AS A SENIOR: Fashioned impressive cross country campaign for the Irish, leading the squad at three meets and earning all-BIG EAST and NCAA Great Lakes all-region honors … was tops on the team with a 96th place finish out of 253 runners at the NCAA National Championship 6K meet (20:47.2) in helping the Irish to a 15th place showing out of 31 teams … earned all-region honors after finishing 15th out of 217 runners at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional 6K meet (20:48) in helping Notre Dame to a third place finish out of 32 teams … also took 15th at the 6K BIG EAST Championship meet (126 runners) in 21:25.64 as the Irish placed fifth out of 15 teams … opened campaign by earning BIG EAST Runner of the Week accolades after winning the 6K National Catholic Championship (266 runners) in 17:11.8 … finished 18th out of 145 runners in the 5K blue race at the Notre Dame Invitational (17:03) … closed out regular season with a 56th place showing out of 327 runners at the 6K Wisconsin Invitational (20:32) … earned a cross country monogram … capped off outstanding career for the Irish by earning first team All-America honors after taking fourth in the 1,500m run (4:14.42) at the NCAA Outdoor Championships … closed out indoor season by earning first team All-America honors at the NCAA Indoor Championships after placing eighth in the mile (4:39.48) … placed second in both the 1,500m (4:24.43) and as a member of the 4×800 relay team (8:44.13) at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships to earn all-BIG EAST honors in both events … at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships placed first in the mile (4:40.72), second in the 4x800m relay (8:40.59) and third in the distance medley relay (11:07.32) … assisted the 4x800m relay team to a first place finish (8:33.65) at the Drake Relays … brought home two more first-place finishes at the Louisville Border Battle in the 800m (2:07.12) and 1,500m (4:17.12) runs … at the first outdoor meet of the season, the Stanford Invitational, placed second in the 1,500m (4:18.07) and first in the 800m with a personal best time of 2:05.31 … at the Alex Wilson Invitational, placed first and achieved a personal best in the mile (4:33.53) as well as placing second with the distance medley relay team (10:59.08) … claimed finished first in the mile (4:39.52) at the Meyo Invitational … earned second place finish in the mile (4:44.14) at the Indiana University Relays along with a first place finish as a member of the 4x800m relay (8:47.94)… started off the indoor track season with a first place finish in the 3,000m (9:40.27) at the Notre Dame Invitational … on the Capital One Academic All-District V Track & Field/Cross Country first team … also named to the Capital One Academic All-America Division I Track & field/Cross Country second team … earned one of six Byron V. Kanaley Awards … named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star … selected to the Dean[apos]s List during the fall 2012 semester … earned a track & field monogram.
AS A JUNIOR: Competed in six of the seven meets during the cross country season … placed 42nd out of 138 runners at the 6K BIG EAST Championships (21:34.8) … finished 34th out of 227 runners at the 6K NCAA Great Lakes Regional (21:28.0) … also ran for the Irish at the 6K NCAA National Championships, crossing the finish line in a season-best 21:23.3 … opened year with a sixth place finish out of 272 runners at the 5K National Catholic Championships (17:33) … also ran in the 5K blue race at the Notre Dame Invitational, finishing 73rd out of 225 runners in 17:59, and at the 6K Wisconsin Invitational, placing 136th out of 305 runners in 21:30.6 … earned a cross country monogram … ran in nine track & field meets for the Irish … participated in 1,500m run at the NCAA East Preliminary Round and the NCAA Championships … qualified for the NCAAs with a fourth-place finish at the NCAA East Preliminary Round (4:16.94) … was the first Irish female 1,500m competitor to qualify for the NCAAs since 2005 … earned second team All-America honors in the event at the NCAAs with a 12th place finish (4:21.92) … opened up the indoor season at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships helping the 4x800m relay team to a second-place finish (8:39.24) and a fourth-place distance medley relay finish (11:28.87), earning all-BIG EAST accolades in the 4x800m … won the 1,500m run at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships (4:22.71), earning all-BIG EAST accolades … also earned all-BIG EAST accolades in the 4x800m relay as the squad took second (8:37.65) … gathered in five first-places on the year… earned a track & field monogram … was a 2011-12 Rosenthal Leadership Academy participant … named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star … was named a team captain prior to the beginning of the season with Rachel Velarde.