The Oregon State track and field team had an impressive showing tonight at the John Knight Twilight meet, hosted by the Western Oregon University Wolves.
OREGON STATE CROSS COUNTRY:
2010: Competed four times in the 6,000 meters ... Best finish was 49th at the Bill Dellinger Invitational ... Best time was 22:25.11 at the NCAA West Regionl.
2009: Competed in five meets during cross country ... One of the team's top runners ... Raced at the Pac-10 Championships and NCAA West Regional. (2008) Redshirted the cross country season.
OREGON STATE INDOOR TRACK:
2011: Competed in the mile at the University of Washington Invitational (1/29) placing seventh with a time of 5:13.42.
OREGON STATE OUTDOOR TRACK:
2011: Competed in eight track meets ... Competed four times in the 1,500 meter run ... Best time in the 1,500 meters was 4:35.80 at the Oregon Twilight (5/6) ... Best finish in the 1,500 meters was a third place finish at the Oregon Relays (4/22) ... Competed three times in the 3,000 meter steeplechase ... Best time in the 3,000 meter steeplechase was 10:45.23 at the Mt. SAC Relays (4/14) ... Best finish in the 3,000 meter steeplechase was a sixth place finish at the SFS Distance Carnival (3/25) ... Competed once in the 2,000 meter steeplechase at the Oregon Preview (3/19) finishing third with a time of 7:12.75 ... Earned Pac-10 All-Academic Honorable Mention. 2010:Earned Pac-10 All-Academic Honorable Mention ... Competed in seven track meets ... Competed four times in the 3,000 meter steeplechase ... Best time in the 3,000 meter steeplechase was 11:17.22 at the Oregon Relays (4/30) when she finished seventh ... Won the 3,000 meter steeplechase event at the Lewis & Clark Invitational (4/17) ... competed twice in the 1,500 meters and finished third at the Linfield Icebreaker (3/6) with a time of 4:51.21 ... competed once in the 3,000 meter run at the Oregon Preview (3/20). 2009: Redshirted the track season.
CLEVELAND HIGH SCHOOL: Competed in cross country and track under head coach Kent Siebold.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Carmel Charland ... Family includes siblings, Aaron, Elizabeth, Maria, Kelsey and Duncan ... Step-father Jay Charland attended Oregon State ... Geography major.