2003-04: Named to the Academic All-Pac-10 track second team ... made UW at the Geoduck Invitational, placing eighth in 18:37 ... was UW's top long-distance competitor on the track, leading the squad at 10000m and ranking second in the 5K ... ran first-ever 10K in the finals of the Pac-10 Championships, placing fourth in 37:14.59 ... also ran the 5K at the Pac-10 meet, placing 12th ... also ran 12th in the 5K at the NCAA Regional ... came within 10 seconds of UW's all-time top-10 in outdoor 5K debut, clocking a 16:49.51 at the Stanford Invite ... in first-ever collegiate 5000m, placed second at the MPSF Indoor Championships, in a time of 17:14.83 that was seventh-fastest ever by a Husky. 2002-03: Redshirted the cross country and track seasons with an injury.
High School and Personal: Born Oct. 27, 1983 ... parents are Tim and Nancy ... has two younger sisters, Vanessa and Melanie ... father ran track and cross country at Western Washington ... won the 2001 Great American Shootout with a time of 16:48, the fastest 5000m cross country mark in the nation in 2001 ... placed third in the 5000m at the 2001 Seattle International, posting a time of 16:44.81 that was a prep meet record ... was second in the 3200m at the 2001 Nike Indoor Championships ... missed the 2002 track season while rehabilitating an injury ... in 2001, set a state 4A track championships record with a time of 10:11.94 in the 3200m, nearly 48 seconds ahead of her nearest competitor ... was runner-up in the 1600m at the 2001 state meet, in 4:54.41 ... placed sixth at state in 2001, and 14th at state in 2000 ... earned a fifth-place finish in the 1600m and a sixth in the 3200m at the 2000 state track meet ... was honored as both league and district MVP in 2000 and 2001.
UW Career Bests
3000m (indoor)....... 9:52.34
5000m (indoor)....... 17:14.83
XC: 5000m....... 18:37