The UW's top returning middle-distance competitor, with marks among the top-10 all-time in the mile, 1500m and 3000m ... seeking first individual NCAA berth at 1500m after back-to-back sixth-place Regional finishes in 2003 and 2004 ... has twice captained UW's cross country teams to NCAA Championships berths. 2004-05 Placed 2nd in the mile at the MPSF Championships running a time of 4:46.24...ran a personal best of 4:42.27in the mile at the Last Chance Qualifier...Placed 8th in the mile at the NCAA Indoor Championships running a time of 4:43.86...ran a personal best of 16:57.32 in the 5000m at the Stanford Invitational. 2004 (Cross Country): Co-captained the UW women to their eighth-straight NCAA Championships, the sixth-longest active streak in the nation ... was the team's No. 1 finisher at the national meet, becoming the first Husky since Tara Carlson in 1994-95 to lead UW at the NCAA meet in consecutive seasons ... was 92nd at the NCAAs, sparking a 23rd-place team effort ... ran first or second for UW at every varsity race ... earned second-career All-West Region honor with a 16th-place finish at the NCAA West Regional ... placed 16th at the Pac-10 meet to lead UW to third ... led all Huskies with a fourth-place finish at Willamette, and was the team's No. 2 finisher at the Sundodger and Pre-National meets. 2003-04: Earned Academic All-Pac-10 honorable mention for cross country and track ... cracked UW's all-time top-10 in four events ... outdoors, ran Pac-10 and NCAA Regional qualifiers in the 800m and 1500m ... was sixth in the 1500m at the Regional, her time of 4:22.38 seventh-fastest ever at UW ... was seventh in the 1500m at the Pac-10 meet, her third-straight top-10 Pac-10 finish ... earned two victories (both at 800m), and 12 top-five finishes in 2004 ... indoors, posted NCAA qualifying marks in the mile and distance medley relay ... anchored UW's DMR to a school-record 11:23.12 at the Husky Invite ... team-best 3000m PR of 9:35.08 ranked fourth all-time at UW ... also climbed to third on UW's all-time list in the mile with a 4:47.82 at the Pac-10 Invite ... placed fourth in the mile, and third in the DMR, at the MPSF meet. 2002-03: A second-team Academic All-Pac-10 selection for cross country, and honorable mention pick for track ... ran seventh in the 1500m at the Pac-10 meet, and was sixth at the NCAA Regional ... was also a Pac-10 qualifier at 800m, with a best of 2:10.36 ... ran lead leg of eighth-fastest DMR ever at UW ... during the fall, was UW's No. 2 runner at both the NCAA Regional and NCAA Championships ... placed a career-best 14th overall at the Pac-10 meet, leading UW to third ... earned All-West Region honors with a 20th-place finish at the NCAA Regional. 2001-02: Was UW's No. 2 runner at 800m and 1500m, posting Pac-10 qualifying marks in both ... placed ninth in the 1500m at the Pac-10 meet ... was the Pac-10's highest-ranked freshman at 800m during the regular season, with a best mark of 2:10.07 ... took fourth in the 1500m at the USA Junior Nationals in 4:30.93 ... earned three regular-season wins, and was top-five in 12 of 16 races during the 2002 outdoor season ... a member of the Huskies' runner-up DMR at the Drake Relays ... ran only in the Huskies' first two cross country meets of the season.
High School and Personal: Born May 1, 1983 ... parents are Peggy and Ryan ... youngest of four siblings, Michelle, Kristen and Jeanna ... never placed below seventh at the Class 4A state cross country meet, with a personal-best fourth-place finish as a freshman ... never placed below ninth in four years of regional competition ... finished fifth at the 1998 Class 4A state cross country meet in 18:52 ... was named team MVP in each of her last three cross country seasons ... on the track, placed fourth at state in the 1600m in 2000 and 2001 with identical 5:04 times ... interested in a career in public relations.
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