Cougars dominate home meet with 22 wins.
Revised time schedule for April 20.
WAR VI meet at Spokane Falls Community College.
Cougars fare well at team scoring meet.
Talented senior team captain runs PR in steeple which is third-best in WSU history.
WSU CAREER. JUNIOR (2012-13): Cross Country - Second Cougar, sixth overall at Clash of Inland NW 4k meet (14:47.0)...third on team, 32nd overall at WCC Preview 6k (22:37.96)...second on team, 112th overall at Notre Dame 5k (18:12)...second place at Inland Empire Classic 5k (17:46)...second Cougar, 53rd overall at Pac-12 Champs with 6k time of 21:55...first on team, 50th overall at NCAA West Regional with 6k time of 20:57...named to Pac-12 All-Academic cross country first team.
SOPHOMORE (2011-12): Cross Country - Finished fourth at Clash of the Inland Northwest...first place in the Erik Anderson Invitational...first WSU woman to finish at Notre Dame Invitational at 38th overall...did not compete rest of the season due to injury.
FRESHMAN (2010-11): Cross Country - Top Cougar woman finisher in each race this season...runner-up at WSU-UW Dual 4k in time of 14:11.97...won 5k at Anderson Invite (Spokane Valley) in time of 18:26.71...third place in 5k at Montana Invite in time of 17:54...135th in White Race at Pre-Nationals (Terre Haute) in time of 22:08.6...37th overall and first Cougar (21:06.70) at Pac-10 Championships (10/30/10, Seattle)....first Cougar and 42nd overall (21:06.58) at NCAA West Regional 6k (10/13/10, Springfield)...Indoor - Ran the freshman school record mile time of 4:48.97i at Washington Invite (1/29/11, Seattle)...clocked in an 800m time of 2:10.56i at Husky Classic (2/12/11, Seattle)...at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships finished eighth in mile (4:50.25i), ran the 1600m leg of the second-place Distance Medley Relay (11:18.14), and ran 800m in 2:22.60 (22nd)...DMR time was second-best all-time at WSU...Outdoor - Continued outstanding rookie collegiate year...ran team's top 1500m time of 4:28.22 at WSU-UW Dual meet (4/29/11, Seattle)...at the Pac-10 Championships finished 11th in the steeplechase (10:57.69) and 17th in the 5000m (17:25.71)...ran WSU freshman school record time and fifth-best time in school records in the steeplechase of 10:31.14 for 27th at NCAA West Prelims (5/28/11, Eugene).
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER. Earned seven varsity letters...one for cross country at North Kitsap High and six at Kingston High...three in cross country and three in track for coach Roger Coffman...finished 13th at state 4A cross country championships as a freshman...was the 2007 and 2009 state 2A cross country champion as a sophomore and senior after a second place finish as a junior...three-time All-Olympic League first team for cross country...finished 18th in the 2009 Footlocker Cross Country West Regional meet...during track season, won the state 2A title in 1600m as a sophomore and again as a senior...holds school records in the 800m, 1600m, 3200m, 3-mile, 5000m, and 4x400m relay.
PERSONAL. Born in October 1991 in Philadelphia...father David is a lawyer who ran cross country and track at Brown University...mother Alison is a teacher...younger sisters Marina and Annie...graduated high school with a 3.9 grade point average...named Kingston High Student of the Year 2008-09...member of Honor Society and drama club...selected Kitsap County BAR Scholar Athlete and the Olympic League Scholar Athlete...undecided on area of study at WSU.
ROBERT'S WSU BESTS 800m - 2:10.56i (2011) Mile - 4:48.97i (2011) 1500m - 4:28.22 (2011) 3000m - 9:56.65 (2011) 5000m - 17:25.71 (2011) 3000m Steeplechase - 10:31.14 (2011) Freshman School Record
PAC-10/12 CHAMPIONSHIPS PERFORMANCES 2012 3000m Steeplechase 13th 10:37.20 2011 3000m Steeplechase 11th 10:57.69 5000m 17th 17:25.71
NCAA WEST PRELIMINARY PERFORMANCES 2012 3000m Steeplechase 48th 11:25.45 2011 3000m Steeplechase 27th 10:31.14