Mary Kate Carrick
2007-08 Highlights: Turned in a 21:02 in the 5,000-meter run at the Horizon League Cross Country Championships on Oct. 27...placed fifth and set a career-best time of 5:31.86 in the 1-mile run at the Dick Pond Invitational on Feb. 9.
2006-07 Highlights: Turned in a 20:38.50 at the Horizon League Cross Country Championships...ran a season-best 24:36 in the 6,000-meter run at the Bradley Classic...finished 24th in the 2-Mile Run at the UIC Home Opener meet.
Prep/Personal: Four-year letterwinner in track and three-year letterwinner in cross country at Johnsburg High School...Big Northern Conference champion in the mile run her sophomore and junior seasons while also claiming the two-mile title her sophomore season...sectional champion and state qualifier in the two-mile run her junior year...earned all-conference honors in cross country after her sophomore and junior campaigns....helped Skyhawks qualify for regionals in cross country in 2004...earned All-Big Northern Conference Scholar-Athlete honors her final two years at Johnsburg...daughter of William and Therese Carrick...born on March 24, 1988...majoring in psychology.
Career-Best Cross Country Times 5,000-Meter: 20:35 (9/30/06) 6,000-Meter: 24:36 (10/13/06) 2-Mile: 12:52 (9/2/06)