FSU track teams produce 12 All-ACC Academic Honorees
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Track 'Noles open NCAA Championship quest Wednesday
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Seminole distance women shine at Payton Jordan Invitational
First-year Seminole who has been a significant contributor to FSU's Triple Crown of cross country, indoor and outdoor ACC titles...making her NCAA East Preliminary debut in the 3000-meter steeplechase where she is the No. 7 seed...transfer from the University of Birmingham, following the same path as former FSU All-American and British Olympic steeplechaser Barbara Parker.
Outdoor: Posted her career-best steeplechase performance in a heat-winning time of 10:06.45 at Stanford's Payton Jordan Classic...placed 3rd at ACC Outdoor Championships in the steeplechase and added a 4thplace finish in the 5000 (16:28.21) to help the Seminoles clinch the team title and finish off their Triple Crown sweep...tuned up for NCAA postseason with her fastest 1500 (4:34.27) at the Georgia Tech Invitational.
Indoor: Qualified for the NCAA Indoor Championships in the 5000-meter run with a season and career-best time 16:08.93...established that mark with her runner-up ACC Indoor Championships finish, helping FSU to the team title...crushed a lifetime-best 3000m time (9:24.08) at the Husky Classic...also came up with her fastest recorded mile (4:53.80) in her first career indoor meet at Auburn Invitational.
2013: Was a consistent top-five performer for the Seminoles, who won ACC and NCAA South Region team titles and placed eighth at the NCAA Championships... earned All-ACC and All South Region honors by placing 18th and 7th, respectively...posted top-20 overall finishes in five of seven meets for the Seminoles, predominantly running in the No. 4 position for the team.
Personal: Transfer from the University of Birmingham, along with Hannah Walker, continuing FSU's long pipeline...was ranked No. 1 in the UK U20 division and had No. 3 all-time mark in the 3000m steeplechase...captured the 2012 BUCS Championships 2000m steeplechase title in a London Olympic Stadium record time (6:36.60)...placed 5th at the 2012 Olympic Trials and UK Championships in the 3000m steeplechase...was 9th at 2012 World Juniors...won Lotto Euro Cross Cup in Belgium, representing Great Britain and placed 3rd at EAA Cross Country Permit in Spain...was 8th at BUCS Cross Country Championships in 2012...majoring in psychology...born July 26, 1993.