Riley Burr
Riley Burr
Height: 5-4
Year: Junior
Hometown: Milton, Ga.
High School: Milton
Sport(s): CC/T&F

Riley Burr's Personal Bests

Sophomore Year (2017-18):  Ran on the Paladin 4x400m relay team that established a new Furman indoor record of 3:54.56 at the Samford Invitational…earned All-SoCon second team honors for cross country after finishing ninth with a time of 17:24.1 at the league championship meet…competed at the NCAA Cross Country Championships…finished second in the mile (4:53.72) and third in the 800m (2:11.51) at the SoCon Indoor Championships…recorded a personal-best time of 4:29.85 in the 1,500m at the Virginia Challenge…finished second with a personal-best time of 2:10.78 in the 800m at the Samford Indoor Invite…named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll.

Freshman Year (2016-17):  Named to the SoCon All-Freshman team for cross country, indoor track (800m), and outdoor track (800m)…finished eighth with a time of 17:30.2 at the SoCon Cross Country Championships, earning a spot on the All-SoCon second team…placed fourth at the Eye Opener Cross Country Invitational and eighth at the Furman Cross Country Invitational…won the mile with a time of 5:00.32 at the Samford Indoor Invitational…a member of the Paladin DMR team that won the SoCon title with a time of 11:54.34 at the league indoor meet…finished second with a time of 2:16.26 in the 800m at the SoCon Indoor Championships…posted a season-best time of 2:14.37 to advance to the finals of the 800m at the SoCon Outdoor Championships, where she finished fifth with a time of 2:15.35…named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll.

High School:

800 meters – 2:10.60

1,600 meters – 4:48.80


Two-time GHSA Georgia State Champion 


Captured GHSA state championships in the 800m and 1,600m as a senior...placed second in the 1,600m and third in the 800m at the state outdoor championships as a junior...honored as one of Atlanta's West Striders in the spring of 2015, a program which recognizes two outstanding local runners, one male and one female, each month...holds school records in the 4x800m, 800m, 1,600m, 5,000m...niece of current Furman head women's soccer coach Andrew Burr.