Ruth Wiggins

R-Fr | 5-4 | Middle Distance | Memphis, Tenn. | Briarcrest HS

Redshirt-Freshman (2018)

Competed in six meets during the indoor season… Posted a second-place finish at the Texas Tech Open in the 800-meters (Feb. 2)… Competed in four meets during the outdoor season… Set a personal-best in the 800-meters at the Stanford Invitational running 2:10.20 (Mar. 30)… Posted a personal-best in the 1,500-meters at the John McDonnell Invitational running 4:32.07 (Apr. 13)…

Freshman (2017)
Utilized a redshirt during her first season on campus.

High School
CIF 800 finalist during her sophomore year while competing for Martin Luther King Jr HS in Riverside, California … Transferred to Briarcrest for junior and senior season and picked up an indoor gold medal in the mile at the Tennessee State Championship … Trained with the Breakaway Race team during the outdoor season and qualified for the 2016 USATF Junior Outdoor Championship in the 800 … Capped her senior season as an 800 finalist at the national meet.

Born on July 21, 1997 … Daughter of Steve and Misti Wiggins … Has two brothers; Wyatt and Asher and one sister; Olivia … Majoring in early childhood education.

TFRRS Profile

800 2:10.20 5K (XC) 17:26.3
1500 4:32.07 6K (XC) 21:57.4