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At Michigan ... Member of Big Ten Championship team (2012) ... Member of back-to-back Great Lakes Region Championship teams (2011, '12) ... Four-time NCAA Championship participant (2009, '10, '11, '12) ... Four-time All-Great Lakes Region (2009, '10, '11, '12) ... Two-time All-Big Ten first team (2011, '12) ... Capital One Academic All-America first team (2012-13) ...Capital One Academic All-America third team (2011-12) ... Two-time Capital One Academic All-District V first team (2011-12, 2012-13) ...Three-time Academic All-Big Ten (2010, '11, '12) ... Big Ten Athlete of the Week (Oct. 2, 2012) ...Four-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award winner (2009, '10, '11, '12).
Senior (2012) ... Capital One Academic All-America first team ...All-Great Lakes Region ... All-Big Ten first team ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Team tri-captain with Lindsey Hilton and Jillian Smith ... Capped her career with a lifetime-best 56th place (20:26.3) at the 6,000-meter NCAA Championships (Nov. 17) ... Finished seventh (20:30) at the 6,000-meter NCAA Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 9), helping U-M win its second-straight regional title -- earned All-Great Lakes Region honors ... Finished third (20:21.7) at the 6,000-meter Big Ten Championship (Oct. 28), helping U-M win its ninth Big Ten title -- earned First Team All-Big Ten honors ... Finished 25th (20:35.4) at the 6,000-meter NCAA Pre-Nationals (Oct. 13) ... Led the Wolverines with a first-place finish (20:29.2) at the 6,000-meter Rim Rock Farm Classic (Sept. 29) -- Named Big Ten Athlete of the Week for her performance at Kansas (Oct. 2) ... Finished 15th (21:48) at the 6,000-meter Spartan Invitational (Sept. 14) ... Opened the season with a seventh-place finish (19:02) at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Aug. 31).
Junior (2011) ... Capital One Academic All-America third team ... Earned All-Great Lakes Region, All-Big Ten first team and Academic All-Big Ten honors ... Team tri-captain with Mary Grace Pellegrini and Jillian Smith ... Capped the season with an 118th-place finish at the NCAA Championships (Nov. 21) in a time of 21:11.3 ... Helped Michigan win the NCAA Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 12) title with her runner-up finish in 20:34.8 ... Finished fourth at the Big Ten Championships (Oct. 30) in 20:21 ... Paced U-M at NCAA Pre-Nationals (Oct. 16), finishing 18th in 21:13 ... Claimed the 10th spot at the Greater Louisville Classic (Oct. 1) with a time of 17:17.33 ... Clocked a 6,000-meter time of 20:26 at the Illinois Orange & Blue Preview (Sept. 16) to finish second ... Finished the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Sept. 2) in second place after recording a time of 18:11.85.
Sophomore (2010) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Concluded the season with a 117th-place finish in the NCAA Championships (Nov. 22) with a 21:29.7 time ... Finished the NCAA Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 13) with a time of 21:09.73 in the 17th spot, earning All-Great Lakes Region honors ... Posted an 18th-place finish (20:52.5) in the Big Ten Championships (Oct. 31) ... Claimed 70th place in the NCAA Pre-Nationals (Oct. 16) with a time of 21:33.3 ... Recorded a time of 20:46.3 on her way to a 21st place in the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational (Oct. 2) ... Clocked 21:21.0 in the 6,000 meter Spartan Invitational (Sept. 17), placing 10th ... Finished the Michigan Open (Sept. 3) in the fifth spot after recording a time of 18:05.31.
Freshman (2009) ... Finished 192nd at the NCAA Championships (Nov. 23) with a time of 22:01.0 ... Posted a 13th-place finish (21:28.55) at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 14) ... Registered a career-best 21:23 en route to 21st at the Big Ten Championships (Nov. 1) ... Claimed fourth place at the EMU Fall Classic (Oct. 23) with a time of 18:06 ... Finished 24th (17:04.5) at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (Oct. 3) ... Placed 12th at the Spartan Invitational (Sept. 18) with a time of 22:07 ... Took seventh place in collegiate debut at the Michigan Open (Sept. 4), clocking 18:43.9
Prep ... Graduated from Grand Haven High School (2009) ... Honor Roll ... Claimed 21st place at the 2008 Footlocker Cross Country Championships ... Placed fifth (2008) and 11th (2007) at the Footlocker Midwest Regional .. Four-time all-state selection in cross country, twice claiming third place at the Michigan state championship meet (2005, '07) ... Also placed 16th (2007) and 24th (2006) ... Four-time regional cross country champion ... Also earned four varsity letters in track ... Claimed second (2008, 2:05.61) and fifth (2009) place in the 800m at the Nike Outdoor Nationals ... Took fourth in the 800m at the 2009 USA Junior National Championships ... Two-time Michigan state 800-meter champion (2008, '09) ... Captured the 2008 Michigan 1,600-meter title and placed third in 2009.
Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Sciences and the Arts ... Born on May 28, 1991 ... Daughter of Ron and Sue Addison ... Personal Notes... Father, Ron, ran cross country and track at the University of Tennessee ... Mother, Sue, ran cross country and track at Michigan State ...Sister, Laura, is also a member of the U-M cross country and track & field teams.
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