2003-04: One of four freshmen in the Huskies' top-seven ... helped lead UW back to NCAA Championships for the seventh-straight year, the seventh-longest active streak in the nation ... ran seventh on the squad at the national meet, in a 6K cross country best of 22:38, to spark a 19th-place team effort ... was the 59th overall finisher at the Pac-10 Championships ... ran fourth on the squad, 13th overall, in a 5000m cross country best of 17:39 at the Sundodger Invite ... took third among UW runners at Notre Dame, and was the team's No. 6 runner at the Pre-National meet ... ran sparingly on the track indoors, but posted Pac-10 qualifying marks outdoors at 1500m and 5000m ... took 13th at the conference meet in the 5K, and was 17th in qualifying rounds of the 1500m ... clocked 1500m PR of 4:32.61 in a second-place finish at the Ken Foreman Invite ... season-best 5000m time of 17:11.66 earned ninth at the Oregon Invite.
High School and Personal: Born Feb. 9, 1985 ... parents are Jana and Jeff ... has an older brother, Charlie ... won the 3A state cross country title in 2002 ... also captured state titles in the 1600m and 3200m runs as a senior ... performance at the state track meet led Bellevue to the team title in 2003 ... never placed lower than sixth in any event at state, including four races each at 1600m and 3200m ... earned three top-10 state cross country finishes, and was 18th as a freshman ... won two league cross country titles, and earned four more league titles on the track ... helped Bellevue sweep league and regional titles in both track and cross country as a senior ... placed ninth at the 2003 Washington/Oregon Border Clash ... named the Eastside Journal's Female Athlete of the Year in 2003 ... graduated with a 3.95 GPA ... contemplating a career in nursing.
UW Career Bests
Mile (indoor)....... 5:00.43
XC: 5000m....... 17:39