Lisa Devereux
Lisa Devereux

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Western Springs, Ill.

High School:
Lyons Township

Birthdate:
03/05/1989

2008-09: (Cross Country): Turned in a time of 16:28.60 to finish 31st at the Illini 4K Challenge ... recorded a personal-best 24:08, finishing 89th at the Bradley Classic 6K race ... shattered her previous 5K record with a time of 19:40 at the Illini Open to finish in 11th place. (Indoor): Earned personal-best marks in the mile (5:25.88) and 3,000-meter run (11:18.32) at the Redbird Invitational ... placed ninth in the 800-meter run at the Terre Haute Double Dual with a time of 2:34.66. (Outdoor): Turned in a season-best in the 1,500-meter run with a time of 5:05.82 to finish eighth at the Lee Calhoun Memorial also finished fourth in the 5,000-meter run ... clocked in with a time of 19:12.54 at the Stan Lyons Invitational to finish 11th in the 5,000.

2007: Competed in three races ... recorded personal-best 5K with a time of 21:01.87 (114th) at the Illinois Intercollegiate ... finished 46th at the 5K Saluki Invitational ... was 152nd at the 6K Bradley Classic, finishing in 25:39.

At Lyons Township HS: Named track and field and cross country team captain senior year ... team placed seventh at the 2006 IHSA Cross Country state meet, and was also a member of the 4x800-meter relay team that finished second at the state meet ... participated in the state track and field meet her sophomore though senior years.

Personal: Born 3/5/89 ... daughter of William and Mary Devereux ... has one sister, Laura (22) ... plans to become a special education teacher and coach.