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April 29, 2012

 


Traci is a hard-working, dedicated young lady from Johnson City, Tenn. While running track and cross country, she has also performed in the classroom, placing her name on the TTU Athletic Director's honor roll several times. Traci has a career-best of 20:10 in the 5K and 24:53 in the 6K. She clocked a 5:24 in the mile in 2010 and set a career-best of 2:19 in the 800 meter at the OVC Outdoor Championships in 2011. 

PERSONAL: Traci is the daughter of Ray Jones and Lisa Dixon...born October 21, 1989 in Johnson City...full name is Traci Leigh Jones...majoring in animal science with a concentration in pre-veterinary sciences.

 

 

HOW WELL DO THEY KNOW Traci...
We asked Traci 16 questions, then posed the same 16 questions to two of her teammates to see how well they know her:

Traci Jones's Answers Rebecca Cline's Answers Kathryn Forbes's Answers
My nickname: Trace or T-Race T-Race T-Race
I can't believe I watch: Dance Moms
Dance Moms Invader Zim

The animal I resemble is: Lion cub or Ducky from The Land Before Time

Cat Lion
My sports hero is: Steve Prefontaine
Steve Prefontaine

 Michael Phelps

I can't stop listening to: Sail by Awolnation
Country Country Girl
If I could go anywhere, it would be: Australia Zoo
Australia Alabama game
I'm dying to: Be a veterinarian
Get a doberman Own her own vet clinic
The most overrated athlete is: Michael Vick or Cam Newton
Cam Newton Michael Vick or Cam Newton
In 10 years, I see myself: Married and possibly building my own vet practice
Living in the mountains of Tenn. with her dobermans Owning her own vet clinic and having a family of natural runners
Favorite off day thing to do: Read, sleep, play video games
Sleep  Play video games and watch movies
My favorite foodMexican rice with grilled chicken covered in cheese dip
Cheese dip
 Pasta
I miss most about home: Mom doing my laundry
Family Her animals
Two words teammates use to describe me:
Weird and nerdy
Loud, short Supportive, outgoing
My favorite sports movie: The Blindside or Without Limits
The Blind Side Blind Side
My favorite Tech team other than track/XC is: I like them all!
Basketball Soccer

Answers in Bold Face are matches

Rebecca Cline scored 8 correct answers to win the round. Kathryn Forbes had 7 correct matches.