Part four of our four-part preview of the 2012 MSU Cross Country team.
2012: Competed at the Spartan Invitational, placing 57th with a time of 22:43...Won the Michigan Intercollegiates with a time of 17:36.90...Recorded a time of 23:22 at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational, placing 321st overall.
2011: Finished 21st with a time of 21:38 at the Spartan Invitational ... Ran at the Roy Griak Invitational in a time of 22:50.60 ... Placed 117th at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational, recording a time of 22:50.60 ... Finished 28th in the Big Ten Championships in a time of 21:00 ... Placed 15th in the NCAA Great Lakes Regional in a time of 20:59.8 ... Finished in 103rd in the NCAA Championships in a time of 21:17 ... Academic All-Big Ten.
2010: Academic All-Big Ten ... Clocked in a time of 22:58.7 at the 2010 NCAA Championships ... Placed 32nd at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational with a time of 20:52.1 ... Clocked in a time of 21:39.2 at NCAA Pre-Nationals ... Took home a 17th-place finish at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 20:50.3 ... turned in a time of 22:15.21 at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional.
2009: Academic All-Big Ten ... Turned in a time of 23:01.4 at the NCAA Cross Country Championships ... Finished Pre-Nationals with a time of 10:41.5 ... Clocked in at 23:09 at the Big Ten Championships.
2008: Competed at the Spartan Invitational with a time of 23:05.
High School: Four-year letterwinner in cross country and three-year letterwinner in track & field ... State champion in the 1,600m run ... Foot Locker National qualifier and four-time all state cross country secledtion ... Voted all-conference in 2004-07, conference champion in 2006 and runner-up in 2004 and 2007 in cross country... Selected all-region cross country 2004-07, regional champion 2005-06 and runner-up in 2007 ... All-state cross country selection in 2004 (11th), 2005 (2nd), 2006 (3rd), and 2007 (10th) ... Voted to the 2005 and 2006 Michigan Interscholastic Track Coaches Association (MITCA) Dream Team ... 2004 Outstanding Freshman award ... 2006 and 2007 Most Valuable Runner ... Advance Newspaper All-Area First Team in 2004-07 ... 2007 Gatorade Michigan Girl's Cross Country Runner of the Year ... All-conference in 2005 and 2007 ... Conference champion in the 4x800m, 1600m and 3,200m in 2007 ... Advance Newspaper All-Area Track First Team ... 2005 Most Valuable Distance Runner ... 2007 State Representative Michael Sak - Outstanding Female Distance Runner in West Michigan Award.
Personal: Born Aug. 26, 1989 ... Daughter of Ken and Sara Haines ... Majoring in studio art.