Over 2,000 student-athletes across 22 sports honored for academic success
Blue Demons honored for a 3.0 GPA or higher in 2012-13 academic year
Hopeful of qualifying a good number of Blue Demons for the finals
Looking to augment their list of qualifiers for the BIG EAST Indoor Track & Field Championships
Miedema breaks school record in winning the 800-meter run
Career Notes: Named to BIG EAST All-Academic Team in 2011, 2012.
Outdoor: Won the 800m run at the DePaul Invitational and Purdue Open...ran a career-best time of 2:15.05 in the 800m run at the FSU Relays, where she finished seventh...finished fifth at both the Oliver Nikoloff and the Chicagoland Championships...anchored the 4x800m relay team that finished third at the Chicagoland Championships in 9:39.10.
Indoor: Notched four top 10 finishes in four separate events as a freshman...finished third at the Purdue Invitational in the 800m run with a 2:25.16 run...ran to a sixth-place time of 1:41.88 in the 600m run at the Badger Track Classic...also placed eighth in the 400m dash at the Purdue Invitational (1:06.42) and ninth in the 1000m run at the Blue and Gold Meet (3:12.93).
Outdoor : Ran a career-best time of 2:18.92 in the 800m dash at the ISU Duals to finish in third...competed in two other outdoor meets in the same event, finishing in 19th and in 23rd with times of 2:19.98 and 2:27.00, respectively.
High School: Four-year letterwinner in cross country and track and field... helped high school cross country team come in fourth at state in 2009... was a team captain of both cross country and track and field in her senior year.