Eileen Schweiss
    Eileen Schweiss


    Festus, Mo.

    High School:


    TFRRS Bio

    Personal Bests
    4K 15:57.2
    5K 18:29.52
    6K 22:37

    Ran in five meets for SIU...Finished 38th at the MVC Championships as a part of the first Saluki women's cross country conference title since 1992...Posted two top-20 finishes...Best finish came at the Saluki Invitational (11th)...Awarded the 2013 Lincoln Academy student laureate, which is awarded to to one distinguished senior student at each four year institution in the state of Illinois by the Lincoln Academy of Illinois.

    Ran in seven meets...Best finish was seventh at the SIU Early Bird...Finished 45th at the MVC Championships and 133rd at the NCAA Midwest Regionals.

    Competed in all seven meets for the Salukis... Notched four top-15 finishes, including an eighth place finish at the Saluki Invitational with a time of 19:38.1.

    Competed in all seven meets during the 2010 season... Took top-15 meets during the first three meets of the season, including a season-best sixth place finish at the Saluki Invitational... Recorded a season-low 5K time at the Greater Louisville Classic with a time of 19:12.98.

    High School
    Earned all-conference, all-district and all-sectional honors in all four years at Herculaneum High School...Finished in the top 10 at the cross country state finals all four years, including a first place finish during her junior year in 2008...Earned all-state track honors in the 1600m, 3200m, and 4x800 relay during senior season...Team won state cross country title each of her four years on the team...Member of student council and National Honor Society...Named Missouri Bright Flight Scholar.

    Full name is Eileen Nicole Schweiss...Born on April 25, 1992, in Columbia, Mo...Daughter of Kirk and Jan Schweiss...Father is a mechanical engineer, while mother is an electrical engineer...Majoring in mechanical engineering.