Josie Carson - Women's Cross Country - Arkansas Razorbacks

Josie Carson

R-So. | 5-5 | Hot Springs, Ark. | Lake Hamilton HS

Sophomore (2020)
Placed 32nd in SEC Preview, posting a time of 18:45.8 for 5k … Finished 30th in Gans Creek Classic, running 22:05.1 in her first race at 6k … Ran 22:09.6 on the 6k course at UAB Blazer Classic, placing 74th.

Freshman (2019)
Did not compete.

Redshirt (2018)
Did not compete.

High School
Four-year letter winner for coach Karl Koonce at Lake Hamilton High School … Two-time Arkansas Gatorade Cross Country Girls Runner of the Year … Helped her track team capture the state championship on three occasions … Conference champions in cross country and track & field one time … Four-time all-state and all-conference between track & field/cross country… Holds PR’s of 58.2 (400-meters), 2:17 (800-meters), 5:10 (1,600-meters), and 18:40 (5K-XC) … Four-year cross country team MVP, three-year track & field team MVP … Played one year of varsity soccer earning all-conference honors.

Born on November 1, 1999 … Daughter of Eric and Deonne Carson … Has one sibling; Danielle Carson … Majoring in Chemistry with an emphasis on Biochemistry.