Sigg at the highest GPA on the women's squad with a 3.90 in nursing
This is the first time Sealy and Zillmer have qualified for the NCAA Championships
This is the third-straight NCAA Outdoor Championship for Smith
Nine runners and throwers will represent ISU
Five Redbirds rank nationally on the women's side
MVC Indoor Track and Field Championships
Day 2 at the 2013 MVC Outdoor Championships
Saturday at the Drake Relays
Thursday at the Drake Relays (4/25)
NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship Preliminary Rounds | Day 2
Indoor: Finished second at the Indiana State Dual (Jan. 14) in the 3,000-meter run, turning in a time of 9:54.12 ... finished first in the mile at the Wisconsin Invitational (Jan. 20) with at time of 4:58.90 ... ran a season-best time of 4:55.81 in the mile at the Meyo Invitational (Feb. 3), finishing seventh ... followed that with a season-best in the 5,000-meter run, crossing the line in 16:49.37 for sixth ... earned All-Valley honors in the 3,000-meter run at the Missouri Valley Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships (Feb. 25), finishing third with a time of 9:56.15 ... took fourth at the same meet in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 17:14.35 ... finished fifth in the mile at the Valley Championships, running a time of 5:00.66 ... named the recipient of the Missouri Valley Conference's Elite 18 Award for her academic performance, as well as her athletic performance at the time of the conference meet.
Outdoor: Finished first in the 5,000-meter run at the EIU Big Blue Classic (March 28) with a time of 17:01.93 ... ran to a second-place finish in her first-ever 3,000-meter steeplechase competition of her career at the ISU vs. SIU Dual (April 7), turning in a time of 10:35.83 ... ran a personal-best 10:30.88 in the steeplechase at the Drake Relays (April 28), finishing seventh ... earned All-Valley honors at the Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships (May 11) in the steeplechase and 5,000-meter run, finishing second in both with time of 10:40.45 and 17:40.20, respectively ... qualified for the NCAA West Region Preliminary Round (May 24), in the steeplechase where she finished 38th with a time of 10:58.27 ... named a Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete ... named to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Team.
PRIOR TO ISU
At UW-Milwaukee | 2010-11
Indoor: Ran a personal-best 16:49 5K to win the Horizon League Championship ... took first at the conference championships in the 3K, running a personal-best 9:46 ... broke the school record in the mile, posting a time of 4:53 ... First-Team All-Horizon League, earning Athlete of the Week twice.
Outdoor: Finished fourth at the Horizon League Championships in the 5K with a time of 16:58, a career-mark ... took second at the conference championships in the 10K.
At UW-Milwaukee | 2009-10
Indoor: Finished third at the conference championships in the 3K and fifth in the 5K ... first team All-Horizon League.
Outdoor: Ran a 36:06 10K to finish second at the Horizon League Championships ... took fourth at the conference meet in the 5K, earning All-Horizon League honors.
At Pecatonica High School: Participated in cross country, basketball and track ... finished second at the state cross country meet her junior year ... took fourth at the same meet her senior year ... MVP, academic all-state and first team all-conference senior year in cross country ... set school record for the 4K with a time of 14:54 ... first team all-conference in basketball ... finished fifth in the 1,600-meter and fourth in the 3,200-meter at the state track meet her senior year ... set school record in the 1,600-meter run with a time of 5:11 ... ran a 11:22 3,200-meter, breaking another school record.
Personal: Born 8/8/1990 ... daughter of Jeff and Beth Sigg ... siblings are Cody, Jessica and Kyle ... plans to major in nursing.