Hometown: Kingston, Wash.
Previous School: Kingston HS
Eligibility: Jr. Major: General Studies
As a Sophomore: SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll…Participated in three events…Earned a fifth place finish at the Jim Ryun Invite (9/14) with a 5K time of 21:35.69…Also ran in the Saint Leo Invite (9/29) with a season best 6K time of 24:41.92…Competed in the SSC Championships (10/20) with a 6K time of 24:45.16 and a 23rd place performance.
As a Freshman: All-South Region… USTFCCCA all-academic…SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll…Ran in all eight meets in first collegiate season…Made Spartan debut at UT Early Bird Classic (9/2), finishing 26th with a 5K showing of 20:10…Posted a season-best 5K time of 19:36.46 at the USF Invitational (9/9) to finish 37th overall…Was 51st at the Florida State Invitational (9/23) and 32nd at the Disney Classic (10/8)…Part of postseason lineup as she finished 16th at SSC Championships (10/22) with a 6K clip of 24:11.76…Was 25th while registering 6K season-best time of 23:51 at NCAA South Regional (11/5)…Participated at the NCAA Championships (11/19), running the 6K in 25:30.9 to finish 150th overall.
High School: Ran for coach Karla Laubach at Kingston High School and the LOL XC…Recorded a personal best of 18:59 in the 5K, 11:42 in the two mile course, 5:34 in the mile course and 2:38 in the 800m…Came in ninth in state championship senior year (2010)…Team placed second in state (2009)…Ran at Nike cross regionals (2009-10)…Made it to states all four years of high school…All-state at Washington state championships (2010)…First-team all-league Olympic league (2010).
Personal: Graduated with a 3.97 GPA…Raised money for senior graduation…Helped out at Fourth of July race and school’s football games…Scholar athlete all four years of high school…Received most inspirational award in 2010…Captains award (2010)…Daughter Russell and Robin Bishop…Older sister Rachel…General studies major…Birthdate: 9/19/1992.