UND Roster

2011-12 Cross Country Roster

Liz Barron

XC/Mid


Class Freshman
Hometown Oakland, MI
Bio

AS A FRESHMAN: Competed in distance races for Irish track team during the year … opened campaign at Blue and Gold Invitational, finishing seventh in the 3,000 in 10:29.10 … placed 10th in the 3,000 at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener, stopping the clock at 10:37.14 … raced the 1,600 in the Notre Dame Invitational, crossing seventh at 5:22.70 … competed in the 1,600 at the Meyo Invitational, finishing 19th in her heat and 61st overall with a 10:33.40 … at the Mike Poehlein Invitational, finished seventh in the 5,000 with a 18:15.67 … crossed seventh in the 5,000 at the Dave Rankin Invite, posting a 18:15.87 … third in her heat and 26th overall in the 5,000 at the Gina Relays after logging a 18:09.65 in her final race of the season.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Set a school record in both the 3,200 and 4×800 events … four-year letterwinner in both track and swimming at Notre Dame Prep (Mich.) … member of the Nitor.com/javascript/wysiwyg/tiny_mce/themes/advanced/langs/en.js’>ational Honor Society, French National Honor Society, and president of the Pro-Life Club … born May 21, 1991, in Pontiac, Mich. … daughter of Lisa and Bruce Barron … both her father ([apos]83) and grandfather ([apos]60) graduated from Notre Dame … has one older brother and a younger sister … enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters, majoring in psychology with a supplementary major in pre-professional studies.

BARRON[apos]S CAREER INDOOR BESTS

1,600m (Notre Dame Invitational) 5:22.70
3,000m (Blue and Gold Invitational) 10:29.10

BARRON[apos]S CAREER OUTDOOR BESTS

5,000m (Gina Relays) 18:09.65