Kasal crosses finish line first for women's team in cross country season finale
Blue Demons Men's Team Finishes 10th as Kasal Paces Women's Team
The DePaul men's team placed 11th while the women finished 20th at the prestigious meet.
Women's Field of 37 Teams and 33 Men's Teams Compete at Notre Dame
Finishes First at Friday night's NIU Open in a Time of 19:02.34
Career Notes: Named to BIG EAST All-Academic Team in 2010.
Indoor: Ran a career-best time of 8:53.31 in the 3,000m run at the Notre Dame Invitational, where he placed fifth...finished 11th at the Badger Track Classic in the 3000m...ran a career-best in the 5,000m at the Blue and Gold Invitational, finishing 19th in a time of 15:56.7.
Outdoor: Finished fifth in the 5,000m at the Purdue Open in 16:00.98...finished sixth at the DePaul Invitational in 15:41.40...ran a career-best time of 15:29.50 at the Oliver Nikoloff, where he finished 24th.
Indoor: Ran in four 3000m Run races on the season...placed second at the Purdue Invitational with a time of 9:09.79...at the ISU Classic, finished with a season-best 3000m time of 9:01.33...in his other two 3000m races, finished 10th at the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships (9:05.06) and 12th at the Badger Track Classic (9:11.35).
Outdoor: Competed primarily in the 5000m run but also posted a 4:17.38 time in the 1500m at the Chicagoland Invitational...ran a career-best 5000m time of 15:44.53 in the ISU Duals...placed 10th at the DePaul Invitational with a 15:57.83 time in the 5000m.
High School: Posted a three-mile time of 15:45... placed 30th at the IHSA 2A Cross Country Championship... helped lead his team to a conference and regional championship... led the Mustangs to a runner-up finish at sectionals.
Personal: Son of Rick and Susan... has three sisters, Annie, Kate, and Rachel... intends to major in accounting.