5/11/2012)