Nevada: (2010-11) Cross Country: Did not compete. (2009-10) Indoor Track and Field: Took third at the WAC Indoor Championships in the distance medley relay with a time of 12:27.04...finished second in the 800m at the United Heritage Invite (2;15.51). Outdoor Track and Field: Set a PR in the 800m at the Cal-Nevada Championship (2:13.78)...ran the fifth fastest 4x400 time in school history (3:50.87) at the Cal-Nevada Championships...finished sixth and earned second team All-WAC honors in the 800m (2:14.98) at the WAC Outdoor Championships. Cross Country: Competed in four meets for the Pack...finished 42nd at the 5K WAC Cross Country Championships (21:11)...finished third in the open race at the 5K Bronco Invite (19:03). (2008-09) Track and Field Indoor: Set a PR in the 1000m at the Jacksons Open with a time of 3:07.01...also recorded a PR of 2:20.30 in the 800m at the Blue and Orange Classic. Track and Field Outdoor: Ran a personal best time of 2:15.27 in the 800m at the Brutus Hamilton Invite to finish third....placed sixth in the 800m at the WAC Outdoor Championships. Cross Country: Competed in five meets during her first cross country season with Nevada...placed 20th at the 4K Nevada Twilight Cross Country Classic (17:40)...recorded a time of 19:18 at the 5K Sacramento State Hornet Jamboree...finished 20th at the 6K Doc Adams Invitational (24:05.60)...recorded a time of 20:54.00 at the 5K WAC Cross Country Championships.
Prior to Nevada: Attended Carson High School in Carson City, Nev. ... Earned four varsity letters in cross country, four in track and field and three in basketball ... Cross country team won a state championship in 2007...a four-time all-region selection in track and field ... Also a four-time all-region selection in cross country ... Named to the all-state team in cross country as a junior and was named to the all-state team as a sophomore in 2005 in the 400m ... Named to the all-region honorable mention team in basketball ... Cross country team won the all-state academic team award in 2004 and 2006 and individually she won an all-state academic award as a freshman in all three sports ... As a senior, won the Make and Dick Stoddard Female Student-Athlete of the Year award at Carson High and was one of three student-athletes chosen for the Athlete of the Year by the Nevada Appeal.
Personal: Majoring in biochemistry and wants to be a sports medicine physician ... Was involved in 4-H in high school ... Has been a member of 4-H since she was eight years old and has several dairy calves and cows that she keeps and raises for shows ... Also involved in the core team and retreat team with her church ... Likes to read in her spare time ... Involved in her church, St. Theresa Catholic Community Church, and helped with a two-year confirmation class ... Also involved in organizing retreats ... Chose Nevada for the opportunity to get better and she loves the school and it's close to home ... Favorite sports moment was winning a cross country championship as senior in 2007 since it was the first time since 2001 that Carson High School had won a state championship ... Sports hero is Steve Prefontaine ... Daughter of Roger and Marena Works ... Born in December of 1989.