Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award
Ten Saluki women earned Scholar-Athlete distinction, the most for a single team male or female in 2014.
Ashley Gaston (discus) and Luke James (triple jump) won individual MVC titles on Sunday, and Josh Freeman (MVC Most Outstanding Field Athlete) and Sadie Darnell (Elite 18) were recognized as MVC award recipients.
SIU swept both the men's and women's 800 meter run for the second-straight week.
Including SIU, four Valley schools will be in competition at the Redbird Invitational.
Photos from Day Two of the 2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, 3.29.14.
Photos from Day Two of the SIU Invite, Feb. 8, 2014.
Photos from Day One of the Indiana Relays, Jan. 31, 2014
2012 MVC Outdoor Championships
Part of All-MVC distance medley relay team that finished third at the MVC Indoor Championships, which ran the third-fastest time in Saluki history at 11:52.67...Scored at the MVC Outdoor Championships in the 1500m and 5000m races, where she finished eighth in both...Part of women's 4x1600 meter relay at Drake Relays that broke the school record with a time of 20:06.75...Held team bests in the mile (4:58.58) indoors and the 1500 meter run (4:35.80) outdoors...Set personal bests in the outdoor 800m (2:19.95), 1500m, mile, indoor 3000m (10:04.81) and outdoor 5000m (17:32.81)...PR in the mile currently ranks ninth all-time at SIU and PR in the 1500m ranks tenth...Ran in three events (mile, 3000m, DMR) in five meets indoors and four events (800m, 1500m, 5000m, 4x1600) in five meets outdoors...Posted nine top-third finishes.
Ran in four events (Mile, 800m, 1500m, 3000s) in 11 total meets in the indoor and outdoor seasons...Tallied three total top-five finishes.
Two time all-sectional selection...State qualifier sophomore and junior year...Varsity letter winner in outdoor track, swimming, and cross country...First Vernon Hills High School athlete to qualify to the IHSA state meet in three sports
Born October 4, 1992 in Highland Park, Illinois...Daughter of Mark and Lisa Gallagher...Has one sister, Erin...Majoring in exercise science.