In all, 124 Spartans were recognized for having a 3.0 or higher GPA.
MSU women finish fifth; three Spartans finish in the top-10.
Spartans earn top finishes against top-ranked teams in the nation.
Seventeen runners finish in the top 20.
In total, 141 Spartans earn a 3.0 GPA or higher.
* Academic All-Big Ten
Finished 13th at the MSU Spartan Invitational (9/16 6K) with a time of 21:50.1 ... Raced to a finishing time of 21:44.9 at the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational (10/14 6K) ... Finished 17th at the Big Ten Championships (10/30 6K) with a time of 21:36.4 ... Ran a season-best time of 21:16.6 for a 49th place finish at the NCAA Great Lakes Regionals (11/11 6K) ... Finished on a time of 21:17.4 at the NCAA Division I Championships (11/19 6K).
Ran unattached at the Spartan Invite (9/18, 6K), turning in a 22:23 for 22nd.
Four-year letterwinner in both cross country and track and field at Lincoln North Star High School in Lincoln, Neb. … All-Class State Cross Country champion each of her four years … Named Cross Country Gatorade Runner of the Year for Nebraska all four years of high school … Track and field All-State honoree for four straight years … Placed second at the state championships in the 1600m and 3200m her senior year … Won the state title in the 1600m and 3200m her junior year … Finished second in the 1600m and third in the 3200m at the state finals her sophomore season … Took fifth in the 1600m and second in the 3200m at the state championships during her freshman campaign … Competed in the Nike Cross Regionals from 2010-14 … Finished 18th at the 2014 Footlocker Regionals … Placed ninth at the 2014 Festival of Miles.
Born July 22, 1997 in Sioux City, Iowa … Daughter of Ronald and Mary Poe … Father, Ronald, ran cross country and track at Montana State University (1985-86) … Major is currently undecided.