|High School:||Ballard HS|
2019 (Track & Field)
Competed in five events as a freshman for the Regals…set personal-best in the mile(5:30.29), 3000m (10:59.70), 3000m Steeplechase (11:59.66), 1500m (5:00.08) at SCIAC Championship placing her in 9th, and in the 800m (2:36.24)...inducted into the CLU Scholar-Athlete Society for the first time.
2018 (Cross Country)
Competed in five races as a freshman for the Regals, finishing in the top two in all five meets… Recorded both her 5K and 6K lifetime personal records this season… Notched her 5K time of 20:13.6 at the Master’s Invitational and her 6K time of 23:55.6 at the NCAA Division III West Regionals.
Ballard High School
Graduated in 2018…competed in the WIAA 3A Metro…was a member of the cross country and track & field teams…four varsity letters earned for both sports…first woman from her school to be on the state cross country team all four years all four years…2018 Metro Champion in the 3200…Scholar-Athlete all four years, completed the Ballard High school Biotechnology Academy and Digital Filmmaking Academy and is a Washington State Honors Award Recipient…greatest personal sports moment was after four years of attempting, she became the metro champion in the 3200 with a personal best time of 11 minutes and 17 seconds, which qualified here for state for the first time ever.
Full name: Veronica May Redpath…born Sept. 8, 2000…hometown is Seattle, Wash….parents are Steven and Judy…has two siblings, Carlton and Etienne…volunteered at Ballard First Lutheran Church; Assisting Minister, Worship Leader and cellist. Also help out at Crush Kids Cancer: volunteer and cellist…choose Cal Lutheran because its located on her favorite place on earth (Southern California) and it has all the programs and was welcoming with an inclusive atmosphere…is majoring in multimedia with a minor in mathematics.
Hobbies: Cello, ukulele, crochet
Movies/TV Shows: Big Bang Theory, The Good Doctor, Please Like Me, I, Tonya
Foods: Peanut butter and banana
Sports Teams/Athletes: Jared Ward, Desiree Linden, Amelia Boone, Mirai Nagasu
Quote: “When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” – Henry Ford
Number one thing on your bucket list: The Barkley Marathons
Something people don’t know about her: I was born in Newport Beach, but I lived in Wichita, Kan., for nine years. I moved to Seattle, Wash., in middle school and started filmmaking. I now have three Northwest Emmy High school nominations and have been an official selection at regional film festivals.