Nikki Rietz and Katelyn Stringfellow named to All-Academic Second-Team.
Amanda Mergaert qualifies for third consecutive NCAA Championships.
Utes head to Fort Collins, Colo., for regional meet.
Amanda Mergaert earns all-conference first-team honors.
Utes slated to compete against six nationally-ranked teams on Saturday.
Holds the Utah school record in the outdoor 5,000 (16:06.31) ... third all-time at Utah in the indoor 5,000 (16:43.50) and the outdoor 10,000 (33:55.98) ... ranks fifth all-time at Utah in the indoor 3,000 (9:37.83) ... two-time NCAA Preliminary qualifier in the 10,000, qualifying in the 5,000 as a freshman ... finished fifth in the 5,000 at the 2012 U.S Track and Field Junior Outdoor Championships ... two-time track Pac-12 All-Academic ... two-time cross country Pac-12 All-Academic ... 2012 USTFCCCA All-Academic ... 2013 MPSF All-Academic.
2015 Outdoor Track:
2015 Indoor Track:
2014 Cross Country:
2014 Outdoor Track:
Broke school record in the 5,000 with a time of 16:06.31 at the Mt. Sac Relays, finishing fifth ... qualified for the NCAA Preliminaries in the 10,000, finishing with a time of 16:54.17 ... earned 12th in the 10,000 at the Pac-12 Conference Championships with a time of 16:51.00 ... became the second Utah runner to break the 34-minute barrier in the 10,000 at the Stanford Invitational, when she clocked a time of 33:55.98 ... finished second in the 5,000 and third in the 1,500 (4:30.05) at the Trojan Invitational ... honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic team.
2014 Indoor Track:
Finished 14th in the 3,000 with a time of 9:39.82 at the MPSF Championships ... recorded a season-best time of 17:01.20 in the 5,000 at the MPSF Championships, finishing 11th ... recorded a season-best time of 9:37.83 in the 3,000 invitational at the Husky Classic, where she placed 23rd.
2013 Cross Country:
Finished second for the Utes and 19th overall at the NCAA Regional Championships with a season-best time of 21:05.80 (6K) ... earned 29th at the Pac-12 Championships ... placed fourth at the Stanford Invitational ... finished fourth in the three mile with a time of 17:35.00 at the Montana State Bobcat Invitational ... captured fourth in the 4,000 at the Utah Open with a time of 14:34.90 ... honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic Team.
2013 Outdoor Track:
Finished third with a time of 34:46.96 at Mt. Sac Relays ... qualified for the NCAA West Preliminaries in the 10,000, finishing with a time of 36:42.37 ... earned 10th in the 5,000 at the Pac-12 Championships with a time of 16:57.28 ... won the 5,000 at the Stanford Invitational in 16:34.17 ... ran the 1,500 at the Trojan Invitational in 4:31.29, finishing fourth ... ran the 800 at the Utah Spring Classic in 2:18.90 ... received academic all-Pac-12 honorable mention honors.
2013 Indoor Track:
Posted an eighth-place finish in the 5,000 with a time of 16:43.50 at the MPSF Championships ... clocked a season-best 3,000 time of 10:04.29 to earn 37th at the Husky Invitational ... earned second at the Bronco Invitational in the 3,000 with a time of 10:08.15 ... named to the MPSF All-Academic Team.
2012 Cross Country:
Finished 29th at the NCAA Regional Championships with a six-kilometer time of 21:23.8 ... earned 28th at the Pac-12 Championships, finishing the course in a time of 21:06 ... placed 10th at the Stanford Invitational with a time of 21:14 ... posted a fourth-place finish at the Utah State Open clocking a five-kilometer time of 17:51.72 ... honorable mention all-academic Pac-12.
2012 Outdoor Track:
Garnered a fifth-place performance in the 5,000 at the U.S Track and Field Junior Outdoor Championships, clocking a time of 17:28.56 ... secured 36th place at the NCAA Preliminary meet with a 5,000 time of 17:25.10 ... best 5,000 time was at the Stanford Invitational in 16:45.63 to finish 15th ... finished second in the 1,500 with a time of 4:48.17 at the Wildcat Invitational ... earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors.
2012 Indoor Track:
Finished sixth in the 5,000 at the MPSF Championships with a season-best time of 16:45.43 ... earned 22nd in the 3,000 at the MPSF Championships finishing in a season-best time of 9:44.01 ... first in the 3,000 at the Jackson Invitational in 9:59.51 ... fifth in the mile at the Jackson Invitational in 5:02.09.
2011 Cross Country:
In first collegiate race, finished second overall at Utah State Open ... clocked a third-place time of 15:07 at the Nevada Twilight ... second overall and first collegiate athlete to finish at the UNLV Invitational with a time of 18:23 ... finished 45th at the Pac-12 Conference Championships ... finished fifth for the Utes and 80th overall at the NCAA Mountain Region Championships.
Four-time state qualifier in track and cross country ... placed fourth in the 1,600 and fifth in the 3,200 her junior season at the 4A state championships ... won region cross country championship and placed third at the state championships ... made the Footlocker All-West second team and finished 22nd overall at the national meet ... broke the indoor state record in the 3,200 with a time of 11:01 ... won state championships in the 1,600 in 4:54, and 3,200 during her senior season ... earned the performance of the year award in track ... won the 3,200 at the Great Southwest track meet after her high school season ended.
Daughter of JoAnn and Wendell Hurst ... has two older brothers and one younger sister ... earned a bachelor of science in exercise and sport science and is working towards a master's in public health.