Anna Pasternak
Anna Pasternak

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Brighton, Mich.

High School:
Hartland


10/23/2012

Pasternak Earns Big Ten Athlete of the Week

Pasternak Earns Big Ten Women's Cross Country Athlete of the Week

10/23/2012

Toeing the Line #6: U-M to Compete at Big Tens Sunday at MSU

Women's Cross Country to Compete at Big Tens Sunday at MSU

10/16/2012

Toeing the Line #5: U-M to Wrap Up Regular Season at EMU Classic

Women's Cross Country to Wrap Up Regular Season at EMU Classic

10/09/2012

Toeing the Line #4: U-M to Preview NCAA Course at Louisville

Women's Cross Country to Preview NCAA Course at Louisville

09/29/2012

Wolverines, Addison Win Rim Rock Classic

Women's Cross Country, Addison Win Rim Rock Classic

Last Updated: Dec. 10, 2014

At Michigan: Three-time Academic All-Big Ten (2012-14) ... Member of Big Ten championship team (2012) ... Member of three straight NCAA Great Lakes Regional championship teams (2011-13) ... Two-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award winner (2011-12).

Senior/Junior(2014) ... Ran to a 125th place finish with a time of 21:23.7 at the 6,000-meter NCAA Championships (Nov. 22), where U-M finished 18th ... Helped U-M to fourth place at the 6,000-meter NCAA Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 14) with a 43rd-place finish (21:03) ... Ran to a collegiate-best 20:48.9 at the 6,000-meter Big Ten Championship (Nov. 2), good for 28th place overall, helping U-M to a third-place showing ... Helped the Wolverines to a third-place team showing at 6,000-meter NCAA Pre-Nationals (Oct.18) with a time of 21:49.5 ... Finished in 10th placeat the 6,000-meter Big Ten Preview (Sept. 20) with a time of 21:47.93, helping U-M to a near-perfect 16 points and a first-place finish ... Began the season with a fifth-place finish (17:51.9) at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Aug. 29).

Junior/Sophomore (2013) ... Finished 105th (21:20.6) at the 6,000-meter NCAA Championships (Nov. 23), helping U-M finish fourth -- its best finish since 2006 ... Finished 30th (21:08) at the 6,000-meter NCAA Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 15), helping U-M defend its third straight title ... Finished 32nd (21:49.4) at the 6,000-meter Big Ten Championships (Nov.3) ... Finished 126th (21:39.10) at the 6,000-meter NCAA Pre-Nationals (Oct. 19) ... Finished 11th (22:06.48) at the 6,000-meter Rim Rock Farm Classic (Oct. 5) ... Finished 16th (22:27.6) at the 6,000-meter Purdue Invitational (Sept. 13) ... Opened the season with a seventh-place finish (18:42.33) at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Aug. 30).

Sophomore/Freshman (2012) ... Won her first collegiate race (17:49.3) at the 5,000-meter EMU Fall Classic (Oct. 19) -- Named Big Ten Athlete of the Week for her performance (Oct. 23) ... Finished 37th (22:06.1) in the 6,000-meter open race at NCAA Pre-Nationals (Oct. 13) ... Finished 34th (22:02.2) at the 6,000-meter Rim Rock Farm Classic (Sept. 29) ... Finished 41st (22:27) at the 6,000-meter Spartan Invitational (Sept. 14) ... Opened the season with a ninth-place finish (19:17) at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Aug. 31).

Freshman (2011) ... Redshirted ... Competed unattached at the EMU Fall Classic (Oct. 21), placing 14th in 18:47.08 ... Ran unattached at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Sept. 2), finishing 11th in a time of 19:34.70.

Prep ... Graduated from Hartland High School (2011) ... National Honor Society ... Top-10 Graduate ... Academic-All State in cross country, track & field and swimming ... Cross Country ... State Qualifier (2007-10) ... Set new school record in 5K (18:43) as a sophomore (2008) ... Two-year Team Captain (2009, '10) ... Track & Field ... All-County (2007, '08, '09) ... Set new school records in the 1600-meters (5:13) in 2008 and 3200-meters (11:12) in 2010 ... Member of All-State 4x800-meter relay team (5th, 9:23) in 2011 ... Two-year Team Captain (2010, '11).

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Sciences and the Arts Honors Program ... Majoring in psychology ... Born on June 11, 1993 ... Daughter of Leon and Emily Pasternak.

   


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