Suzy Turner
Suzy Turner

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Palatine, Ill.

High School:
Palatine

Event:
Middle Distance

Birthdate:
11/27/1985

2006-07: Indoor: Finished eighth at the MVC Indoor Track and Field Championships in the 3,000-meters with a season-best time of 10:09.42 ... member of the distance medley relay team with Betsy McDonald, Kim Smudde and Devon Williams that placed second (11:58.73) at the MVC Indoor Track and Field Championships ... Outdoor: Achieved season-bests at the Vanderbilt Invite in the 800-meters (2:22.40) and 1,500-meters (4:47.00)... won the 5,000-meters at the Redbird Invite with a time of 18:13.93 ... placed 11th in the 10,000-meters at the MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships with a season-best time of 38:32.07.

2005-06: Indoor: Teamed up with McDonald, Andrea Mosher and Smudde to run the final leg of the distance medley relay that won the State Farm MVC Indoor Track and Field Championship title in 11:51.68 ... also placed seventh at the indoor championships in the 3,000-meters. Outdoor: Placed sixth in the 1,500-meters (4:42.99) at the State Farm MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships ... won the 1,500-meters at the Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational, clocking in at 4:44.31 ... placed fifth in the 5,000-meters (18:11.72) at the Alabama Relays.

2004-05: Indoor: Second-place finisher in the indoor mile (5:14.09) at the Redbird Open. Outdoor: Took second in the 1,500-meter run (4:39.30) at the Redbird Invite ... finished seventh in the 1,500 (4:41.97) at the State Farm MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships ... second-place finisher in the 800-meter run (2:20.47) during the outdoor Redbird Invite .

At Palatine HS: Placed second at the state track and field meet in the 1,600-meters senior year (5:06.34) ... placed 13th at the state cross country meet senior year, while team finished second ... 19th-place finish at the state cross country meet junior year, and as a sophomore, placed 25th ... track team placed in the top-10 at state all four years ... MVP of the cross country team three times ... part of the 4x800 relay team that placed second at state junior year ... member of the National Honor Society with a class ranking in the top-25.

Personal: Born 11/27/85 ... daughter of Ann Turner ... majoring in secondary education in science.