The DePaul track and field teams travel to Columbia, Mo., for a one-day meet on Saturday.
The Blue Demons track and field teams ready themselves for their first Chicago competition of the season.
Career Notes: Named to BIG EAST All-Academic Team in 2012.
Outdoor: Ran a career-best 800m run time of 2:33.98 while finishing 12h at the Tom Botts Invitational...ran a career-best time of 5:16.07 in the 1,500m run at the Oliver Nikoloff while placing 35th.
High School: Helped 2010 Saugus High School squad to the California Cross Country State Championship with an eighth place finish and personal-best 5K time of 17:59...placed 41st at 2010 Nike Cross Country Nationals...has personal-best times in the 800m of 2:19 and 5:06 in the 1600m...earned All-California Interscholastic Federation and All-state honors in her senior season...was All-league and an Honors Scholar in each of her four years.
Personal: Daughter of Anthony and Gail Hernando...has an older sister, Melissa.