Oregon State Track And Field Luminaries Help Unveil New Facility
The Oregon State cross country team finished in 16th place out of 31 teams at the NCAA West Regional hosted by Stanford today.
The Oregon State women's cross country team is set to compete at the NCAA West Regional on Saturday in Stanford, Calif. The women's 6,000 meter race is set to start at 11:15 a.m.
Head Cross Country Coach Kelly Sullivan is being inducted into the Willamette University Athletics Hall of Fame for his coaching career at his alma mater.
The Oregon State cross country team finishe ninth today at the Pac-12 Championships. Arizona State hosted the event this year in Phoenix, Ariz.
OREGON STATE CROSS COUNTRY
2011: Ran three times during the fall cross country season ... Finished 11th at the Bill Dellinger Invite with a time of 16:59.35 on the 5,000-meter course ... Also ran 6,000 meters at both the Pac-12 Championships (20:55) and the NCAA West Regional (21:29).
2010: Competed in the 4,500 meters once and the 6,000 meters four times ... Best finish in the 6,000 meters was 14th with a season best time of 20:49.40 at the Bill Dellinger Invitational.
2009: Helped team to win over Portland State at Pre's Trail to kick off season with eighth place finish ... Posted a top-20 finish at the Sundodger Invite, boosting team to second place ... Second-best finisher at the Bill Dellinger Invite ... Competed at Pre-Nationals ... At the Pac-10 Championships, had the top finish for the team ... Also competed at NCAA West Regional.
OREGON STATE INDOOR TRACK
2012: Ran the mile on four occasions during the indoor season ... Re-set a school record in the mile when she ran 4:37.57 at the UW Final Qualifier in March ... Earned USTFCCCA Second Team All-America honors by finishing 13th overall in the mile (4:46.93) at the NCAA Championships (3/9).
2011: Competed in the 3,000 meters with a time of 9:35.99 and an eighth place finish at the University of Washington Last Chance meet (3/5).
2010: Competed three times in the indoor mile ... Set the school record in the indoor mile at the Husky Classic (2/13) with a first place time of 4:50.90.
OREGON STATE OUTDOOR TRACK
2012: Notched her second-consecutive USTFCCCA All-America Honorable Mention nod by finishing 22nd overall in the 1,500m at the NCAA Championships (4:27.93) ... Set the school record in the 1,500 when she ran 4:17.77 at the Payton Jordan Invite (4/29) ... Finished sixth in the 1,500 at the Pac-12 Championships, running 4:20.96 ... Ran the 800m once, posting the team's best time of the season at the John Knight Twilight (2:10.26) ... Also named to the Pac-12 All-Academic Second Team.
2011: Earned All-American Honorable Mention honors ... Advanced to the NCAA West Regional for the second straight year qualifying for the NCAA Championships (5/28) in the 5,000 meters with a school-record time of 16:05.04 and a fourth place finish ... Became the first female athlete to qualify for the NCAA Championships since the program was reinstated in 2005 ... Competed in the 5,000 meters at the NCAA Championships (6/10) finishing 24th in the 5,000 meters with a time of 17:05.61 ... Finished second overall at the Stanford Invitational (3/25) in the 5,000 meters - the only time she competed in the race - with a then-school record time of 16:19.00 ... Posted the team's fastest time of the season in the 800 meters at the John Knight Invitational (4/8), good for third all-time ... Followed shortly after with a then-school record time of 4:18.73 in the 1,500 meters at the Payton Jordan Invitational (5/1) before finishing second overall at the Pac-10 Championships (5/14) ... Earned Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention.
2010: Advanced to the NCAA West Regional in the 1,500-meter run ... Was named Pac-10 All-Academic Honorable Mention ... Season-best time in the 1,500 meters was a preliminary time of 4:23.86 at the Pac-10 Championships (5/15)... Best finish in the 1,500 meters was ninth in the prelims of the Pac-10 Championships ... Competed twice in the 5,000-meter run ... Won the John Knight Twilight 800-meter run with a time of 2:12.09 ... Competed once in the 1,500 meters at the Stanford Invitational (3/26) and once in the 1,000 meters at the Oregon Preview (3/20).
WHATCOM COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Competed in cross country and track under Joel Pearson ... Named All-American in 2007 ... Won the NWAACC Cross Country Championships.
MOUNT BOUCHERIE SECONDARY: Competed in swimming ... Honor Roll, Principal's List
PERSONAL: Daughter of Craig and Catherine Carlyle ... Family includes one older sister Erin and one younger brother, Scott ... Business major ... Chose Oregon State "because of Kelly, the girls and the weather and trails in Corvallis."