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Competed in 14 meets during the track & field season … specialized in the middle distance and relay events … won the mile at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships in 4:46.61 to earn all-BIG EAST accolades … also helped distance medley and 4x800m relay teams to fourth-place finishes … finished 13th in the semifinals at the NCAA East Regionals in the 1,500m run (4:21.81) … earned All-BIG EAST honors in the 1,500m run, finishing third in 4:25.64 … won the 800m run at the outdoor Gina Relays in 2:09.70 … finished second at the outdoor Beach Invitational in the 800m in a personal-best time of 2:07.21 … claimed second out of 126 runners in the 1,500m at the outdoor Mt. SAC Relays (4:20.38) … won the outdoor Texas Roadhouse Border Battle in the 1,500m in 4:24.43 … won the 1,000m run at the indoor Meyo Invitational in 2:48.18 … won the mile at the indoor Notre Dame Invitational in 4:42.14 … claimed first in the 800m run at the indoor GVSU Bob Eubanks Open in 2:09.05 … also won the 3,000m run at the season-opening indoor Blue & Gold Invitational in 9:48.01 … earned a monogram in both cross country and track & field.
AS A FRESHMAN: Made first collegiate appearance at the National Catholic Invitational, completing the circuit in 18:20.9 for an eighth-place finish … at the Notre Dame Invitational, crossed 85th after crossing the line in 17:57 … finished 97th from the Pre-National Meet, completing the course in 22:05.7 … went on to finish 45th at the BIG EAST Championship after posting a 22:50 … crossed 79th at the Great Lakes Regional after posting a mark of 22:44.84 … at the NCAA Championship, finished in 176th place with a final time of 22:15.8 … raced middle distance for track team … finished second in the 1,000m at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener in a time of 2:54.66 … placed third in the mile at the Notre Dame Invitational, clocking a 4:54.99 … at the Indiana Relays, secured a heat win and placed fifth overall after logging a 2:12.53 in the 800m … captured the win in the 1,000m at the Meyo Invitational after stopping the clock at 2:50.72 … also finished sixth at the Meyo in the mile, posting a 4:49.35 … placed ninth in the prelims of the mile at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships, clocking a 4:54.64 … opening leg of the distance medley relay team at the meet that finished fourth in 11:39.42 … crossed 16th in the mile at the Alex Wilson Invitational, recording a 4:53.74 … ran opening leg of distance medley relay race again at Alex Wilson, helping team to sixth-place finish in 11:20.34 … placed 18th in the 800m at the Stanford Invite, clocking a 2:10.32 … also raced in the 1,500m at the Stanford Invite, finishing third with a 4:26.18 … crossed in second at the Border Battle, posting a 4:20.18 … raced in both the 800m and 4x400m relay at the Dave Rankin Invitational … earned victory in the 800m after recording a 2:10.58 … helped team to fourth-place finish as lead leg of relay team, posting a 4:03.76 … finished fourth in finals of 1,500m at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships, posting a 4:28.89 … also ran anchor of 4x800m relay team, crossing in fifth in 8:53.47 … won the 800m race at Cardinal Classic, stopping the clock at 2:10.30 … at NCAA Regionals, finished 13th in semifinal heat of the 1,500m after stopping clock at 4:21.29 … earned monograms in both sports.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Earned all-state honors in the 1,600m and 4x800m relay … four-time all-Mid-Suburban League honoree in track & field and cross country … member of state-record holding relay team in the 4x800m … 4x800m relay team also won two state championships … won state championship as a senior in the 1,600m, in addition to four conference championships … helped Barrington (Ill.) win Illinois state track & field title in 2007, finish as runner-up in 2008 and again in cross country in 2006 … member of both the National Honor Society and French Honor Society … born in Chicago, Ill. … daughter of Michelle and James Tracy … has one sister … graduated from the College of Arts & Letters with degrees in psychology and Arts & Letters pre-health.