2012 NCAA Cross Country Midwest Regional meet - Springfield, MO
Missouri Personal Bests
Greater Louisville Classic
Big 12 Championships
Texas A&M Invitational
Big 12 Championships
Bill Bergan Invitational
All-Midwest Region for Cross Country (2010, 2011)
All-Big 12 for Cross Country (2011)
All-Big 12 for Indoor Track in the DMR (2010-2012) and Mile (2012)
Awarded All-Academic Honors for Cross Country by the USTFCCCA (2011)
First Team Academic All-Big 12 for Cross Country (2010, 2011)
Cross Country: Finished 42nd in the 5K race at the Notre Dame Invitational, clocking in at 17:46...Led the Tiger women to victory with her eighth-place finish at the Bradley Classic, completing the 6K course in 21:25.74...Led the Tigers to fourth-place, their highest Big 12 Championship finish since 2005, with her 14th-place finish in 20:16.2, a personal-best...Also led the charge for the Tigers at the Midwest Regional Championships, with a 19th-place finish in 21:35.09, helping the team earn seventh-place.
Indoor Track: Set two personal-bests in the mile and 3000m...The 3000m personal-best came first at the Bill Bergan Invitational, where Bailey ran a 9:35.10 to earn 5th overall...The personal-best in the mile came during the Big 12 Championships, where she clocked in at 4:49.96...She started the season with a first place finish in the distance medley relay, running an 11:39.03 at the Missouri vs. Kansas Dual...She also took second at that meet in the mile, finishing in 4:55.89...Took another second in the mile at the Texas A&M Invitational, finishing in 4:51.66, adding to the 2:15.64 finish in the 800m...Earned a couple seventh place finishes at the Big 12 Championships in the mile and distance medley relay.
Outdoor Track: Started the outdoor season with a win at the Missouri Relays in the 1500m, crossing the line in 4:33.97...Went on to run 4:32.75 for the 1500m at the Tom Botts Invitational, barely missing her personal-best of 4:32.13 from 2011...She competed in the 5000m at the Stanford Invitational, finishing in 16:44.57...Competed at the Drake Relays in the 5000m, crossing the line in 16:56.98, and distance medley relay, earning fifth in 11:34.24...She finished the season at the Big 12 Championships, where she competed in the 5000m.
Cross Country: Placed fifth overall at the Missouri Cross Country Challenge, finishing in 18:27...Led the Tigers with an 11th-place finish at the Greater Louisville Challenge, posting the final time of 17:23.45 for the 5K course, a personal-best...Finished 99th overall, placing second for the Tigers, two weeks later at the NCAA Pre-Nationals in Terre Haute In., clocking in at 21:39.70 for the 6K course...Led Mizzou with the 31st-place finish at the Big 12 Championships in Stillwater Okla., finishing the 6K course in 21:30.76...Posted the Tigers' top time of 20:48.66 at the NCAA Midwest Regional Championships in Peoria, Ill., earning 23rd overall.
Indoor Track: Set personal-bests in the mile and the 3000m run during the indoor season and competed at the Big 12 Championships in both the 3000m run and distance medley, finishing with times of 9:42.62 and 11:36.81, respectively...Her personal-best of 9:39.55 came at the Bill Bergen Invitational where she took third place overall...Her personal-best mile time of 4:51.48 came at the Notre Dame Last Chance Meet...She won the mile at the 2011 Adidas Classic with a time of 4:56.95.
Outdoor Track: Set personal-bests in three different events, competing in distances spanning from the 800m to 5000m run...She clocked a personal-best time of 16:37.89 in the 5000m at the Stanford Invitational, placing 13th overall...Earned a personal-best time of 4:32.13 in the 1500m run at the Indiana Invitational, placing fourth overall...Won the 3000m run with a time of 9:41.02 at the Georgia vs. Missouri Dual Meet...Helped the Tigers' 4x800m relay team take fifth at the Drake Relays with a time of 8:46.05...Ran in the 5000m run at the Big 12 Championships.
Cross Country: Emerged as one of the Tigers' top runners in 2009 and won her first collegiate race at the season-opening SIU Early Bird after clocking a 4K time of 14:10.90...Followed that with a third-place finish at the Missouri Cross Country Challenge, crossing in 18:05.70 for the 5K course...In fact, Belvis finished better than 16th overall in each of her first four collegiate races, including within the top-ten for three of those...She placed eighth overall at the Greater Louisville Classic with a 5K time of 17:34.63, a 5K personal-record, and came in 16th at the Arkansas Chile Pepper Festival, finishing the 6K in 21:30.43, another personal-best...Competed for Mizzou at the Big 12 Championships, where she placed 40th overall, second for the Tigers, clocking in at 22:59.57 for the 6K at the A.L. Gustin Golf Course...She also ran at the NCAA Midwest Regional Championships and earned 54th overall with a 6K finish in 22:09.10.
Indoor Track: Earned All-Big 12 honors as a freshman, doing so as a member of the Tigers' distance medley relay team that clocked in at 11:36.62 to earn sixth-place at the Conference Championships...Also competed in the 3000m run at the Big 12 Championships, clocking in at 9:56.86 for a season-best finish...Competed in the mile at four other meets during the season, running a season-best of 4:58.73 at the ISU Classic, nearly 14 seconds faster than her season-opening mile time of 5:12.11 at the MU-KU Border Dual, showing great progression in her first year...Ran a 10:36.17 in the 3000m run at the Missouri Invitational.
Outdoor Track: Primarily competed in the 3000m steeplechase and ran in the event for Mizzou at the Big 12 Championships where she posted a time of 11:14.81...Her season-best in the event came at the Oregon Pepsi Invitational where she finished in 11:90.18...Ran 11:17.35 in the steeplechase at the Arkansas Twilight...Ran in the 1500m run at the Missouri Relays and posted a season-best time of 4:41.01 and also ran as a member of the 4x800m relay team that clocked in at 9:22.06...Ran as a member of the distance medley relay team at the Drake Relays that was paced at 11:54.07.
Holds the Texas 3A State Record in Cross Country (11:10.24)...Was State, Region, and District Champion for Cross Country (2008-2009)...On the Track, Bailey was State, Region, and District Champion in the 1600m (2009)...In 2008 she was Region and District Champion in both the 800m and 1600m, and also earned the State Silver Medal for the 800m...Prior to transferring to Prosper High School during her junior year, Bailey attended Legacy Christian Academy...While there, she achieved six State Championships (2005-XC; 2006-1600m, 3200m, XC; 2007-800m, 1600m) and three State Records (2005-12:51.85 for XC, 2006-5:19.55 in the 1600m and 11:39.85 in the 3200m) as part of the TAPPS association of private schools...She also led her team to the 2005 Texas Championship in Cross Country as a freshman...Qualified for the 2008 Nike Cross Nationals and was one of two Texas athletes to qualify in four consecutive years for the elite division of the Texas Congress Avenue Mile, and annual event bringing the top Texas runners together by invitation only...Was also part of the Texas Metroplex Strider running club under coach Terry Jessup...High School Bests are 4:59.08 in the 1600m run, 2:16.19 in the 800m run, 11:09 in the 3200m XC, and 17:56 in the 5K XC.
Parents are Dean and Kelly, brother Parker...Born June 22, 1991...Received the Outstanding Junior in Computer Science Honor Award (Spring 2012)...Is studying Computer Science, with a minor in Math