Seven men and six women recognized on Big 12's All-Academic first and second teams
REDSHIRT JUNIOR (2011) Finished second overall at the Haskell Invitational (10/8) with a season-best 5K time of 19:29.00... Was the Jayhawks' No. 5 finisher at the Bob Timmons Classic (9/3), placing 12th and completing the 5K in 20:44.60... Season's best 6K time came in the B Race of the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (10/14), a 90th-place finish with a time of 23:43.50... Earned Big 12 Runner of the Week honors (10/11)... Named to Academic All-Big 12 First Team.
JUNIOR (2010) Competed in one meet for KU, collecting a fifth-place finish at the Bob Timmons Classic (9/4), clocking in with a 5K time of 19:41.90... utilized redshirt.
SOPHOMORE (2009) Ran in five of the Jayhawks' six meets... Turned in a career-best 5K time of 19:08.70 at the OSU Cowboy Jamboree (10/3), where she finished 94th... Competed in her first collegiate 6K at the ISU Pre-Nationals Invitational, clocking in at 23:08.90 to take 36th in the women's open division (10/17)... A member of KU's Big 12 Championships (10/31) squad, finishing the 6K race in 24:13.52.
FRESHMAN (2008) Finished in 19th place at the Bob Timmons Classic in a 5K time of 21:01.10... Placed 22nd at the Missouri Cross Country Challenge with a 5K time of 21:11.24.
HIGH SCHOOL Four-year letterwinner in both cross country and track... Lettered two years in basketball and one year in soccer... Owns Blue Valley High School records in both the 4K and 5K... State of Kansas All-Metro honorable mention all four years (2004-2007)... Placed fifth at AAU nationals as a member of the Brocaw Blazers AAU team in 2006... Finished eighth at AAU Nationals in 2007... Named runner of the week once in 2005... Rookie of the Year selection in 2004... Finished in the top 25 all four years at the state meet (eighth, 24th, 22nd and 22nd, respectively)... Earned player of the year honors in basketball.
PERSONAL Daughter of John and Sabra Wiegers... Majoring in business with a minor in French.