Women's Track & Field to Head South for First Outdoor Meets
Last Updated: May 30, 2013
At Michigan...National champion (2013 DMR) ... All-America first team (2013).
Freshman (2013)...National champion (DMR) ... All-America first team. Outdoor At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 10-12), finished 16th in the 400-meter dash (57.44) ... At the Toledo Invitational (May 2-3), placed fifth in the 400-meter dash (56.95) ... At the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational (March 22-23), finished second in the 400-meter dash (55.58) ... At the UCF Black & Gold Challenge (March 16), finished seventh in the 200-meter dash (25.53) ... At the USF Bulls Invitational (March 15), finished 23rd in the 200-meter dash (25.06) and ran the first leg of the 'A' 4x400-relay that finished third (3:48.98).
Indoor At the NCAA Indoor Championships (March 8-9), ran the second leg of the distance medley relay that won the national title in a school-record time of 10:56.46, earning All-America first team honors ... At the Notre Dame Alex Wilson Invitational (March 1-2), finished 19th in the 400-meter dash (56.12) and ran the second leg in the winning distance medley relay (10:56.66) ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 22-23), took ninth in the 400-meter run (55.09) and ran the first leg of the 4x400-relay that finished seventh (3:42.85) ... At the Silverston Invitational (Feb. 16), won the 600-meter run (1:33.90) ... At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 8-9), finished 16th in the 400-meter dash (55.71) and ran the first leg of the 'A' 4x400-relay that finished ninth (3:45.23) ... At the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 1-2), finished 12th in the 400-meter dash (56.30) ... Against Michigan State (Jan. 26), finished second in the 400-meter dash (56.52), and ran the second leg of the 'A' 4x400-relay that finished second (3:45.92) ... At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 19), finished second in the 600-meter run (1:37.75) and ran on the 'A' 4x400-meter relay that took second (3:52.34) ... At the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open (Jan. 11), finished third (2:19.78) in the 800-meter run and ran the second leg of the 4x400-meter relay team that placed fifth (3:56.26).
Prep ... Graduated from Ann Arbor Huron (2012) ... High school teammates with current U-M teammate Cindy Ofili ... Two-time varsity letter winner in track and field ... All-State (2011, '12) ... Two-time state champion in 2012 -- 400-meter dash and 4x200-meter relay. Current U-M teammate Cindy Ofili was also a member of the winning relay team. Also took placed second in the 200-meter dash, leading her team to a runner-up finish at the state meet (2012) ... Won the 400-meter dash at the 2012 Midwest Meet of Champions.
Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Sciences, and the Arts ... Majoring in psychology ... Born on February 16, 1994 ... Daughter of Katrina Long.