Monika Grabowiecka
Monika Grabowiecka


Ontario, Canada

High School:
Sir Winston Churchill S.S.




Multimedia Journalism

Junior: (2006 Cross Country): Placed 6th at the Nova Southeastern University Invitational 5K in of three Owls in top six finishers at that meet, with teammates Friederike Feil and Trisha Doyle...finished 32nd at the Gator Invitational 5K in a time of 19:02.29, her best time of the year at that distance...posted an 8th place finish at the Invitational 5K in a time of 20:00.23... ran a 19:56 in the Stetson Invititaional 5K to finish 4th...recorded a time of 19:08.10 at the Sun Belt Championship 5K to finish 22nd...ran a 23:32.8 at the NCAA Regional 6K, to finish 67th

(2007 Indoor Track) Placed 12th in the mile run in a time of 5:19.76 at the Florida Intercollegiates...also ran a 10:44.58 in the 3,000m run to finish 7th at that same meet...finished 15th in the mile run at the UNC Invitational (1/27)...ran a 5:14.93 mile at the Valentine Invitational (2/10)...placed 4th in the 5000 meters at Sun Belt Indoors (2/24) in a time of 18:51.97

Sophomore: (2005 Cross Country) Finished 40th at the Atlantic Sun Championship (10/29) in a time of 19:29...finished the Disney Invite (10/8) in 19:57.52...ran a season-best time of 19:54.09 at the Gator Invite (9/9).

(2006 Outdoor Track) Finished 7th in the 3,000m run with a time of 10:36.13 at the Hurricane Invitational (3/18)...ran the 5,000m in a time of 18:29.12, good for 5th at the Diet Pepsi Invitational...won the 5,000m run at the UCF Twilight meet in a time of 18:47.57

Freshman: (2004 Cross Country): Finished 16th at the A-Sun Championship (10/30) with a time of 19:25 ... ran her personal-best 5k time of 18:50 at the Disney Invitational (10/9).

(2005 Track) Competed in the 1,500m, 3,000m, and 5,000m ... broke the 5,000m school record at the Florida Relays (3/26) with a time of 17:57.13 ... finished in sixth place in the 5,000m at the A-Sun Championship (4/16) with a time of 17:57.

High School: Coached by Gerry Hinton at Sir Winston Churchill...member of the first-place women's provincial team for four consecutive 2003 provincials, placed first in provincials in 800m and second in 1500m...member of Niagara Olympic Club.

Personal: Multimedia Journalism major ...born September 19, 1984 in Czarno-Wasy Poland...daughter of Dorothy Grabowiecka, Rob Bell, and Alexander Grabowiecka.

Personal Bests
800m: 2:13
1,500m: 4:38
1,600m: 5:33
3,000m: 10:38
5,000m: 17:57
5k (CC): 18:50
6k (CC): 23:58