2 UI student-athletes post unblemished 4.0 grade point averages
The NCAA Midwest Regional begins Friday at 12 p.m.
The Big Ten Cross Country Championships is set to begin Sunday at 10:45 a.m. (ET).
Women head to Wisconsin adidas Invitational, men to Pre-National Invitational.
Both UI cross country teams win Western Illinois Early Bird Open.
2013 -- Indoor - placed 11th in mile at Bill Bergan Invite (5:05.52), sixth at Iowa Open (5:11.50) and ran event at Big Ten Championships (5:14.61)... ran 1,000 meters at Meyo Invite (2:58.19)... ran 3,000 meters at Iowa State Classic (10:13.05)... Outdoor - placed third in 3,000 meters with a collegiate-best 10:10.46 at Lee Calhoun Invite... ran 1,500 meters at Big Ten Championships (4:40.72), Musco Twilight XIV (4:43.05) and Jim Click Shootout (4:46.17)... academic All-Big Ten... letterwinner... Dean's List student... Cross Country - competed at Big Ten Championships (23:26-1-6,000 meters) and Hawkeye Early Bird Invite (11:14.79-3,000 meters)... also raced in open event at Pre-National Invite, placing 51st in 23:19.15 (6,000 meters)... academic all-Big Ten... team earned USTFCCCA all-academic honors... letterwinner.
2012 -- Indoor - did not compete... Outdoor - ran 1,500 meters at Tom Botts Invite (4:45.78) and Arkansas Spring Invite (4:47.26)... Cross Country - placed fourth at Western Illinois Early Bird (15:41-4,000 meters)... also ran 4,000 meters at Toledo Bubble Buster (15:15) and 3 miles at Bradley Open (18:51)... Big Ten distinguished scholar... academic All-Big Ten... team earned USTFCCCA all-academic honors... letterwinner.
2011 -- Cross Country - redshirted... placed seventh at Iowa Invite (10:45-3,000 meters) while competing unattached... team earned USTFCCCA all-academic honors.
High School -- three-time all-state selection in cross country... two-time district champion... three-time team MVP... team placed third at the Missouri state meet senior season... two-time all-state, all-section and all-district in track... coached by Tim Levine, Keith Harder and Matt Strayhorn.
Personal -- born May 12, 1993... daughter of Craig and Stephanie Todd... biomedical engineering major.
|Todd's Collegiate Bests|
|1,000 Meters (I)||2:58.19||at Meyo Invitational||2/2/13|
|1,500 Meters (O)||4:40.72||at Big Ten Championships||5/11/13|
|Mile (I)||5:05.52||at Bill Bergan Invitational||1/26/13|
|3,000 Meters (I)||10:13.05||at Iowa State Classic||2/8/13|
|3,000 Meters (O)||10:10.46||at Lee Calhoun Invitational||4/13/13|
|3,000 Meters (CC)||11:14.79||Hawkeye Early Bird Invitational||8/30/13|
|4,000 Meters (CC)||15:15||at Toledo Bubble Buster||9/21/12|
|Three Miles (CC)||18:51||at Bradley Open||9/7/12|
|6,000 Meters (CC)||23:26.1||at Big Ten Championships||10/27/13|