Annika Sisson - Women's Track & Field - Arkansas Razorbacks

Annika Sisson

So | 5-7 | Middle Distance | Kansas City, Mo. | Lee's Summit West HS


Sophomore (2016)
Finished second in the mile at the Arkansas Invitational, where she also placed third in the 600M… Had a top 10 finish at the 2016 Gladstein Invitational in the 800M and a top 10 finish in the mile at the Charlie Thomas Invitational.

Freshman (2015)
Finished third in her first collegiate race (800m) at the Arkansas v. Texas Invitational in 2:16.20 … Dropped almost six seconds off of her 800-meter time to finish second at the Arkansas Open in 2:10.30 … Finished 24th in the 800-meter run at the SEC Indoor Championships … Opened outdoor with a ninth-place finish in the 800-meter run at the Stanford Invitational … Ran a personal best of 4:38.49 in the 1,500-meter run at the John McDonnell Invitational to cap her freshman year.

High School
A four-year letterwinner at Lees Summit West High School in Lees Summit, Mo. … Earned all-state honors in cross country as a senior with a 17th-place finish at the state championships … Four-time all-state selection in track in the 4×800-meter relay … Holds the school record in the 4×800-meter and 4×400-meter relay teams … Holds a personal-best time of 2:15.16 in the 800m, 7:26 in the 2,000m steeplechase and 18:35 in the 5k.

Born on Mar. 22, 1996 in Green Bay, Wis. … Daughter of Mark and Nancy Sisson … Father competed in track and mom in gymnastics at Wisconsin … Sister Emily runs for Providence College … Majoring in Criminal Justice.

2015 Indoor Performance List (Top Five per Event)

Event Meet Time Place
800m Arkansas Open (2/21/15) 2:10.30 2nd
Tyson Invitational (2/13-2/14/15) 2:14.04 29th
Rod McCravy Memorial (1/23-1/24/15) 2:15.69 24th
Arkansas v. Texas Dual (1/16/15) 2:16.20 3rd
SEC Championships (2/27-2/28/15) 2:20.09 24th

2015 Outdoor Performance List (Top Five per Event)

Event Meet Time Place
800m Stanford Invitational (4/3-4/4/15) 2:16.76 9th
1,500m John McDonnell Invitational (4/10-4/11/15) 4:38.49 18th

TFRRS Profile

Indoor PRs

  • 800m: 2:10.30

Outdoor PRs

  • 800m: 2:16.76
  • 1,500m: 4:38.49