FSU cross country women rack up academic honors
FSU women fourth, men fifth at NCAA XC Championships
FSU XC women chase elusive NCAA title; men hawking top 10 finish
Seminoles sweep South Region awards leading up to NCAA Championships
Seminoles roll to NCAA South Region cross country championship
One of the prized signees for the Seminoles who has delivered outstanding results in both cross country and indoor track...enters the outdoor season on the heels of a strong indoor campaign...finished fourth at the ACC Indoor Championships in the mile with a season-best time of 4:45.40...participated in four indoor meets, including the Razorback Invitational, where he posted a 3000-meter PR (9:18.68)...won the mile at the Auburn Invitational in her indoor debut (4:47.16)...strong and versatile, is expected to take up the steeplechase during the outdoor season under women's distance coach Karen Harvey. Cross Country - 2011: A fixture in the lineup as the No. 4 or No. 5 runner throughout the year...helped the Seminoles to a fourth-place finish at NCAA Championship, placing 79th...earned All-South Region honors after placing 13th as FSU's No. 4 runner...earned All-ACC honors and was named ACC Rookie of the Year on the strength of her sixth-place finish...placed 13th at Pre-Nationals and opened the year with an 18th-place showing at Notre Dame Invitational. Personal: Arrived from St. Louis Nerinx Hall, where she collected Missouri Gatorade Runner of the Year honors as a senior in both cross country and track...qualified for the prestigious Footlocker National Championship in cross country, where she earned All-American honors with a 20th-place finish...was third as a senior at the Missouri State Cross Country Championships...a three-year All-State honoree on the track, she capped her career in style, winning state titles with personal bests in the 1600 (4:52.17) and 3200 (10:27.62)...also swept both titles at the prestigious Kansas Relays...qualified for New Balance Outdoor Nationals in both events as well...was state runner-up as a junior in the 1600 and 3200...outstanding student in high school, she is a National Merit Commended Scholar...posted a 4.0 gpa in first semester at FSU and earned All-ACC Academic and USTFCCCA All-Academic honors...has extensive experience as a model...born Nov. 20, 1992.