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Liberty Miller
Year: Senior
Hometown: Simi Valley, Calif.
High School: Simi Valley
Experience: 2 Letters
2014 Second Team All-American (Steeplechase)
2013 All-America honorable mention (Steeplechase)
2014 Pac-12 Steeplechase Third-Place
2014 Drake Relays Champion at 4x1600m

Miller Features
» Senior Trio Embracing Last Race (GoHuskies.com; Nov. 22, 2013)
» Q & A With Liberty Miller (GoHuskies.com; Oct. 6, 2011)
» Miller Running With Confidence For Washington (Ventura County Star; Sept. 17, 2011)

2013-14 (Track): Came on strong late in the season to earn a second straight trip to the NCAA Outdoors final site in the steeplechase, and advanced to the finals for the first time, finishing 10th in the final in a new PR of 10:03.34 ... her 10th-place finish earned her All-America Second Team honors ... set a PR in all three rounds of NCAAs, starting with a time of 10:07.52 to take second in her heat at West Prelims in Fayetteville, Ark. ... then in the NCAA semifinals in Eugene she went 10:05.40 to advance to the final, where she cut a couple more seconds off her best ... earned a podium spot for the first time at Pac-12s, taking third in the steeple in 10:18.56 ... got the win by a wide margin in the steeplechase at the UW-WSU Dual Meet in a time of 10:45.15 ... helped the Huskies to the victory in the 4x1600m relay at the Drake Relays ... steepled at the Mt. SAC Relays, clocking a time of 10:21.49 ... ran three times indoors, including running the 3k at the MPSF Championships, finishing 23rd in 9:47.48 ... (Cross Country): Ended her cross country career with two excellent runs in the postseason … had her best finish at the NCAA Championships, placing 96th, third on the team, as UW placed 17th overall … earned first All-West Region honors with a 23rd-place finish at Regionals, the No. 2 Husky across the line … that was after a tough couple races where she was eighth on the team at the Wisconsin Invitational (185th overall) and at the Pac-12 Championships (59th overall) … started the season with a fourth-place finish at the Sundodger Invite, third among Huskies.

2012-13 (Track): Advanced all the way to Eugene for the NCAA Outdoor Championships, earning All-America honorable mention honors in the steeplechase and scoring at Pac-12s … made it to nationals by virtue of a ninth-place finish in the steeple at NCAA West Prelims in Austin, Texas, where she ran a season-best time of 10:08.77 that ranks No. 2 in school history … struggled in the NCAA semis in Oregon, finishing 20th overall in 10:28.27 … at the Pac-12 Championships, she took fourth in the steeplechase running a time of 10:10.10, a season-best at the time, scoring five points … was third in the UW-WSU Dual in the steeple in 10:11.11 and eighth in the 3k as UW ran as a large pack … first steeplechase was at the Trojan Invitational where she was second in 10:41.56 … lowered that time to 10:33.08 in her second steeplechase at the Pepsi Team Invitational, taking fifth … season-best 1,500-meter time, out of two races, came at Mt. SAC where she ran 4:30.98 … she ran just one time during the indoor season, posting a 9:47.31 time in the 3k at the Husky Classic ... (Cross Country): An integral part of the team, running the top-five every time out and posting career-best finishes at all three championship races ... helped the Huskies to a ninth-place finish at the NCAA Championships, as she capped the UW scoring as the fifth finisher in 152nd-place overall, clocking 21:07 for the 6k course ... earned All-West Region honors for the first time with a 25th-place finish, fifth among Huskies, at the West Regional meet in Seattle as UW took fourth ... the No. 4 Husky finisher at Pac-12s, finishing a career-best 25th in 21:05 ... at the Adidas Wisconsin Invite, crossed in 67th-place overall, fourth among Huskies, in 20:39 ... opened her season at the Greater Louisville Classic, helping UW to second with a 21st-place effort, third on the squad.

