University of Miami Athletics

Payton Payne

position

Distance

Class

Freshman

Hometown

Atlanta, Ga.

High School

Pace Academy

2020 Cross Country: Debuted for the Canes at the Mountain Dew Invitational in the women’s 6K, finishing with a time of 25:30.6.

Personal: Named to the FootLocker All South Team and was 1st in 3200 Region Championship…  Was named the Cross Country Team MVP all four years in high school, track MVP her junior year, 10th in the state her freshman year, 8th sophomore season and 6th in her senior year for cross country… Finished 10th at the FootLocker South Rising Star Race and 2nd at the Nike Cross South Regionals race… Daughter of Kathy and Keith Payne.