Shannon Nemetz
Shannon Nemetz

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Denmark, Wis.

High School:
Denmark

Height:
5-9

Birthdate:
12/04/1991

09/28/2012

Cross Country Set to Run in Griak Invitational

The meet features two top-10 team finishers at the 2011 NCAA Championshpis

09/07/2012

Redbird Cross Country Concludes Competition at Bradley Open

Rutherford finished fifth in his season debut

09/06/2012

Cross Country Heads to Peoria for Bradley Open

This meet serves as a final tune up before the Redbirds host the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships

09/14/2012

Illinois Intercollegiate

Weibring Golf Club Held the Illinois Intercollegiate

2012

Ran in three events this season...Posted a 3M time of 18:17 at the Bradley Open to finish 20th...Concluded the season with a 6K time of 25:19.8 at the Griak Invitational.

2011

Ran a 20:42.82 at the northern Illinois Open in the women's 5K race ... bettered that time at the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships, posting a 19:47 5K ... ran a 24:14.06 6K at the Bradley Classic ... ran a personal-best 6K at the NCAA Midwest Regional with a time of 23:58.62.

2010

Crossed the finish line in 22nd place (11:18.22) at the 3K Hawkeye Invitational ... ran a personal-best 5K time of 19:32 at the Illinois Intercollegiate for 68th place ... completed the NCAA Pre-Nationals with a personal-best 6K time of 26:54.10.

PRIOR TO ISU

At Denmark HS: Cross country sectional champion her senior season ... a four-time state qualifier in the 1600-meter run ... earned all-conference, all-area and all-state honors her senior cross country season ... finished fourth at the Wisconsin state cross country meet ... named the team MVP for cross country ... named all-area runner of the tear and was also scholar athlete of the year at her high school ... a member of the 4X800-meter relay team that finished eighth at state her senior season ... conference champion in the 1600-meter run and state qualifier ... a member of the 4X800-meter relay that set a new school record with a time of 9:48 ... set a personal-best mark of 5:03.36 in the 1600-meter run to place fourth at the 2009 Division 2 WIAA Championships ... track MVP her sophomore, junior and senior seasons ... also named the Defensive MVP for her basketball team ... a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Born: 12/4/1991 ... daughter of Randy and Carla Nemetz ... siblings are Stephanie and Brad ... her cousin plays volleyball at North Dakota State ... plans to major in exercise science or math education.