Nikki Rietz and Katelyn Stringfellow named to All-Academic Second-Team.
Amanda Mergaert qualifies for third consecutive NCAA Championships.
Charlotte Kuzminsky leads team in first collegiate race.
Four Utah runners will make season debuts this week.
Junior Amanda Mergaert finishes 10th at Pac-12 Conference Championships.
2014 Outdoor Track:
Recorded a personal-best time of 17:33.94 in the 5000m at the Stanford Invitational ... captured event title in the 5k at the BYU Robison Invitational with a time of 18:15.58.
2014 Indoor Track:
Finished seventh in the 3000m at the Bronco Invitational ... captured 14th in the 3000m open race at the Mountain State Games with a personal-best time of 10:32.84.
2013 Indoor Track:
2012 Cross Country:
Crossed the line 106th at the NCAA Regional Championships ... finished 93rd at the Pac-12 Conference Championships ... earned 21st at the Nevada Twilight ... Honorable Mention All-Academic Pac-12.
2012 Outdoor Track:
Posted a season-best 5000m time of 19:01.10 for seventh at the Utah Spring Classic ... earned seventh in the 1500m, clocking a time of 5:03.09 at the Mark Faldmo Invitational.
2012 Indoor Track:
Competed in one race during the season at the Boise State Open, where she finished 11th in the 3000m, posting a time of 10:56.47.
2011 Cross Country
Finished 25th at Utah State Open with a time of 18:20 ... was the 14th finisher at UNLV Invitational ... posted a 10th-place finish at Nevada Twilight ... earned the 108th spot at Pac-12 Championships.
Earned first team all-city three straight years ... qualified for state cross country meet four years ... personal-best times include: 800m (2:22), 1600m (5:16), 3200m (11:34), and 5000m (18:44) ... age-group winner at Mt. Evans Ascent in 2010 ... earned AP Scholar, Faculty Scholarship Award, and Honor Roll accolades ... academic all-state in track.
Daughter of Bill and Lisa Mills ... majoring in meteorology ... hobbies include: playing the guitar, running, and singing ... inspired by Bernard Lagat and Nick Symonds.