The DePaul track and field teams split this weekend to take part in the Drake Relays and Purdue Open.
Career Notes: Named to BIG EAST All-Academic Team in 2011, 2012.
2011-12 (Sophomore) Indoor: Competed in the 400m, 500m, and 600m runs...ran a career-best 400m time of 59.44 in a 27th-place finish at the Indiana Relays...placed eighth at the Iowa State Classic in a time of 1:00.36...ran a career-best time of 1:18.41 in the 500m run at the Meyo Invitational...finished in eighth place at the Badger Track Classic in the 600m run...ran one the 4x400m relay team that won the Badger Track Classic in 4:01.80...the relay team that finished second at the Blue and Gold Invitational in a time of 3:56.18.
Outdoor: Competed in the 400m hurdles at six events...ran a career-best time of 1:05.88 at the Oliver Nikoloff, where she finished sixth...finished in the top 10 five times...finished fourth place three times: the DePaul Invitational (1:05.98), Chicagoland Championships (1:06.66), and the Purdue Open (1:07.45)...ran on the 4x400m relay team that placed fifth at the Oliver Nikoloff and the one that placed ninth at the FSU Relays.
2010-11 (Freshman) Indoor: Garnered a season-best 400m dash finish at the Purdue Invitational when she placed second with a time of 1:01.42...also finished fourth in the 500m dash at the Blue and Gold Invitational with a time of 1:19.22...rounded out the top 10 in the 600m run at the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships with a time of 1:42.15...placed 12th at the Notre Dame Invite in the 400m dash with a season-best time of 1:00.94.
Outdoor: Collected two top 10 finishes in the 400m hurdles event...took home fifth place at the DePaul Invitational with a time of 1:08.45 and sixth place at the ISU Duals with a time of 1:07.35...ran a career-best time of 1:06.9 at the Raleigh Relays in March.
High School: Two-time All-State in hurdles, 300-meter hurdles record, 4x400 record... three-time Indoor All-State in 400 meters and 4x400... All-Area First Team, conference champion, regional champion... 2009 Youth Outdoor National Champion with Michigan Accelerators... 10th place in 2010 Junior Olympics in 400 hurdles... won Stevenson High School Gabe Award... three-time MVP at Stevenson.