2011-12 (Track): Scored at the Pac-12 Championships and nearly reached the NCAA Outdoor final site in her first official track season ... moved up to 10,000-meters for the first time at the Pac-12 Championships, scoring in seventh-place in a time of 35:07.97 ... qualified for the NCAA West Prelims in the 5,000-meters, and finished 15th overall in 16:52.17, just missing a finals spot by three places ... ran a 5k PR of 16:33.00 at the Mt. SAC Relays in the Open-A heat ... took fifth at the Pepsi Team Invitational in the 5k in a time of 16:42.91 ... second in the 3k at the UW-WSU Dual and was also fourth in the 1,500m ... ran a 1,500m PR of 4:27.90 in the outdoor opener at the Trojan Invitational ... ran three times indoors, scoring at the MPSF Championships with an eighth-place finish in the 5k, running 16:50.21 ... top 3,000m time indoors of 9:34.82 came at the Husky Classic ... (Cross Country): Made strides in her second full season, running in UW's top-seven once again at four of six meets, including the NCAA Championships where the Huskies finished as national runners-up ... at nationals in Terre Haute, she placed 163rd overall as UW's No. 7 runner in a time of 21:27 ... that was an improvement of 75 places from her freshman trip to the NCAA meet ... competed at the inaugural Pac-12 Championships in Arizona, finishing 47th in 21:22, seventh on the squad ... scored as the No. 5 finisher at the Roy Griak Invite in Minneapolis, placing 70th overall in 22:01 ... ran in the B-race at the Wisconsin Invitational, placing 36th overall and first among Huskies ... started the year off with a fifth-place finish at the Sundodger Invitational as the third UW scorer, clocking a time of 21:19.

2010-11: Redshirted her first track season ... (Cross Country): Impressive freshman season in which she ran in the top-seven at every meet for the Huskies including her first NCAA Championships ... started her career off with a seventh-place finish at the Sundodger Invite, scoring as the No. 4 Husky finisher in a time of 21:22 ... scored again at the Notre Dame Invitational as the fifth UW finisher, 68th overall ... placed 82nd at the Pre-National Meet, fourth among Huskies to score for the third straight race ... placed 36th overall in her first Pac-10 Championships in 21:04 at Jefferson Park Golf Course, the seventh Husky finisher ... was the No. 7 finisher again at NCAA West Regionals, crossing in 73rd place, as the Huskies won the Regional team title ... had a tough race at her first national championships, placing 238th overall.

High School and Personal: Born in La Cañada, California ... mother is JoAnna Miller ... has one older sister, Macey, and one older brother, Jason ... earned Foot Locker All-America honors for cross country after she earned her first ever spot on the starting line at the 2009 Foot Locker National Championships, and placed 14th out of 40 competitors and seventh among all seniors ... qualified for nationals by placing sixth in the 2009 Foot Locker West Regional meet ... is a three-time Marmonte League cross country champion and set the course record as a senior ... went on to place seventh at the 2009 California Div. 1 state cross country meet ... was a Top-25 finisher at the state cross country meet all four years ... as a senior on the track, placed second at the California State Championships in the 3,200-meters in 10:23 and was the top senior in the state ... won the CIF Masters 3,200m title in a PR of 10:21.72, one of the 10 best times nationally ... second at the prestigious Arcadia Invite in the 3,200m as a senior ... won five Marmonte League titles at 1,600m and 3,200m, sweeping both as a junior and senior ... three-time All-Ventura County First Team ... two-time Ventura County Star Runner of the Year.

Major Meets
2010 Pac-10 XC - 36th (7th UW)
2010 Regional XC - 73rd (7th UW)
2010 NCAA XC - 238th (7th UW)
2011 Pac-12 XC - 47th (7th UW)
2011 NCAA XC - 163rd (7th UW)
2012 MPSF TF - 8th, 5000m
2012 Pac-12 TF - 7th, 10000m
2012 NCAA Prelims TF - 15th, 5000m
2012 Pac-12 XC - 25th (4th UW)
2012 Regional XC - 25th (5th UW)
2012 NCAA XC - 152nd (5th UW)
2013 Pac-12 TF - 4th, 3000m Steeplechase
2013 NCAA Prelims TF - 9th, 3000m Steeplechase
2013 NCAA Outdoors - 20th, 3000m Steeplechase (All-America honorable mention)
2013 Pac-12 XC - 59th (8th UW)
2013 Regional XC - 23rd (2nd UW)
2013 NCAA XC - 96th (3rd UW)
2014 MPSF TF - 23rd, 3000m
2014 Pac-12 TF - 3rd, 3000m Steeplechase
2014 NCAA Prelims TF - 4th, 3000m Steeplechase
2014 NCAA Outdoors - 10th, 3000m Steeplechase (All-America Second Team)

Outdoor Bests
1500m.......4:27.90
5000m.......16:33.00
10000m.......35:07.97
3000m Steeplechase.......10:03.34

Indoor Bests
Mile.......4:55.99
3000m.......9:34.82
5000m.......16:50.21
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