UND Roster

2011-12 Cross Country Roster

Marissa Treece

XC/Distance


Height 5'4''
Class Junior
Hometown Maple City, MI
High School Glen Lake
Bio

AS A SENIOR: Finished in the top 10 and recorded her best time of the season in the mile at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships in 5:01.39 … competed in the Gina Relays, running the 5,000m in a season best time of 17:48.66 … finished fourth overall in the 5,000 at the Purdue Dave Rankin Invitational … ran the 3,000 and finished in the top 10 at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational … finished fifth overall at the Indiana University Relays in the 3,000.

AS A JUNIOR: Raced in six cross country competitions on the season while also competing in a full slate of middle distance races with the track team … placed third in the National Catholic Cross Country Invitational, stopping the clock at 17:56.6 … placed 59th at the Notre Dame Invitational with a 17:38 … at the Pre-National Meet, finished 65th in 21:45.5 … stopped the clock at 22:53 at the BIG EAST Championship, good for 47th … crossed 30th at the Great Lakes Regional in 21:57.99 … closed out the season in 21:42.6 at the NCAA Championship … opened the track season at the Blue and Gold Invitational, grabbing the victory in the 3,000 in 9:56.52 … finished second in the 1,600 at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener, crossing the line at 4:58.04 … stopped the clock in a 4:50.69 in the 1,600 at the Notre Dame Invitational to secure the victory … finished third at the Indiana Relays in the 3,000 after finishing in 9:44.47 … competed in both the 1,600 and distance medley relay at the Meyo Invitational … finished third in the 1,600 with a 4:47.99, her fastest time of the season and helped her team cross third in the relay in 11:24.87 … finished sixth in preliminary races of the 1,600 at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships after clocking a 4:54.50, going on to finish third in 4:53.91 … also finished fifth with the 4×800 relay team (8:51.73) and fourth with the distance medley relay team (11:39.42) … posted a 5:00.56 in the 1,600 at the Alex Wilson Invitational, good for 21st … later helped her distance medley relay team finish sixth in 11:20.34 … finished 39th in the 800 at the Stanford Invitational (2:13.45) and crossed in seventh in the 1,500 (4:31.46) … competed for the first time of the year in the steeplechase at the Border Battle, finishing seventh in a 11:08.55 … crossed 12th during the 800 at the Dave Rankin Invitational in 2:21.12 before earning a victory in the 1,500 in 4:36.23 … returned to the steeplechase at the Gina Relays, locking up fifth-place with a mark of 10:52.53 … concluded season with a 25th-place showing in the 1,500 at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships (4:41.71).

AS A SOPHOMORE: Won the Valparaiso Invitational to start the season (17:42) … came in second to teammate Lindsey Ferguson at the National Catholic Championship, posting a 17:53 … finished 38th at the Notre Dame Invitational in 17:19 … recorded a 21:13 at the Pre-NCAA meet, good for 40th … finished 20th at the BIG EAST Cross Country Championship (21:16) … posted a 21:40 time at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional, placing 14th and helping the Irish advance to their first NCAA Championship appearance since 2005 … finished 122nd at the NCAA Championship (21:38) … had the top indoor times for the Irish in the 1,600, 3,000 and 5,000 … won the 1,600 at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener in 5:02.96 … finished fourth in the 1,600 at the Notre Dame Invitational in 4:58.73 … placed 12th in the 3,000 at the Meyo Invitational … finished sixth in the 1,600 at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships in 4:51.93 … second in the 3,000 at the Alex Wilson Invitational (10:06.16) … scored a victory in the 1,500, running it in 4:31.50 at the Dave Rankin Invitational, while also finishing fifth in the 800 … finished ninth in the 1,500 at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships … placed 13th in the 1,500 at the NCAA Regionals (4:34.62).

AS A FRESHMAN: Competed in four cross country meets for the Irish … won the National Catholic Championship in 17:24, her first collegiate race … followed that with a 17th-place finish at the Notre Dame Invitational, covering the course in 17:24 … finished 40th in 21:06 at the Pre-National Meet … closed out the season with a 26th-place finish at the BIG EAST Championship, clocking in at 21:35 … opened the indoor track season at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener, running the 1,600 in 5:01.96 to finish second … ran the 3,000 in 9:57.44 to finish fifth at the Notre Dame Invitational … took the top spot in the 1,600 at the Indiana Relays, registering a 5:04.00 … finished 18th at the Meyo Invitational, running the 3,000 in 9:56.66 … ran the 3,000 in 9:33.95 to finish sixth at the BIG EAST Championships … closed out the indoor season with a seventh-place finish in the 5,000 in 16:59.61 at the Alex Wilson Invitational … opened her outdoor campaign with an eighth-place performance at the Hillsdale Relays, running 1,500 in 4:38.88 … finished sixth at the BIG EAST Championships in 17:17.45 in the 5,000 … closed out the season with a 10th-place finish at the Georgia Tech Invitational, running the 5,000 in 17:13.48.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL:Ten-time letterwinner in cross country, track and field and basketball at Glen Lake High School (Mich.) … twice won national track titles during her senior season, winning both the National Scholastic Indoor (NSIC) and Nike Outdoor Nationals (NON) 5,000 Championship … added a second-place showing in the two 1,600 at NSIC and a fourth-place 1,600 effort at NON … all four national meet performances set all-time Michigan state records … her 5,000 race at NON also set a meet record … garnered five All-American honors during her senior track campaign, including recognition for her third-place showing in the junior women[apos]s 5,000 at the USATF Outdoor Championships … an 11-time state champion and a holder of seven state records on the Michigan D4 level … qualified for the 2006 Foot Locker National Cross Country meet out of the Midwest Region … personal bests include: 2:13 over 800, 4:50.12 in the 1,600 (4:49 in the 1,600), 10:22 in the two 1,600 and 16:36 in the 5,000 … tabbed an Academic All-American … named 2007 Michigan Student Athlete of the Year … class president, salutatorian and National Honor Society member at Glen Lake … born April 7, 1989, in Traverse City, Mich. … daughter of Tina and Nate Treece … youngest of two children … graduated in May 2011 the Mendoza College of Business with a major in marketing.

TREECE[apos]S CAREER INDOOR BESTS

1,600m (Meyo Invitational) 4:47.99
3,000m (BIG EAST Championships) 9:33.95
5,000m (Alex Wilson Invitational) 16:59.61

TREECE[apos]S CAREER OUTDOOR BESTS

800m (Stanford Invitational) 2:13.45
1,500m (Ole Miss Invitational) 4:29.11
1,600m (Meyo Invitational) 4:47.99
3,000m (BIG EAST Championships) 9:33.95
Steeplechase (Gina Relays) 10:52.52