Personal Bests Outdoor 800m 2:42.02 1500m 5:42.12
2004: CROSS COUNTRY-Competed in three of five meets for the Lady Tigers...Set personal best marks in each of the three races...Recorded her top 5K time (22:35) in the Saluki Invitational.
2003-04: CROSS COUNTRY-Competed in two meets for the Lady Tigers...Ran a 13:59.50 in the 2-Mile run at the Memphis Twilight Classic...Ran a 24:13.79 in the 5K at the Commodore Classic...OUTDOOR-Ran in three meets at the 800m and 1500m distances...Recorded a personal best 800m (2:42.02) at the Vanderbilt Invitational...Ran a 5:42.12 (1500m) at the Ole Miss Invitational.
PREP: Attended St. Benedict H.S...Lettered in track four years and in cross country three years...Her cross country team won the regional championship in 2001 and 2002...She was the captain of the track team...Named MVP of the track team in 2001, 2002 and 2003...Personal best time in high school of 20:33.00 (three-mile run)...Holds her high school's record in the 800m...Also played softball in high school...Coached by Christy Bingham.
PERSONAL: Full name is Brittany Marie Pieraccini...Born in Memphis on January 2, 1985...Major is psychology...Daughter of Andy and JoAnn Pieraccini...Father is a fire fighter, mother employed by FedEx...Chose Memphis because of the positive atmosphere and coaching staff's enthusiasm...After graduation plans on being a motivational speaker...Works with disabled children...Enjoys talking with friends and working out.