Korri Palmer
Korri Palmer
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Marietta, Ga.
High School: North Cobb
Events: Sprints

Became an impact performer evidenced by scoring individually at the conference meet … Able to set the tone for the relays and create the team atmosphere vital for their success, per the staff.

2018 Outdoor: Just missed on all-conference honors as part of the Scots’ fourth-place 4x100 relay (49.51) at the NCAC Championships (May 4-5) … Also competed in the preliminary heats of the 100 and 200 meters at NCACs … Part of the runner-up 4x100 at the Wooster Invitational (March 30-31) with time of 51.34 … Helped the 4x100 place third at the Kenyon Spring Invitational (April 21) with time of 50.20.

2018 Indoor: Part of the Scots’ fifth-place 4x200 relay (1:49.67) at the NCAC Championships (March 2-3) … Also placed eighth in the 60 meters (8.34) at NCACs after a near-identical 8.36 in the prelims … Part of the winning 4x200 in back-to-back meets after blue ribbon times of 1:53.96 at the Bob Shannon Invitational (Feb. 3) and 1:54.21 at the Kenyon Classic (Feb. 17) … Individually, was third in the 60 at the Fighting Scots Invitational (Jan. 27) with time of 8.53.

2017 Outdoor: Competed in seven meets are part of a solid first year among the sprinters’ contingent … Totaled three top-eight individuals scoring performances … Opened the year with a season-best 27.77 in the 200 at the Charleston Southern Invitational (March 18) … Ran a 27.08 in the 200 at the NCAC Championships (May 6) in addition to a 13.22 in the 100 … Third leg of the fourth-place 4x100 team that ran a season-best 50.49 at the conference meet … Placed fifth in the 100 with a 13.37 at the Kenyon Spring Invite (April 22) … Ran 13.27 in the 100 at All-Ohio Championships (April 15).

2017 Indoor: Competed in six meets … Logged three top-eight individual finishes … Ran a personal-best 8.49 in the 60 at the NCAC Championships (March 4) … Contributed to the ninth-place 4x200 (1:52.32) at the Kenyon Classic (Feb. 18) … Placed fourth in the 60 at both the Fighting Scots Invitational (Jan. 28) and Wooster Tri-Meet (Jan. 21) with times of 8.50 and 8.55, respectively.

Prior to Wooster: Two-time track & field team captain at North Cobb High School.

Personal: Born Jan. 2, 1998 … Daughter of Kerri Betts-Henry … Majoring in communication studies.