Total of 63 student-athletes from fall sports are honored for academic successes.
Adams leads Pack
Adams leads Pack
Trip to Pre-Nationals highlights regular season meets
League-record 734 student-athletes honored
Photos from the 2015 Mountain West Cross Country Championships at Montreux Golf Course.
JUNIOR (2016) – Competed in every race during the season … logged her fastest time of the year at the Nevada Chase Race, finishing in 22:44 for a fifth place finish … also placed sixth at the Nevada Twilight classic
SOPHOMORE (2015) - Started the season placing eighth at the Nature's Bakery Nevada Twilight Classic ... Moved to 11th on the 4K all-time list with a time of 15:22 ... Competed in both the conference and regional championships … was named a 2015-16 Mountain West Scholar-Athlete
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2014) - Finished 10th in her first collegiate competition, completing the Nevada Twilight Classic 4K course with a time of 15:22 ... Finished 32nd at the WCC Preview Meet with a time of 22.22, the 21st best time in school history ... Finished 298th out of 390 at the Roy Griak Invitational.
FRESHMAN (2013) - Redshirt (did not compete)
HIGH SCHOOL - Attended Damonte Ranch High School in Reno, Nev. ... Earned four varsity letters for cross country as well as track and field ... Named to the Northern Nevada All-Region cross country team four years in a row (2009-2012) and the Nevada All-State cross country team twice ... Received Nevada All-State honors in track and field for the 1600 meter run (2011, 2013) 4x800 meter relay (2012, 2013) ... Won State in the 4x800 meter relay (2010, 2011) 3200 meter run (2011) ... top times include 3200 meter run (11:15/2011) 1600 meter run (5:17/2013) 800 meter dash (2:19/2013) and 5000 meter run (19:30)
PERSONAL - Chose Nevada for the academic opportunities as well as the team and coaching staff ... Wanted to stay close to home ... Was also recruited by The University of California, San Diego ... Plans on studying biology ... Was part of the National Honor Society and Women's Athletic Club in high school ... Received academic honors for every semester ... Enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking, snow shoeing and boating ... likes to read in her spare time ... Favorite sports memory was winning state in the 3200 meter run as an underdog ... Biggest sports hero is Steve Prefontaine ... Daughter of Randy and Kathy Wood ... Has two younger siblings Amanda and Matthew