Kia Heller-Spencer
Kia  Heller-Spencer

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Naples, FL

High School:
Gulf Coast HS

Height:
5-6

Event:
XC/Distance


04/01/2015

Two Meets on the Docket for Track & Field This Week

The team will stay in-state to compete in the Embry-Riddle Spike's Classic and 2015 Pepsi Florida Relays

03/21/2015

Track and Field Takes Home Another Win to Conclude Hurricane Invitational

Amélie Svensson claimed first in the 1500 meter and the team had another eight top-five finishes

03/20/2015

Track and Field Shines at Hurricane Invitational

Frida Thorsås set a new school record in the javelin and the team had seven runners break onto FAU's All-Time Top 10 List

02/26/2015

Track & Field Sees First C-USA Champion and Breaks Five School Records at Indoor Championship

Freshman Frida Thorsås is FAU's first indoor track and field C-USA champion after winning the pentathlon

02/07/2015

Track & Field Set 14 New Records on FAU's All-Time Top 10 List at Akron Invitational

Eleven runners also set personal bests during the meet

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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