Gina Sereno
Gina  Sereno

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Madison, Wis.

High School:
West

Event:
Distance

Elig. (In/Out):
SO/SO


06/10/2016

Sereno an All-American, Three Move On to Finals in Eugene

Sereno Runs to All-America Finish in Women's 10K

05/26/2016

One Down: Sereno Punches 10K Ticket to Eugene

One Down: Sereno Punches Women's 10K Ticket to Eugene

05/23/2016

Sereno's Star Born at Big Ten Outdoor Championships

Sereno's Star Born at B1G Women's Outdoor Track & Field Championships

05/17/2016

Ofili, Sereno Collect Outdoor Conference Honors

Ofili, Sereno Win B1G Outdoor Women's Track & Field Honors

Last Updated: June 10, 2016

At Michigan
• NCAA All-American (second team; 10,000 meters; 2016)
• Two-time Big Ten Champion (2016: outdoor 5,000 and 10,000 meter runs)
• Two-time first-team All-Big Ten (2016 outdoor: 5K and 10K)
• Big Ten Track Athlete of the Championships (2016 outdoor)
• Competing member of the 2016 Big Ten Indoor and Outdoor Championship Teams

Redshirt Sophomore (I)/Junior (O) (2016)

Outdoor
• Earned second-team All-American honors at 10,000 meters by placing 13th with a near-45 second PR of 33:35.15 at the NCAA Outdoor Championships (June 9)
• Scored 20 points and set two PRs at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 13, 15) and became the fourth Wolverine in history to sweep the 5K (16;08.42) and 10K (34:19.19) races in the same meet to provide the largest single-scoring contribution by any athlete
• Ran 16:41.46 for fourth place in the 5,000-meter run at the Payton Jordan Invitational (May 1)
• Crossed at 16:40.54 in the 5,000-meter race in the Elite Invitational section at the Mt. SAC Relays (April 15)
• Competed in the 3,000-meter run at the Battle of the Blues meet (April 2), finishing with a time of 9:46.13.

Indoor
• Scored twice for U-M at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 26-27), placing fourth in the 3,000-meter run (PR 9:16.57) and sixth in the 5,000-meter run (16:26.10), totaling eight points
• Finished third in the 5,000-meter race crossing at 16:21.78 at the SPIRE Collegiate Invitational
• Shaved more than 10 seconds off her previous lifetime best when she clocked 9:17.21 to finish sixth overall as the fourth collegian at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 6)
• Helped U-M to win the Notre Dame Invitational (Jan. 23) with a fourth place finish in the mile race with a personal best time of 4:47.08
• Placed second in the 3000m race with a time of 9:44.74 and placed fourth in the 4x400m relay (4:02.13) at the Hillsdale Winter Opener (Jan. 9)
• Ran in the 5,000-meter event finishing sixth with an indoor personal-best time of 16:26.96 at the GVSU Holiday Open (Dec. 4)

Redshirt Freshman (I)/Sophomore (O) (2015)

Outdoor
• At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 28-30), finished 16th in the 10,000m race (34:47:40)
• Scored in the 10,000m race at the Big Ten Championships (May 15-17) with a seventh-place finish in 34:34.75
• Ran 16:29.59 for a PR of more than 20 seconds in the 5,000m run at the Payton Jordan Invitational (May 2)
• Ran 16:23.15 for 10th place in the 5,000m race at UVA Challenge (April 17-18)
• Earned a third-place finish in the 3,000m race at the CAL-UVA Tri Meet (April 3-4) with a new PR of 9:28.25
• Finished fourth in the 5,000m run at the Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Challenge (March 27-28) with a time of 16:51.72, a personal best

Indoor
• Set a new 3,000m PR (16:43.94) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 27-28), where she scored with an eighth-place finish and also took 11th in the 5,000m race
• Ran 4:52.98 in the mile run at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7) to establish a new PR
• Finished fifth in the 3,000m race at the Dual Meet vs. Michigan State (Jan. 31) with a time of 9:36.37

Freshman (2014)

Outdoor
• At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 5), finished fourth in the 3,000-meter run (9:39.68)
• At the Raleigh Relays (March 28-29), won Section C of the 5,000-meter run (17:06.04) in her Michigan debut

Indoor
• At the Silverston Invitational (Feb. 22), competed unattached in the mile run, finishing third (5:06.91#, 5:09.95)
• At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 18), competed unattached in the mile run, placing 12th (5:15.55#, 5:18.67)

COLLEGIATE BESTS

Event Time Date
Mile (I) 4:52.98 2-7-15
3,000m (I) 9:16.57 2-26-16
5,000m (I) 16:43.94 2-28-15
3,000m (O) 9:28.25 4-4-15
5,000m (O) 16:08.42 5-15-16
10,000m (O) 33:35.15 5-10-16

 



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