- Streetman, TX
- High School:
- Fairfield HS
Duarte capped off a huge senior season with her first event championship, winning the 1500 meter run at the SCAC Championships with a time of 4:47.83. She also earned All-SCAC honors in the 800 with a second place finish in a season-best time of 2:19.91. Duarte was also a member of the SCAC Academic Honor Roll and named the SCAC Co-Woman of the Year.
Duarte posted season bests in the 800 and 4x400 at the SCAC Championships. Her time of 2:20.04 in the 800 and 4:14.32 earned her two All-SCAC selections and also earned All-SCAC honors for her performance in the 1500. Duarte was a member of the SCAC Academic Honor Roll and earned SCAC Athlete-of-the-Week three times.
Duarte finished third for the Pirates at the SCAC Championships in the 800, running a time of 2:19.44, breaking a Southwestern record and earning her first All-SCAC selection. Duarte was a member of the 4x400M Relay team that finished 7th. She was a member of the Dean's List
Duarte came in fourth place for the Pirates at the SCAC Championships in the 800, posting a personal best time of 2:21.81 to earn five points. She was also a member of the 4x400 relay that scored one point in a season best time of 4:18.68. Duarte was named as the SCAC Track Athlete-of-the-Week twice this season, February 28-March 6 and March 21-27.
Lilly is a 2010 graduate of Fairfield High School where she competed in cross country and track. She received the Fairfield Spirit and Sportsmanship Award as well as being named as the 2009-10 Student of the Year and graduating as Valedictorian. She is the record holder for the 1600m, running in a time of 5:21 and took ninth place in the State Cross Country Meet.
Lilly is the daughter of Sharon Heard and she has three siblings, C.J., Lando and Javi. She is an engineering major at Southwestern.