Veronica Cole
Veronica Cole
Height: 5'4"
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lakewood, Ohio
High School: Lakewood
Major: Sociology

2015: Was a top-10 CWRU finisher in four of the five races she competed in during the season… Placed 73rd overall and was 10th among all Spartans at the UAA Championships… Ran a season-best 6LK time of 22:44.3 at the Oberlin Inter-Region Rumble, finishing 55th overall.

  • Sudeck Sundown Classic: 4K/16:28.4/9th place
  • Calvin Knight Invitational: 5K/19:34.7/61st place
  • All-Ohio XC Championships: 6K/24:18.8/73rd place
  • Oberlin College Inter-Regional Rumble: 6K/22:44.3/55th place
  • UAA Cross Country Championships: 6K/24:25.0/73rd place


  • Sudeck Classic 4k/16:48.63/16th
  • Calvin Knight Invitational 5k/20:14.2/85th
  • All-Ohio Championship 6k/24:33.04/59th
  • Inter-Regional Rumble 6k/25:48.2/218th
  • UAA Championship 6k/24:34.60/64th

2013: Ran in four races, including three at the varsity level…earned UAA All-Academic honors…posted a collegiate-best 5k of 20:24.8 at Calvin’s Knight Invitational.

  • Sudeck Classic 4k/17:12.94/32nd
  • Knight Invitational 5k/20:24.8/128th
  • All-Ohio Open 6k/26:30.06/90th
  • Inter-Regional Rumble 6k/26:22.1/227th

2012: Competed in four races as a freshman…placed 28th at the season-opening Bill Sudeck Classic with a 4k time of 18:06.80…finished 31st at the Behrend Invitational, finishing the 5k course in 21:48.70…posted a season-best 5k time of 21:20.64 to place 111th at the All-Ohio Open…ran in 64th place at the Inter-Regional Rumble with a 6k time of 25:13.90.

  • Sudeck Classic 4k/18:06.80/28th
  • Behrend Invitational 5k/21:48.70/31st
  • All-Ohio Open 5k/21:20.64/111st
  • Inter-Regional Rumble Open 6k/25:13.90/64th

Personal: Earned a total of seven varsity letters with four in track & field and three in cross country at nearby Lakewood High School…four-time scholar-athlete for both teams…daughter of Richard Cole and Catherine McCarthy.