Payton Fors
Payton Fors
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Appleton, Wis.
High School: Appleton North

Personal-Best 6K - 23:16.1 - Brooks Invite - 10/15/2016

2019-20: Ran to a season-best 23:28.3 at the Gil Dodds Invite (Sept. 21) ... Competed in four races, includng three 6K courses ... Academic All-UAA.

2018-19: Ran to a season-best 6K time of 23:42.8 at the Gil Dodds Invitational on Sept. 15 ... Competed in five races on the season, including two 6K courses ... Academic all-UAA.

2017-18: Ran to a season-best 23:53.95 at the Millikin Classic on Sept. 29 ... Academic all-UAA.

2016-17: Ran to a season-best 23:16.1 at the Brooks Invite on Oct. 15 as the Bears placed first.

HIGH SCHOOL: Ran cross country and track & field at Appleton North High School being named team captain in both ... Was named All-Conference in both cross country and track & field on the way to helping her teams to three Academic All-State team awards and two conference championships ... Personal-bests: 5K cross country-19:28; 3,200m-11:09;  1,600m-5:19; 800m-2:22 ... National Merit Commended Scholar and AP Scholar with Distinction.

PERSONAL: Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences ... Daughter of Tait and Victoria.