2007: Competed in four races ... placed 30th with a time of 16:17 on the 4K course at the Illini Challenge ... recorded season-best 5K finish at the Illinois Intercollegiate Championship with a time of 19:31 (50th) ... was 104th at the 6K race at the Bradley Classic crossing the finish line in 23:53.
2006: Battled injuries throughout the season ... competed in three races ... finished in 48th place (19:45.20) at the State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Championships ... ran in the Sean Earl Loyola Lakefront Invitational 5K, finishing with a time of 20:21.
2005-06: Won the 800-meters (2:10.21) at the Alabama Relays ... had to sit out the remainder of the outdoor season due to injury ... won the 800-meters indoors at the Redbird Open ... part of the 4x400-meter relay team and DMR that were State Farm MVC Indoor Conference champions ... also placed fifth in the 800-meters at the indoor championships.
At Geneva: Placed 29th at the IHSA state Cross Country meet last year while earning all-conference and all-area honors ... her team placed fifth at state after winning the conference meet ... on the track she set a school record in the 400-meters, 800-meters and the medley relay ... was second in the IHSA state meet in the 800-meters with a time of 2:09, which would have won the 2005 MVC Outdoor Championships ... named all-conference, all-area and the team's most valuable runner ... also participated in volleyball at Geneva.
Personal: Born 7/7/87 ... daughter of Mark and Karen Smudde ... major is marketing.