Cross country and track and field runners named to the Capital One 2014-15 Academic All-District Teams on Friday.
Spartans land seven individuals on All-Academic Team
Ninety-five Spartan student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Women's Race features pair of top-10 teams in Oregon and MSU
Four Big Ten Schools ranked in Top 25
Saturday, November 22, 2014. Hosted by the Lavern Gibson Championship Course in Terre Haute, Indiana.
*First Team All-Big Ten
*First Team All-Region
Helped lead the Spartans to the first NCAA Championship in women's program history, finishing 11th overall with a time of 20:16 ... Finished sixth at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships with a time of 20:06 ... Established a new persnal-best 6K time of 19:59.70 at the Big Ten Championships, finsihing fourth overall ... Clocked in with a time of 20:10.40 and finished third at the Bill Dellinger Invitational ... Also finished third at the Spartan Invitational with a time of 21:19 ... Ran a time of 21:32.10 and placed 12th at the Roy Griak Invitational in Minnesota ... Placed 14th at the Wisconsin Invitational with a time of 20:12
Placed 71st at the NCAA Championships with a 6k time of 21:06.10...Finished 19th at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional with a season-best 6k time of 20:48...Placed ninth at the Big Ten Championships and finished with a 6k time of 21:12.30, helping lead her team to a first-place win... Ran a 6k time of 21:09 at the Spartan Invitational, placing fourth overall... Ran a 21:23 5k at the Roy Griak Invitational, placing 20th... Finished 46th at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational with a 6k time of 30:37... Academic All-Big Ten.
Finished third at the Jeff Drenth Memorial with a time of 18:11.77 ... Competed at the Spartan Invitational, placing 18th with a time of 21:51 ... Posted a career-best 5k time of 17:30.16 at the Louisville Classic for 39th place overall ... Ran at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational, finishing 167th with a time of 21:10 ... Placed 36th with a time of 21:13 at the Big Ten Championships ... Clocked in a personal-best 6k time of 20:53 at the Great Lakes Regional to finish 21st ... Competed at the NCAA Championships with a time of 21:03.6, placing 143rd overall ... Academic All-Big Ten Selection ...Named Big Ten Distinguished Scholar.
Ran unattached ... Finished seventh at the Jeff Drenth Memorial with a time of 19:05.10 ... Competed in the Spartan Invitational, placing 47th with a time of 22:17 ... Posted the team's best overall 5K as the top female finisher with a time of 17:52.20 at the EMU Fall Classic.
Elected captain for cross country in 2009 and 2010 and for track and field in 2011 ... Four-year letter winner in cross country and track and field ...Placed 1st at regionals and 6th at states for cross country senior year ... All-state cross country selection in 2008, 2009, and 2010 ... Three-year academic all-state in cross country ... Four-year all-conference selection in cross country ... Three-time all-county selection in cross country ... Four-year all-region selection in cross country ... Holds three cross country course records at Gilbert Willis (18:33), Huron Meadows (17:25), and Richardson (18:19) ... Placed 4th at states in both the 1600m and 3200m senior year ... All-state selection for 1600m in 2008, 2010, and 2011 ... Two-year all-state selection for 3200m ... Two-time academic all-state in track and field ... Four-year all-conference selection for 1600m ... Two-year all-region selection for 800m and 3200m ... Four-year all-county selection for 1600m ... Four-time all-region 1600m ... Two-time MVP of the City Meet ... Placed 16th in Footlocker Midwest Championships.
Born June 5, 1993 ... Daughter of Bill and Leslie Clark ... Majoring in mechanical engineering.