Mikayla Sonneborn
Mikayla  Sonneborn


West Finley, Pennsylvania

High School:
West Greene Senior





Men Finish 6th, Women 8th At 2015 American Cross Country Championship

Moses Aloiloi paces the men with a 10th-place finish; Emma Newton headlines the women at 17th


Cross Country To Run In American Championship On Saturday

Men to take part in 8K run starting at 9 am while the women will run 6K race beginning at 10:40 am


Aloiloi, Newton Lead Cross Country At Pre-Nationals

Green Wave men finish 22nd while the women come in 24th during un-seeded Black Race


Cross Country Overcomes Conditions For Solid Showing At Paul Short Run

Green Wave women finish fourth in the 6K Brown Race, men come in 17th in 8K Gold Race


Cross Country Posts 6 Lifetime-Best Marks At Sundodger Invite

Green Wave men finish fourth, women come in eighth against quality field on West Coast

Sonneborn's Career Best Performances
Event Time (Date)
5K 18:46.6(9/27/14)
6K 22.52.9(11/14/14)

2014 (Junior): Competed in four regular-season meets on the season as well as the American Athletic Conference Championship and the NCAA South Central Regional...notched two top-25 finishes on the season...posted a 5K personal-best time of 18:46.6 at the McNeese Cowboy Stampede (9/27), finishing 21st overall...recorded a personal-best time in the 6K of 22:52.9 at the NCAA South Central Regional (11/14)...placed tenth at the Mississippi College XC Season Opener 4K (8/30) with a time of 16:12.19...ran a 23:29 in the 6K during the Paul Short Run (10/4)...posted a time of 19:34.64 at the Alabama Crimson Classic 5K (10/17)...recorded a 23:21 in the 6K at the American Athletic Conference Championship (10/31).

2013 (Sophomore):
Competed in all four regular season meets on the season, as well as the Conference USA Championship and the NCAA South Central Regional...notched a new personal best in the 6K at the McNeese Invitational (9/28), placing 11th with a time of 19:25.42...ran a 6K personal best at the Crimson Classic (10/18), placing 91st with a time of 18:58.87...placed 21st at the Azalea Classic (9/14), finishing with a time of 23:02...posted a time of 19:24.91 at the Conference USA Championship (11/2), placing 66th in the 5K...placed 92nd at the NCAA South Central Regional (11/15) with a time of 23:13 in the 6K.

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll honors.

2012 (Freshman):Competed in all five regular season meets as well as the NCAA South Central Regional...notched a 5K personal best at the Conference USA Championships by running 19:17.40 (10/27/12)...also posted a 6K personal best during the NCAA South Central Regional by finishing in 23:25.38 (11/10/12)...earned a top ten finish at the Screamin' Eagle Festival for finishing in 20:12.52 (10th place, 9/22/12)...finished in 24th place during the Azalea City Classic with a time of 24:01.09 (9/15/12)...ran the Crimson Classic 5K in 19:44.71 (10/13/12)

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll honors.

About Mikayla Sonneborn

Prep: Lettered all four years in track and field under Frank Hunter at West Greene Senior High School...ran two seasons as an independent athlete in cross country under Rick Sonneborn...selected as team captain during her junior and senior seasons...named team MVP as a sophomore, junior, and senior ...holds school records in 800m, 1600m, 3200m, 4x400m, 4x800m and 5000m...qualified for the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League championships five times in track and field...qualified for the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association Cross Country Championships as a senior.

Personal: Born Mikayla Loreen Sonneborn on March 25, 1994...the daughter of Richard and Marcia Sonneborn...great uncle Dr. James Fischer is Professor Emeritus in Tulane's Department of Pharmacology.