Women's Track & Field Trio Secures Runner-Up Finishes at Raleigh Relays
Sophomore (2013) Indoor At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 19), finished second in the 800-meter run (2:12.56) and ran the first leg of the 'A' 4x400-meter relay that finished second (3:52.34).
Freshman (2012) ...U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner. Outdoor At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 11-13), finished 26th in the 3,000-meter steeplechase (10:59.75) ... Placed second in the 800-meter run (2:11.97) at the Len Paddock Invitational (May 4) ... At the Payton Jordan Invitational (April 29), finished 13th in section five of the 1,500-meter run (4:37.94) ... Placed third in the 3,000-meter steeplechase (10:51.76) at the Sea Ray Relays (April 13) ... At the USC Trojan Invitational (March 23), placed fourth in the 3,000-meter run (9:49.21) ... Finished fourth in the 1,500-meter run (4:27.05) at the Yellow Jacket Invitational (March 31).
Indoor Placed 16th in the mile run (4:47.40) at the Notre Dame Alex Wilson Invitational (March 3) ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 24-25), finished sixth in the finals of the 800-meter run (2:08.92) ... At the Nebraska Mark Colligan Memorial (Jan. 28), took sixth in the 800-meter run (2:11.42) and mile run (4:58.76) ... Finished second in the 800-meter run (2:13.82), while also contributing on the third-place 4x400-meter relay team (3:56.49) at "The Dual" vs. Ohio State (Jan. 14).
Prep ... Graduated from Rochester High School (2011) ... National Honor Society ... Academic All-State ... Track & Field ... Member of state championship team, including 4x800-meter champion team in 2010 ... Runner-up in the 800-meter (2010) ... At the 2011 state meet, second in the 1,600-meter and third in the 800-meter ... Third at the 2011 USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships in the 1,500-meter (4:24.44) ... Cross Country ... Member of state championship team in 2007 ... Individual state champion in 2010 ... Finished eighth out of 256 runners at the 2011 Foot Locker Midwest Cross Country Championships.
Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Engineering ... Born on January 24, 1993 ... Daughter of Douglas and Tracy Handler.