The women's 4x400 relay team finished in first place at the invitational and putting them in the lead for the conference
The Owls top performers at the Akron Invitational were Ronja Siekmann and Tatiana David.
he men's team's cumulative G.P.A. of 3.28 edged the women's (3.09) to take the departmental award.
Junior: Ran the 1-mile at the season opener, the Jimmy Carnes, in 5:51.39...at the BU Valentine Invitational, finished the 5,000 meters in 18:53.56...finished 24th in the 5,000 at the Sun Belt Indoor Championships (19:38.92)...finished 11th at the UM Hurricane Invitational in the 5,000, in a time of 19:46.27...ran her first 800 meters at the UNF Invitational, 2:36.88...also competed in the 10,000 meters there (41:49.08)...competed in the 1,500 at the UM Alumni Invite, placing 10th in 5:10.28...also was ninth there in the 3,000 meters (11:13.01)...at the Sun Belt Outdoors, ran a 40:14.97 in the 10,000 meters for a 13th-place finish.
Sophomore: At the first indoor meet of the season, the Jimmy Carnes, ran an 11:04.70 in the 3,000 meters...ran her first 10,000 meter race at the UNF Spring Break Invitational with third-best time in FAU history and a sixth-place finish, in 39:41.05...finished ninth in the 5,000 meters at the Miami Hurricane Invitational (18:48.58)...ran a 41:09.68 in the 10,000 at the Sun Belt Outdoor Championships, and a 19:48 in the 5,000 meters.
Freshman: Made her FAU track debut at the Jimmy Carnes Invitational, running an 11:07.21 in the 3,000 meters...placed 26th in the 3,000 meters with a time of 10:59.90 at the New Balance Invitational...finished 19th in the 3,000 meters at Sun Belt Indoors in 11:04.26, also finished 23rd in the 5,000 meters there...at the outdoor UM Alumni Invitational, finished 12th at 11:09.19 in the 3,000...was 12th in that event at the next meet as well, the Tom Jones Memorial Invitational, at 11:10.94...
High School: Four-time all-conference team member in cross country and track...four-time all-region selection in cross-country and three-time selection in track...four-time team MVP in both cross country and track.
Personal: Secondary education major...daughter of Karen and Tom Bary...loves beach volleyball.