2010: Participated in three races ... best finish 29th in the 5-km free at Montana State.
2008: Raced in all 10 Nordic competitions ... best weekend of the season was two 11th-place finishes at New Mexico, in the 5-km classic and 5-km freestyle ... raced to a 14th-place finish in the 15-km classic at the Western Regional. Beyond Utah: All-American at Junior Olympics from 2004-07 ... named Most Improved in 2004 and MVP in 2007 ... four-year letterwinner at Stratton Mtn. School ... team soccer captain at Stratton Mtn.
Personal: Daughter of John and Nancy Talkington ... high school valedictorian and high honor roll member ... siblings Nora and Dale ... mother Nancy played tennis and hockey for the University of Vermont ... majoring in exercise and sport science.