Natalie Scantena
Natalie Scantena


Buffalo Grove, Ill.

High School:
Buffalo Grove



2005-06: Turned in a time of 40:31.26 in the 10,000-meters for 11th-place at the State Farm MVC Outdoor Championships ... took third-place at the Illinois Invite in the 5,000-meters (19:12.78) and was seventh in the 1,500-meters at the Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational in 5:16.59 ... placed fourth at the Redbird Open in the 3,000-meters in a time of 10:52.28 ... was seventh at both the dual meet against Indiana State and the Illinois Invite in the 3,000-meters.

At Buffalo Grove: All-conference performer in cross country all four years of high school ... all-conference and all-sectional in the 3,200-meter run senior year ... was also a state qualifier in the 3,200-meter run ... named team's most valuable runner her sophomore year.

Personal: Born 11/12/86 ... daughter of Michael and Anna Scantena ... plans on majoring in special education.