Sydney Brown
Sydney Brown
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Canton, Ga.
High School: Cherokee
Major: Biology

Awards/Honors

  • 2018 All-PBC [14th place]
  • 2018 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
  • 2017 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
  • 2018 PBC All-Academic Team
  • 2018-19 D2ADA Academic Achievement Award
  • 2017-18 D2ADA Academic Achievement Award
  • 2018-19 PBC Gold Scholar
  • 2017-18 PBC Silver Scholar
  • 2018 - four top-20 finishes, 14th at PBC Championship, 31st at NCAA Regional
  • 2017 - one top-20 finish

At Georgia College

Major: Biology

Minor: Psychology

High School

  • Cherokee High
  • Coach: Jennifer Jones and Rebekah Gay
  • Also lettered in track

Personal

  • Nickname is "Sydbo"
  • Parents: Joel Brown and Teresa Sopp
  • Born Jan. 20
  • Favorite Athlete: Greek Olympian Alexi Pappas
  • Why choose GC: Because it has great academics and the small-town feel made it feel like home.
  • Race-day ritual: wearing my lucky socks
  • Biggest sports thrill: the kick and the end of a race
  • Lives by the motto: "Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in the search of its dreams." -Paulo Coelho

 

2018 Top Times [5 races]

6K 23:33 Bobcat Invitational 10/20
5K 19:08 PBC Championship 11/3

2017 Top Times [6 races]

6K 24:32 NCAA Regional 11/04/2017
5K 19:03 PBC Championship 10/21/2017