Kia Heller-Spencer
Kia Heller-Spencer

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Naples, FL

High School:
Gulf Coast HS

Height:
5-6

Event:
XC/Distance


01/21/2015

Track & Field to Compete at Jimmy Carnes Invitational

The meet will be held on Friday, Jan. 23 in Gainesville, Fla.

01/14/2015

Track & Field to Open Season at Art and Linda Maillet UNC Open

Collegiate teams from all over the country are participating with competition beginning at 9 a.m. in Chapel Hill, N.C.

12/04/2014

Men's and Women's Cross Country Participate in the Boca Raton PAL Holiday Mile

Michael Vidal took first overall out of more than 350 runners

11/14/2014

Women's Cross Country Completes Season at NCAA South Regional Championship

Three runners broke into FAU's All-Time Top 10 List for the 6k

11/12/2014

Cross Country to Participate in NCAA South Regional Championships

The women's 6k begins at 9 a.m. and the men's 10k will begin at 10 a.m.

12/01/2014

Girls on the Run Event

FAU Women's Cross Country participated in the annual Girls on the Run 5k on Nov. 23, 2014.

Personal Records

800M - 2:38.10 (indoor)

1500M - 5:03.90 (outdoor)

Mile - 5:27.06 (indoor)

3000M- 10:53.13 (indoor)

5K- 18:41.04 (outdoor)

Athletic Accomplishments

2014-15 (Junior):Took 18th in the 5k at the Disney Cross Country Classic with a time of 19:11.57...set a personal best time in the 5k at C-USA Championships with a time of 18:40, which earned her 46th place...ran the 6k in 22:16.50 at the NCAA South Regional Championship.

Made her FAU debut at 2012 FGCU Invitational...finished in 38th for the 5K at the 2013 Sun Belt Conference Outdoor Track Championships (19:48.54)...took ninth-place honors at the 2013 UM Hurricane Alumni Invitational (11:19.22).

Academic Accomplishments

Received academic honors for a GPA of 3.0 or higher in the spring 2012 and fall 2012 semesters.

High School Accomplishments

Ran for coach Paul Barlow...was named all-conference sophomore year...qualified for state for three years...part of school record-breaking 4x800 relay team.

Personal

Daughter of Stephen and Jill Heller...elementary education major...likes to play sports...hopes to become an elementary school teacher.

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