2011-2012: Academic All-Big Ten OUTDOOR: Posted personal-best time of 11:02.71 in the 3000m steeple chase at the Hillsdale GINA Relays...Placed second in the 3,000 steeple chase at the Don Kleinow Memorial Invitational with a time of 11:16.40...Finished third overall with a time of 11:25.18 in the 3,000m steeple chase at the Spartan Invite. INDOOR: Ran a personal-best time of 5:11.16 in the mile at the GVSU Big Meet.
2010-11: Academic All-Big Ten OUTDOOR: Ran the 3000m in 11:51.10 for a tenth-place finish at the Michigan State Spartan Invitational ... Placed sixth in the 3000m with a time of 11:38.22 at the Indiana University Outdoor Invitational ... Finished fourth with a time of 11:39.44 in the 3000m at the Lyle Bennett Open. INDOOR: Ran the mile in 5:23.30 at the GVSU Big Meet.
2009-10: OUTDOOR: Posted time of 2:41.30 and 2:33.31 at the Spartan Invitational and Ferris State Open, respectively, in the 800m.
High School: Four year letterwinner at Bethel High School under coach Chris Ciparelli ... Also letter four years in soccer at Bethel ... South-west Conference All-Conference Academic Team for both soccer and track all-four years of high school ... Ran a time of 65.3 her sophomore year in the 400m at the class M state championships ... Jumped a height of 4-8 at the class MM championships in the high jump.
Personal: Born October 10, 1991 ... Daughter of Peter Eckert and Debbi Jacobs Eckert ... Plans to major in advertising, with a design specialization.