Duke Cross Country BIO
Honors: Cross Country All-Southeast Region (2011, 2012) … Outdoor All-East (5,000m - 2011) ... Cros Country Team Player Award (2012) … Cross Country Team Co-Freshman of the Year (2008) ... Cross Country All-ACC Academic (2011, 2012) … Outdoor All-ACC Academic (2010) ... USTFCCCA Track & Field All-Academic (2010) … ACC Academic Honor Roll (2010-12).
2012-13: Duke’s fourth finisher at the NCAA Cross Country Championships, guiding the squad to a seventh-place finish overall … crossed the line 111th individually, covering the 6K course in a time of 20:52.3 … also scored for the Blue Devils at the NCAA Southeast Regional Championship and the ACC Championship … garnered all-region accolades for the second time in her career after taking 19th (21:04.51) … posted a personal-best mark of 20:38 for 6K in a 66th-place showing at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational … earned a spot on the Women’s Cross Country All-ACC Academic team for the second consecutive year.
2010-11: Did not compete during the fall season ... indoors, ran the mile and the 3,000m at the ACC Championships ... took 15th in the mile at the event, clocking 5:00.74 ... also placed 19th in the 3,000m with a mark of 10:01.95 ... anchored Duke's third-place 4x800m relay at the Virginia Tech Invitational (11:49.61) ... focused on the 3,000m and the 5,000m events outdoors ... took second in the 3,000m at the Duke Invitational with a season-best 9:36.63 ... garnered All-East honors with an eighth-place showing in the 5,000m at the ECAC Championships ... registered a season-best 16:44.66 in that performance.
2009-10: Began the fall with a 13th-place finish at the Wisconsin Invitational, covering 5K in 17:35.6 ... placed 29th at the ACC Championships on Oct. 31 ... ran 21:25.7 for 6K at the NCAA Championships on Nov. 23 ... indoors, finished fourth in the mile at the Virginia Tech Classic with a time of 4:55.29 ... ran the 3,000m on two occasions, clocking a personal-best 9:36.14 to finish fourth at the Armory Collegiate ... finished eighth in the same event at the ACC Championships in Blacksburg, Va. ... outdoors, competed in the 800m, 1,500m, 5,000m and 4x1,500m relay ... turned in a personal-best 2:12.99 for 800m at the Georgia Tech Invite on May 16 ... best 1,500m time came at the Wake Forest Open, where she clocked 4:28.69 ... qualified for the NCAA First Round in the 5,000m with a 16:23.84 time at the Stanford Invitational ... placed 37th at the NCAA Preliminary Round in Greensboro, N.C., on May 29.
2008-09: A standout in cross country as a freshman, finishing 19th at the ACC Championships in 21:26.9 for 6K as Duke's second runner ... along with Carly Seymour, named Duke's Co-Freshman of the Year at the annual cross country awards banquet ... came in 40th at the NCAA Southeast Regional in 22:02 for 6K as Duke's fifth runner ... also a top-five Blue Devil finisher at the Penn State Invitational, where she was 33rd overall in 21:24 ... continued her individual season as the 2009 USA Cross Country Championships in Dearborn, Md., racing to a 14th overall finish in the 6K juniors race in 22:15 ... indoors, took 13th place at the ACC Championships in the 5K, where she clocked 17:43.43 ... notched an ECAC qualifier in the indoor 3K with a 14th place run of 9:49.72 at the Terrier Classic ... finished seventh in the mile at the VT Challenge with an ECAC qualifying time of 4:56.10 ... during the outdoor season, finished 11th at the ACC Outdoor Championships in the 5K with a then-personal-best 17:36.76.
Prior to Duke: Garnered All-America honors in the mile at the Nike Outdoor Nationals ... earned All-America honors in the mile (2x), 4xMile (2x) and 4x800m at the National Scholastic Indoor Championships ... five-time all-state selection in cross country.
Personal: Majoring in public policy with a minor in international comparative studies.
Cross Country PRs