53 returners and 17 freshmen were commended for their academic achievements
This is the second time for the pair to make the All-SEC Freshmen roster
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
Cross Country- Ran unattached for the Tigers at the Gary Stoner Invitational, placing 9th overall in 25:47.58
Indoor Track- Redshirted the indoor season...Was 4th in the mile at the Missouri Invitational, finishing with a PR of 4:16.44...Just missed hitting that mark again at the Missouri Collegiate Challenge, where he placed 3rd in 4:16.98
Outdoor Track- Ran unattached at the Missouri Relays, finishing 5th in the 5k with a time of 14:38.26, and 14th in the 1500m with a time of 4:03.52...Ran unattached at the Polytan Invitational, taking 2nd in the 5k with a PR of 14:33.28...Represented the Tigers at the USATF Junior Championships, placing 7th in the 5k with a time of 15:18.37
Ran at Buffalo Grove HS under coach Jamie Klotz...Team took 2nd at 2011 Cross Country Mid-Suburban League Conference Championship, and 5th at the State Finals...As an individual on the Trackwas Conference Champion in the 4x800m, and qualified for the State Championship in the 1600m, where he took 18th with 4:21.83 (2012)...In Cross Countrywas All-Conference, and qualified for State Championships, where he placed 36th running 15:11 (2011)...2011 Nike Cross Midwest Regionals competitor
High School Bests
1600m-4:17 | 3200m-9:25 | 3 mile XC-15:04
Parents are Daniel and Susan...Born October 21, 1994...All-Academic Athlete for Cross Country (2010, 2011) and Track (2011, 2012)...AP State Scholar with Honors...Honor Roll Junior and Senior Year...Plans to study Journalism
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