2016-17 Cross Country Roster
Class Fifth Year
Hometown Melvin, Ill.
High School Gibson City Melvin-Sibley
- ACC Performer of the Week, Sept. 10, 2013.
- 2013 BIG EAST Academic All-Star.
AS A GRADUATE STUDENT:
- Recorded a PR in the 1500m with a time of 4:30.00 at the Raleigh Relays (outdoor).
- Had a season best time of 10:29.88 in the 3000m steeplechase event (outdoor).
AS A SENIOR:
- Did not compete during the cross country or track season.
AS A JUNIOR:
- Started the track season with a second-place finish in the 3,000 meter at the Simmons- Harvey Invitational (9:50.82).
- Snagged a sixth-place finish in the steeplechase at the Virginia Challenge (10:20.32).
- Earned a monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE:
- Took first place out of 33 runners in the Crusader Invitational 5K (17:57.7), a performance that earned her ACC Performer of the Week.
- Earned a cross country monogram.
- Competed in the ACC Indoor Championships (4:51.88).
AS A FRESHMAN:
- Took third place at the Crusader Invitational 5K (18:10.2).
- Helped the 4x800m relay team take first at the Indiana Relays.
- Finished second in the 1000m run at the Blue & Gold Invitational.
PREP AND PERSONAL:
- Graduated from Gibson City Melvin-Sibley High School (Melvin, III.) in the spring of 2012.
- Eight-time letterwinner in volleyball and track.
- Was state champion in the 1600m run, 800m run (2011, 2012) and in the 4x400m relay (2012).
- Named Wendy’s High School Heisman State Finalist and Conference Female Athlete of the Year in 2012.
- Helped track team finish as 1A runner-up by setting seven school records senior year.
- Named team MVP in volleyball three times.
- Earned second team all-conference in volleyball.
- Named valedictorian, foreign language student of the year, science student of the year, math student of the year and top community service student.
- Born in Palo Heights, Ill.
- Enrolled in the College of Science and is a Science-Business major.
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