Freshman Frida Thorsås is FAU's first indoor track and field C-USA champion after winning the pentathlon
Eleven runners also set personal bests during the meet
The meet will be held on Friday, Feb. 6 and Saturday, Feb. 7 in Akron, Ohio
The meet will be held on Friday, Jan. 23 in Gainesville, Fla.
Collegiate teams from all over the country are participating with competition beginning at 9 a.m. in Chapel Hill, N.C.
FAU Women's Cross Country participated in the annual Girls on the Run 5k on Nov. 23, 2014.
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)
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).
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.
Daughter of Stephen and Jill Heller...elementary education major...likes to play sports...hopes to become an elementary school teacher.