|Hometown:||West Plains, Mo.|
|High School:||West Plains HS|
|Previous School:||Missouri State|
Prior to Southern: Roberson lettered all four years in track & field and two seasons in cross country under West Plains High School head coach Joe Bill Dixon...On the cross country course, Roberson earned all-state, first team all-conference and first team all-district honors during her junior and senior seasons...She posted a personal best 19:18 in the 5K her senior year, placing 21st at state in the Class 4 competition and guiding her team to a second-place finish...In track, Roberson was crowned conference champion in the 800-meter run, while setting a West Plains High school record with a time of 2:17.01...Played volleyball her freshman and sophomore seasons before turning her attention to cross country.
Personal: Dana Elise Roberson was born January 18, 1993 in Springfield, Mo...Daughter of Dan and Rita Roberson...Has one sister, Jenna...Plans to major in Radiography.