WSU sprinters in California while rest of team hosts Cougar Invite Saturday in Pullman.
Cougar senior will long jump Friday evening in Fayetteville, Ark.
Englund and Sodorff reach PR marks in Seattle.
Cougars head to Notre Dame and Seattle.
Cougars will compete again Saturday at the Idaho Open meet in Moscow.
WSU CAREER. SENIOR (2011-12): Cross Country - Won Clash of the Inland Northwest with a 6.2 mile time of 18:32...fourth on team and 37th overall at Notre Dame Invitational...took 31st overall, third on team at Pac-12 Championships...33rd overall, third on team at NCAA West Regional with 10k time of 30:14...third Cougar and 162nd overall at NCAA Championships...named Pac-12 All-Academic first team...Indoor - Ran 3000m in time of 8:18.54i at Husky Classic...at MPSF Championships ran 3k in 8:25.77 (27th) and ran 5000m in PR time of 14:24.70i for 20th (2/26/12, Seattle)...Outdoor - Ran unattached...ran PR time in 1500m of 3:55.68 at Cougar Invite (4/21/12, Pullman).
JUNIOR (2010-11): Cross Country - Finished sixth at the WSU-UW Dual (Ephrata) with 6k time of 18:39.98...won Anderson Invite (Spokane Valley) 8k in a time of 25:14.11...82nd in White Race at Pre-Nationals (Terre Haute) in time of 21.51.9...36th overall and third Cougar (24:29.87) at Pac-10 Championships (10/30/10, Seattle)...25th in 10k at NCAA West Regional (11/13/10, Springfield, Ore.) in a time of 30:39.86...finish earned USTFCCCA All-Region team honors...named to Pac-10 All-Academic first team...Indoor - Redshirt season...competed unattached...Outdoor - Limited competitive season...ran 10k in 31:22.87 at Mt. SAC Relays...Pac-10 All-Academic first team selection.
SOPHOMORE (2009-10): Cross Country - Competed in four races...ran unattached at Clash of the Inland Northwest (10th overall, seventh from WSU)...placed 44th (sixth on team) at Roy Griak Invitational...finished 38th (third on team) at Pac-10 Championships...closed season with a 41st place finish (first on team) at NCAA West Regionals...named to the Pac-10 All-Academic first team while maintaining a 4.00 grade point average...Indoor - Ran PR mile time of 4:15.42i at Cougar Indoor (1/23/10, Pullman)...clocked two PRs at MPSF Championships (2/27/10, Seattle)...ran 3000m time of 8:17.80i (18th) and 5000m in 14:29.61i (17th)...Outdoor - Clocked in PR time in 1500m of 3:54.92 at Dusty Lane Open (3/21/10, Spokane)...at Pac-10 Champs ran PRs in 5000m - time of 14:46.08 (24th), and 10,000m - time of 30:15.51 (14th).
FRESHMAN (2008-09): Cross Country - Competed in five races for WSU...best finish was fifth at the Clash of the Inland Northwest...50th (fifth on team) at Pac-10 Championships...72nd (fourth on team) at NCAA West Regional...Indoor - Ran a 3000m time of 8:32.45i at the NCAA Last Chance Qualifier (3/7/09, Seattle)...also ran the 5k in 14:54.06i at the Husky Classic (2/14/09, Seattle)...Outdoor - Redshirt season.
HIGH SCHOOL. Earned eight varsity letters at Decatur High School...four in cross country for coach Teri Galloway...four in track for Sam Hunt...three-time cross country team MVP...named team captain as senior for both cross country and track...three-time state participant in cross country with best finish as senior (16th)...took 17th at BorderClash...at state 4A track championships finished third in 3200m (9:19.83) and sixth in 1600m (4:18.74)...member of Federal Way Track Club for coach Darryl Genest...finished fifth in 3000m and 4x800m relay at 2006 national Junior Olympics meet...team placed first at Junior Olympics Cross Country national meet...placed eighth in 5000m at 2007national Junior Olympics...achieved Scholar Athlete Award.
PERSONAL. Born in April 1990, in Seattle, Wash...father Brian is a CEO...mother Kathy is an assistant controller...older brother Matt played basketball at Highline Community College...sisters Michelle and Lauren...enjoys playing Nintendo Wii and golf...graduated first in class with 3.99 cumulative GPA...member of the WSU Honors College...majoring in mathematics...named the Bell Outstanding Freshman award for mathematics in the spring of 2009...earned the highly honored Julie Kerr Scholarship in mathematics.
ENGLUND'S WSU BESTS 1500m - 3:54.92 (2010) Mile - 4:15.42i (2010) 3000m - 8:17.80i (2010) 5000m - 14:24.70i (2012) 10,000m - 30:15.51 (2010)
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