Junior Sitia Martinez is now ranked first in C-USA in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 59.57
The team will take part in the Penn Relays on April 23 and the Tom Jones Memorial Invitational on April 24
The Owls had 204 student-athletes make the Honor Roll and 34 win the Commissioner's Academic Medal
The team will stay in-state to compete in the Embry-Riddle Spike's Classic and 2015 Pepsi Florida Relays
Amélie Svensson claimed first in the 1500 meter and the team had another eight top-five finishes
FAU Women's Cross Country participated in the annual Girls on the Run 5k on Nov. 23, 2014.
800M - 2:35.13 (outdoor)
1500M - 4:53.32 (outdoor)
Mile - 5:21.33 (indoor)
3K - 10.21.42 (indoor)
5K - 17:33.88 (outdoor)
10K - 36:24.30 (outdoor)
2014-15 (Junior):Two-time C-USA Female Cross Country Athlete of the Week...helped lead the team to a second place finish at the Disney Cross Country Classic in which she took fourth out of 250 runners with a time of 18:11.37... finished third in the 5k at the USF Invitational with a time of 18:32.90 and helped secure fourth place for the team...claimed 12th in the 5k at the Mountain Dew Invitational with a season-best time of 17:50.45.
2013-14 (Sophomore): Opened the seasoncoming in fourth in in the 5K (17:30.1) at the USF Invitational and named Conference USA Female Cross Country Athlete of the Week for her performance...finished in the top 10 in the next three cross country meets...opened the indoor season with a personal best in the mile (5:21.33) at the Jimmy Carnes Invitational...finished second in the 5K (17:55.52) at the Akron Invitational...placed first in the 5K (18:09.94) in the Miami Hurricane Invitational...placed seventh in the Conference USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in the 10K (36:40.43).
High School Accomplishments
Made all-country for cross country her sophomore and senior years...a part of cross country state-qualifying team sophomore, junior and senior years...BCAA runner-up as a sophomore...17th place at state that same season...personal record is 18:58.
Daughter of Christina and Rodney Sell...biology major...born in Frederick, Maryland...plans to attend the University of Miami Medical School and become a trauma surgeon.