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Peggy Busbee
Peggy Busbee

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Aiken, S.C.

High School:
South Aiken

Height:
5-5


2008 XC: Ran in five races, with top overall finish coming in the Coastal Carolina Invitational (25th)... 2008 Outdoor: Finished 13th in the 800 meters at the Big South Championship... 2008 Indoor: Did not participate due to illness... 2007 XC: Clocked a career-best 5k time of 21:01 at the Low Country Invitational... Ran in her only 6k of the season in the JV race of the Paul Short Run, finishing in a time of 25:55...2007 Outdoor: Ran a personal-best 2:22.26 in the 800-meter prelims at the Big South Conference Outdoor Championships... Finished 22nd in the 1,500 meters at the Shamrock Invitational with a time of 5:14.07... 2007 Indoor: Raced in the 800 meters and mile during Indoor... Clocked a 2:29.36 800 meter time at UNC Fast Times... Finished 15th in the mile at the Big South Conference Indoor Championships with a time of 5:46.53... 2006 XC: Had a season-best 5k time of 21:05 at the Big South Championships, which earned her 53rd place...

High School: Cross Country team won Region IV AAAA Championship all four years while at South Aiken... Track Region IV AAAA Region Champs four times in 3,200-meter relay, three times in the 1,600 meter relay and two times in the 800 meters... Made the 4A South Carolina Cross Country State team as a senior... All-Region IV AAAA Track and Field team in the 1,600 and 3,200-meter relays as a senior... Cross Country Region IV AAAA Champs as a junior... Scored highest points in track for South Aiken and made the All-Region IV AAAA team for the 800 meters in track twice... 800 meter South Carolina All-State team, 4x800 All-State team and finished third overall in the 800 meters at the state championship as a freshman... Member of National Honor Society... 2005 Wendy's Heisman Female Athlete at South Aiken... Track and Field and Cross Country Scholar-Athlete...

Personal: Full Name: Peggy Elizabeth Busbee... Daughter of Russ and Virginia Busbee... Brother, Ben, competed in cross country and track and field at Winthrop University from 1999-2000 and Erskine College from 2001-2003... Majoring in marketing.