Student-athlete awards ceremony took place Thursday night at the UIC Forum
Benedictine Twilight will be the last meet before the HL Championship
Competition set to begin Saturday at 9:00 a.m. CT.
Meet will be hosted by Grand Valley State in Michigan
Junior earns spot on All-Region team
Career-Best Cross Country Marks
2013 XC- Competed in the UW-Parkside Lucian Rosa Invitational placing 66 of 294 runners, with a time of 19:15.9...Took home 17th-place at the Horizon League Championship Nov. 2, clocking in with a time of 19:26.46.
Outdoor 2013: Placed sixth at the Horizon League Championship in the 1500m run with a time of 4:42.27...Competed in the 5000m run at the Chicagoland Championships with a time of 18:42.11...Placed fourth in the 3000m Steeplechase at the NCC Dr.Keeler Track & Field Meet with a mark of 10:59.84...Placed third in the 3000m Steeplechase at the Huskie Open with a time of 11:45.20...Place eighth at the Chicagoland Championships in the 1500m run with a mark of 5:02.70.
Indoor 2013: Competed in the one-mile run earning a mark of 5:06.39 at the Women 1 Mile Run Friday Night Invite...Placed eighth in the 3000m run at the Lewis Open with a time of 11:01.46.
XC 2012: Dropped her 5K time by two minutes from her first meet to eher second meet, posting a 19:37 at the Loyola Invitational on Sept. 29 ... placed 36th at the Parkside Invite with a 5K result of 19:06.5 ... finished 16th at the Horizon League Championships with a 5K time of 18:52 ... represented UIC at NCAA Midwest Regional with a 6K time of 23:43.02.
Outdoor 2012: Placed fifth at the Chicagoland Championships in the 1,500 with a time of 4:47.40 ... ran a career-best time of 2:14.89 in the 800 at the Eagle Invite to place second overall ... garnered two third-place finishes at the Horizon League Championships in the 1,500 and the 3,000 steeplechase with times of 4:36.41 and 11:03.96, respectivley.
Indoor 2012: Placed second in the 3,000 at the Dick Pond open with a time of 11:34.52 ... took third in the mile at the Carthage Tadd Metzger Invite with a time of 5:27.70 ... ran a personal-best time of 5:13.92 in the mile at the Milwaukee Panther Tune Up ... placed second in the DMR (11:59.51) and third in the 4x400 relay (3:58.87) at the Horizon League Championships.
Outdoor 2011: Placed first in the 800 meter run and the 1,500 meter run at the Cougar Invitational (4/21/11)... finished third in the 3,000 meter steeplechase at the DePaul Invitational (4/16/11) and the Horizon League Outdoor Championships (5/06/11-5/07/11) ... took seventh in the 1,500 meter run at the DePaul Invitational (4/16/11).
Indoor 2011: Placed third in the mile at the University of Chicago Duals (1/29/11) and sixth at the Dick Pond Open (1/14/11).
PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time letterwinner in cross country, three-time letterwinner in track and one-year letterwinner in soccer at East Leyden (Ill.) ... placed fifth in the 800-meter run at IHSA State Track Meet in 2009 with a time of 2:15 ... two-time Conference Champion ... named team captain in cross country and track in her senior year ... MVP in cross country and track in her junior and senior campaign ... four-time all-conference cross country and track honoree ... all-state honoree in track in her senior year ... born May 18, 1991, in Elmhurst, Ill. ... daughter of Susan and George Johnson has two siblings, Kristin and George ... currently enrolled as an English major.