Duke Cross Country BIO
Honors: NCAA East First Round Participant (5,000m - 2013; 10,000 - 2015)...USTFCCCA All-Academic (2015)...ACC Academic Honor Roll (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
2014-15: Ran in five meets for the Blue Devils in 2014…Duke’s top finisher at the NCAA Southeast Regional Championships (11/14), completing the 6K race in a season-best 21:17.2 to place 45th…paced Duke at the ACC Championships (10/31) with a 35th-place performance, covering the 6K course in 21:18.1…first Blue Devil to cross the finish line at the Coast-to-Coast Battle in Beantown (9/27), clocking a 5K time of 17:39…ran a 14:18 over 4,000 meters to take third at the Virginia Duals (8/29)…Indoors at the ACC Championships, registered a 17:24.73 to place 19th in the 5,000 (2/27) and a 9:55.73 in the 3,000 (2/28) to take 25th…notched a season-best 3,000 time at the Armory Invitational (1/31), placing 18th with a 9:50.83…turned her best 5,000 race of the year at the Iowa State Classic (2/13), running a 16:58.93 to place 32nd overall…opened the indoor campaign by logging a converted time of 5:00.72 to come in second in the mile at the Carolina Cup (1/16)…Outdoors, finished 23rd in the 10,000 at the NCAA East Preliminary Round (5/28), completing the race in 35:12.42…took 12th in the event at the ACC Outdoor Championships (5/14) with a 36:01.14 showing…ran a season-best 10,000 at the Penn Relays (4/23), crossing the finish line in 34:44.09 to place fourth…in the 5,000, clocked her best time of the season in front of the home fans, winning the event at the Duke Invitational (4/11) with a 16:43.88 performance…selected to the USTCCCA All-Academic Track & Field Team…named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll for the fifth straight season.
2013-14: Competed once during the fall, placing 48th at the Southeast Region Championship (11/15) in a 6K time of 21:40.7...did not compete during the indoor or outdoor track & field season.
2012-13: Opened the fall with a fifth-place finish at the Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational...turned in a personal-best time of 21:45 for 6K at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational...came in 44th at the ACC Championships, clocking 21:57.6 on the 6K course...Indoors, competed in both the mile run and 3,000 meters consistently throughout the season…in the mile, earned season-best time of 4:52.64 to finish third at the Virginia Tech Invitational…competed in the event at the ACC Indoor Championships and clocked 5:00.41 to finish 11th overall…ran a season-best time of 9:47.49 in the 3,000 to finish fifth in the event at the Armory Collegiate…Outdoors, qualified for her first ACC Outdoor Championship final in the women’s 1,500 where she clocked two personal bests in two days and finished seventh in 4:27.32…competed in the women’s 5,000 at the Penn Relays where she finished fifth in the collegiate division with a time of 16:30.42…qualified for the NCAA East First Round where she finished 41st in the field after clocking 17:03.61.
2011-12: Did not compete during the cross country or indoor seasons...competed in the 1,500m outdoors...her best performance of the season was an eighth-place finish at the Duke Twilight where she clocked 4:36.42...finished 18th in her first conference championship meet by running a time of 4:36.75...named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
2010-11: Did not compete during the 2010-11 season.
Prior to Duke: Lettered four years at Thomas Wootton...2009 cross country Maryland state champion...won numerous state championships including the 3,200m, the 4x800m and the 1,600m...helped squad set the state record (9:04) in the 4x800m in 2010...2010 New Balance National Emerging Elite mile champion...finished in eighth place in the 4x800m at the New Balance National...named 2009 Maryland Gatorade Runner of the Year...also tabbed All-Gazette and All-Met Runner of the Year in 2009.
Personal: Daughter of Liz and Ron Rubin...born Sept. 24, 1992...has one sister, Julia.
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