Cross Country: Finished 18th at the Spider Open ... Took 28th at the Tribe Open
Indoor: Ran a season-best 10:40.44 to finish fourth in the 3,000m at the Vince Brown Invitational.
Outdoor: Finished the 5,000m at the Colonial relays in 18:16.06 ... Ran the 10,000m at the CAA Championships.
Cross Country: Redshirted ... Ran twice unattached.
Prep: Ran at Grapevine HS in Texas for her freshman year and sophomore
cross country, before moving to Virginia and completing her career at
Brentsville District ... Earned all-district cross country honors as a
sophomore ... Three-times qualified for the Texas State Community
Problem Solving competition ... For Brentsville, was the district cross
country runner-up in 2008 and won in 2009 ... Won the region both years
... All-state honoree in 2008 ... Also earned all-state indoor track
honors at 3,200m in the winter of 2008 ... All-District and all-region
indoors and outdoors in 2008, in both the 1,600m and 3,200m ...
All-District outdoors at 3,200m each of the past two years ... Named
Runner of the Year by the Washington Post in 2008, as well as by the Manassas Journal-Messenger that same year ... First-team All-Washington Area cross country in 2009, by the Washington Post.
Personal: Daughter of Rachael and Timothy Bartels ... Enjoys playing with her dogs and shoe-shopping.