High School: Four year letter winner at South Caldwell High School in Hudson, N.C. ... Recorded a time of 21:30 in the 5K her sophomore season, while recording a time of 18.0 in the 100m hurdles ... Competed in the 100m (16.06), 300m (48.46) and 55m (9.43) hurdles during her junior year ... Also ran the 5,000m at a time of 19:45.00, placing 18th in the regionals ...Ran 16.35 in the 100m hurdles and placed her career best 10th at regionals in Cross Country ... Earned Academic Excellence awards all four years and graduated with distinction as a North Carolina Scholar, Caldwell County Scholars and was ninth her graduating class. Helped her Cross Country team capture the Northwestern 4-A conference title her junior season ... Set a personal best of 3:15.17 in the 1000m at the UNC Chapel Hill Meet.
Personal: Full name is Adrian Michelle Cooke ... Daughter of Robert Cooke and Diana Lyda.