Freshman Frida Thorsås is FAU's first indoor track and field C-USA champion after winning the pentathlon
Events will be held on Feb. 25-26 in Birmingham, Ala.
Sophomore Deja Jones claimed second out of 65 in the 200m dash
The bulk of the events will be held on Saturday, Feb. 14
Eleven runners also set personal bests during the meet
First win of the season at the Hilton Garden Invitational in the 200 meter (24.78)...tied for firstin FAU history in the 200m indoor (24.55), which was accomplished at the Cupid Invitational...third in school history in 60m indoor (7.65)...third in the 200m outdoor (23.97) on FAU's All-Time Top 10 List...fifth in 100m outdoor (11.88) at FAU and finished second in the event at the North Florida Invitational...named to Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll...two-time FAU Student-Athlete of the Week.
High School Accomplishments
Ran for head coach Marco Martinez at Fort White High School...member of National Honor Society (NHS)...Gainesville Sun All-Area first team 2011-2013 for the 300m hurdles...graduated with honors and a 3.8 GPA...set school records in 100m, 200m, 400m and 300m hurdles.
Majoring in exercise science and helth promotions...daughter of Marco and Regina Martinez.