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Stephanie Sanders
Stephanie  Sanders

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Lockport, Ill.

High School:
Lockport Township

Event:
Mid-Distance


05/03/2015

Rebecca Zaiter Wins 1500m Title at Horizon League Championships

Zaiter also placed second in the 800m run (2:14.01)

05/03/2015

Rebecca Zaiter Wins 1500m Title at Horizon League Championships

Zaiter also placed second in the 800m run (2:14.01)

04/30/2015

Track & Field Gears Up for Horizon League Championships

Competition begins Friday in Rochester, Michigan

04/22/2015

Flames Close Out Regular Season at Benedictine Twilight

Senior Tess Ehrhardt will represent UIC at the Drake Relays

04/19/2015

Freshmen Lead Track and Field at Illinois Twilight

Alex Bashqawi, Maciej Markiewicz and Matt Starasinich collected personal bests

Career-Best XC Times
4,000 meter run: 17:12.1 (8/30/14)
5,000 meter run: 19:07.3 (10/27/12)
6,000 meter run: 22:43 (11/1/14)

Career-Best Outdoor Marks
1500m: 4:51.16 (5/3/13)
3000m: 10:21.10 (3/21/15)
5000m: 17:36.12 (4/18/15)

Career-Best Indoor Marks
Mile: 5:25.61 (2/8/14)
3000m: 10:13.68 (2/28/15)

Sanders Records

2015 Outdoor: Placed fifth in the 5000m at the Horizon League Championships (18:12.63) ... Finished third in the 5000m at the Chicagoland Championships (18:11.44) ... Placed sixth in the 5000m at the Illinois Twilight (17:36.12)

2015 Indoor:
Placed sixth in the 3000m at the Horizon League Championships (10:13.68) ... Member of the DMR squad that finished fourth at the Horizon League Championships (12:16.76) ... Part of the winning DMR team at the Tadd Metzger Invite (12:27.35) ... Runner up in the 3000m at the ONU Invite (10:35.95) ... Finished eighth in the mile at the John Tierney Triangular (5:28.52)

2014 XC: Took home 17th at the UIC Home Opener (8/30) with a time of 17:12.1... Completed the 5K race at the Illinois State Invite (9/12) at the 19:24 mark... Placed 24th at the College of DuPage Invite (9/26) with a time of 19:27.82... Finished the 5K race at the UW-Parkside Invite (10/11) at the 19:45.3 mark... Competed in the 6K race at the Bradley Classic (10/17) with a time of 23:36.9... Garnered 19th overall at the Horizon League Championships (11/1), crossing the finish line at the 22:43 mark.

2014 Outdoor: Placed second in the 1,500m run at the College of DuPage Spring Opener with a time of 5:05.80... Earned third place at the Ted Haydon Invitational in the 3,000m run with a mark of 11:04.49... Ran in the 5,000m run at the Blue Demon/Huskie Classic and placed fourth with a time of 18:49.12.

2014 Indoor: Placed fourth overall in the one-mile run at the Windy City Rumble with a time of 5:25.61... Earned seventh at the Margaret Bradley Invitational in the 3,000m run with a mark of 10:53.05... Placed 10th overall at the Horizon League Championship in the 3,000m run with a time of 10:34.93.

2013 XC: Took home third-place at the College of DuPage Invitational clocking in with a time of 18:57.1...Competed in the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships finishing in 21st-place, with a time of 18:30.18...Finished 20 of 94 total runners at the Horizon League Championship with a time of 19:30.72.

2013 Outdoor: Placed eleventh overall at the Horizon League Championship in the 1500m run with a time of 4:51.16...Placed first in the 1500m run at the St. Joseph's Puma Invite with a time of 4:56.12...Placed ninth at the Huskie Open in the 1500m run with a mark of 4:54.12.

2012 XC: Began her collegiate career with a 12th-place showing at the UIC Opener with a two-mile time of 12:08.00 ... clocked a season-best of 23:21 in the 6K race at the Bradley XC Classic on Oct. 12 ... ran a career-best 5K time of 19:08 at the Horizon League Championships at placed 24th overall ... represented UIC at the NCAA Midwest Regional with a 6K time of 24:17.40.

PREP AND PERSONAL: Placed third in the 1,600-meter run at the 2011 IHSA meet with a time of 5:02.56 ... earned all-state honors in cross country as well, qualifying for the state meet all four years ... advanced to the state track meet in three of her four seasons at Lockport in the 1,600 ... daughter of Bob and Debbie ... enrolled as a Business Administration major.

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