2016 Indoor: placed seventh (5:32.58) at the Lumberjack Team Challenge in the 1 mile run ... competed at the C-USA Indoor Championship improving time to 5:15.18 to place … ran the 3,000m at the Don Kirby posting a time of 10:58.18.

2016 Outdoor: posted a personal best 2:22.26 in the 800m at the Brutus Hamilton Open … competed in the C-USA Outdoor Championships in the 1,500m (4:55.52) and 5,000m runs (19:23.02).

2015 Indoor: Member of the women’s team that captured the first conference title in program history … finished seventh in the mile at the Don Kirby Invitational with a time of 5:26.66 … placed 20th at the Conference USA Championships with a season-best time in the mile (5:23.57) … registered an 18th-place showing at the New Mexico Collegiate Invitational 3,000m run (11:36.59).

2015 Outdoor: Recorded a career best in the finals of the 1,500m run at the Conference USA Championships with a time of 4:47.23 … clocked a career best 2:19.67 in the 800m run at the UTEP Twilight to finish second … took bronze in the 1,500m run at the UTEP Invitational with a readout of 4:55.13 … collected a time of 4:49.29 in the 1,500m run at the Sun Angel Classic … member of the women’s team that finished second at the Conference USA Championships.

2014 Indoor: Ran a season-best mile of 5:12.10 at the C-USA Championships ... completed a 3,000m run at the Texas A&M Invitational in 10:38.62 for an 8th-place finish ... ran the mile at the Texas A&M Invitational where she crossed the finish line with a time of 5:12.75 ... notched a sixth-place finish at the Lobo Collegiate Open in the mile run.

2014 Outdoor: Part of women's team that finished second overall at the C-USA Championships ... ran a career-best time of 2:21.10 at the UTEP Springtime for a fifth-place finish ... notched a third-place finish at the Don Kirby Tailwind in the 1500m with a time of 5:02.11 ... crossed the finish line in eighth place at the Don Kirby Tailwind.

PERSONAL: Daughter of William and Everlyne Sum...has five siblings...majoring in Nursing...was born in Kitale, Kenya on April 4, 1993.

Truphena Sum

Truphena  Sum


Kitale, Kenya

High School:
Osorongai Secondary School


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