Allison Gallo
    Allison  Gallo


    Schaumburg, Ill.

    High School:
    James B. Conant





    Saluki Track and Field earns 19 MVC Scholar-Athlete honors

    For SIU, 19 is the most MVC Scholar-Athletes since 2011 (19).


    Saluki Track and Field ready for action-filled weekend at three meets in California

    Southern will compete at the Mt. SAC Relays (April 16-18, Walnut, Calif.), Beach Invitational (April 17-18, Norwalk, Calif.) and Bryan Clay Invitational (April 17, Azusa, Calif.).


    Salukis sweep 2015 Bill Cornell Spring Classic; Saunders breaks outdoor American Junior shot put record

    Saunders' winning toss of 17.70m (58-01.00) broke the outdoor American Junior record, which had stood since 1991.


    No. 13 Saluki women narrowly finish in second, men finish fourth at conclusion of MVC Indoor Championships

    The No. 13 Saluki women lost by only three points after leading by nine with two events to go.


    Saluki men in first, women third after Day One of MVC Indoor Championships

    Combined, Southern won four individual championships and seven total All-MVC honors.


    2015 Bill Cornell Spring Classic

    2015 Bill Cornell Spring Classic at the Lew Hartzog Track and Field Complex, March 28, 2015.


    2015 SIU Invitational, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the 2015 SIU Invitational at the SIU Recreation Center, Feb. 7, 2015.


    2014 MVC Outdoor Championships, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the MVC Outdoor Championships in Carbondale, Ill. 5.17.14


    2014 MVC Outdoor Championships, Day One

    Photos from Day One of the 2014 MVC Outdoor Championships in Carbondale, Ill. 5.16.14

    TFRRS Bio

    All-MVC, Distance Medley Relay (Indoor)
    MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award recipient
    All-MVC, Distance Medley Relay (Indoor)...MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award recipient...Ran a leg of the distance medley that took second place at the MVC Indoor Championships with an 11:54.96 finish...Ranks fourth all-time at SIU with this group's distance medley finish...Ran the 800m in 2:13.10 to take first of 23 at the Red Wolves Open...Competed in three events (800m, mile, distance medley) in four indoor meets...Competed in three events (800m, 4x800m, 1500m) at six outdoor meets.

    MVC Scholar-Athlete
    Part of All-MVC women's distance medley relay team that finished third at the MVC Indoor Championships with a time of 11:52.67, the third-best time in Saluki history...Participated in four events (800m, mile, 4x400, DMR) in six meets indoors and three events (800m, 1500m, 4x400) in five meets outdoors...Set personal bests in the outdoor 800m (2:15.85), 1500m (4:48.90) and mile (5:11.56)...Won the mile at the Saluki Fast Start...Posted seven top-third finishes across both seasons.

    Redshirted the outdoor season...Ran in the 800m and Mile races during the indoor season...Won the mile race at the Saluki Invite with a time of 5:12.91...Indoor 800m PR of 2:16.01 ranks 10th all-time at SIU.

    High School
    Three year all-conference and all-sectional selection...State qualifier sophomore, junior, and senior year.

    Full name is Allison Marie Gallo...Born January 4, 1993 in Chicago, Illinois...Daughter of Joe and Dawn Gallo...Has one brother...Majoring in psychology.