53 returners and 17 freshmen were commended for their academic achievements
Senior Hailey Twietmeyer also earned a new PR, and Mizzou School Record, in the javelin
The teams finished out the three-day Conference Championship on Saturday
The junior earned her second SEC title and season's fifth School Record performance on Friday
The Tigers will take on nation's elite in College Station, Tx., beginning Thursday
|5K||18:01||Notre Dame Invite||09/30/2011|
|3K||10:07.54||Rod McCravy Memorial Meet||01/26/2013|
|5K||17:05.21||Ole Miss Invite||04/13/2013|
Cross Country- Ran consistently in the top seven throughout the season...Started with a 16th-place finish overall, 5th for the Tigers, at the Iowa State Invitational, navigating the 5k course in 19:22...Improved upon that time with an 18:13.81 finish at the Greater Louisville Classic, once again scoring for the black and gold as their 5th runner...Finished in 22:18 for the first 6k of the season at the Adidas Wisconsin Invitational...Was 3rd for the Tigers at their first SEC Championships in Nashville, TN, crossing in 22:02.68 for 62nd overall...Ended the season as the Tiger's 7th finisher at the NCAA Midwest Regional in Springfield, MO
Indoor Track- Started the indoor season at home with the Missouri Invitational, placing 3rd in the 3k (10:23.69)...Earned a personal-best in the 3k at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial Meet, crossing in 10:07.54...Ended the season representing the Tigers at the SEC Indoor Championships in Fayetteville, AR
Outdoor Track- Courtney doubled-up at the season-opening Missouri Relays, running in both the 1500m and 5k...Placed 2nd in the 5k (17:31.37) and 4th in the 1500m (4:48.23)...Earned a new PR in the 5k at the Ole Miss Invite, finishing 4th in 17:05.21...Competed at the SEC Outdoor Championships, hosted by Missouri, and placed 27th in the 10k (37:53.49).
Cross Country- Took fifth place at the Saluki Early Bird 4K, crossing the line in 15:04...She was seventh in the Missouri Cross Country Challenge, clocking in an 18:36.42 for the 5K course...Took 78th at the Notre Dame Invitation with a final 5K time of 18:01, good for a season best...Finished the 6K course at the Bradley Classic in 21:48.52 for 13th place...Took 38th at the Big 12 Championships, running a 6K season best of 20:58.60...Ran at the NCAA Midwest Regional where she placed 53rd in 22:28.32
Indoor Track- Competed unattached at the Missouri Collegiate Challenge, racing the 5K in 17:57.70 to place 5th
Outdoor Track- Competed unattached at the Kansas Relays, crossing the line in 17:57.04 for the 5K
Ran for Palatine HS under coaches Steve Currins and Joe Parks...Courtney also ran for the Palatine XC Club...She was a member of the 2009 State Champion cross country team...In 2010 they were runners-up at the State Cross Country Championships, and took eighth at Nike Nationals...Finished 19th at the 2009 Cross Country State Championships, followed by a fourth place finish in 2010...She was the 2010 and 2011 Sectional Champion in the 3200m...Named Female Athlete of the Year
High School Bests
1600m - 5:06 | 3200m - 10:49 | 3-mile XC - 16:44 | 5k XC - 18:05
Parents are Gregory and Sharon...Born September 24, 1992...In high school she was an All-Academic senior, and an eight-time Honor Roll member...Is studying Communication Science and Disorders
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