At Michigan ... Academic All-Big Ten (2010) ... Two-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2009-10).
Sophomore (2010) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award.
Had a season-best time of 2:19.16 in the 800-meter run at the Johnson/Joyner Invitational (April 9) ... Ran 2:20.40 in the 800-meter run at the Bulls Invitational (March 19) and 4:43.86 in the 1,500-meter run at the Stanford Invitational (March 26-27).
Finished 21st in the mile (5:11.17) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 27-28) ... Ran a season-best time of 4:57.49 in the mile at the PSU Northeast Challenge (Jan. 16) ... Had a season-best time of 2:17.33 in the 800-meter run at the Silverston Invitational (Feb. 20).
Freshman (2009) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award.
Finished 23rd in the 1,500-meter run (4:46.65) at the Big Ten Championships (May 16) ... Placed tenth in the 800-meter run (2:20.96) and eighth in the 1,500-meter run (4:43.97) at the Spartan Invitational (April 4) ... Finished fourth in the 1,500-meter run (4:40.06) at the Spring Break Collegiate Invitational (March 21).
Prep ... Graduated from Monroe High School (2008) ... National Honors Society ... Detroit Free Press Scholar Athlete (2008) ... Earned all-state honors in the 800m and 4x400m relay (2007) ... All-state selection in cross-country (2007) ... Monroe Evening News Runner of the Year (2007) ... Two-time team captain in both cross-country and track and field ... Regional record holder in 1600m (2008) ... All-state in 1,600m (2007-08) ... Regional record holder in 1,600m.
Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Sciences and the Arts ... Born on August 21, 1990 ... Daughter of John and Chris Gakenheimer.
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